Public Affairs Council,Manage Your World

The Public Affairs Council is the leading nonpartisan, nonpolitical association for public affairs professionals worldwide.

Signature Events & Programs

The Public Affairs Council offers two certificate programs to strengthen practitioners’ expertise and prepare them for the next level of their career: The Certificate in Public Affairs Management and the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management

October 1-3

Join us to enhance your understanding of public affairs from a Washington, D.C. perspective.

September 24-26

Once a year, leading thinkers and practitioners in state and local government relations gather to discuss current and emerging trends, best practices and tricks of the trade. Be there when it happens.

News & Research

What Your Peers Gain from Council Membership

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Madeline Ferraro
Atlantic Health

“My company’s corporate giving strategy, still going gangbusters today, was first seeded at a Council board meeting.”

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Anku Nath
John Deere

“The most important part of the Public Affairs Council is the strategic perspective that many of the staff can bring.”

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Matthew Haller
International Franchise Association

“The Public Affairs Council has really been at the center of my personal and professional development.”