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UFCJC Alumnus Elected as President of the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication

Del Galloway, APR, B.S. Public Relations 1981, M.A.M.C. 1983 and Hall of Fame 2002, was recently elected to a three-year term as president of the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC). He is the first public relations and strategic communications professional to lead the Council in its 77-year history and has represented the Public Relations Society of America on the Council since 2018.

Galloway, based in Washington, D.C., has served as the Senior Vice President of Communications for Wells Fargo’s Atlantic and Pacific Regions since 2014. Previously he served as United Way Worldwide Vice President of Communications and Brand Leadership, as Executive Director for Public Advocacy at the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, as a partner at the Jacksonville, Florida, advertising and public relations agency Husk Jennings, and as President and CEO of the Public Relations Society of America for 2004-2005.

ACEJMC is the agency responsible for the evaluation of professional journalism and mass communications programs in colleges and universities. Currently, there are 119 schools in the U.S. and outside the country, including the UF College of Journalism and Communications, that are accredited by ACEJMC.

Posted: August 30, 2022
Category: Alumni News, College News
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