The Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) is a nonprofit, professional organization dedicated to promoting public schools through effective communications. TSPRA, an award winning chapter of the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA), was chartered in 1962 and incorporated in 1977. With more than 800 members, TSPRA is comprised primarily of public information and communications professionals who serve the public school districts and education organizations of Texas. The membership also includes education foundation staff and boards that support our public schools, superintendents, school administrators, principals, executive directors, web/technology/electronic media and graphic professionals, teachers, school consultants, vendors and others who support public education in the state.
TSPRA provides professional development, resources and networking opportunities for our members and others in the education community. The association also collaborates with other organizations whose goals are in harmony with our Mission Statement and Statement of Commitment. Linsae Snider, TSPRA's executive director, oversees the day-to-day operation of the association at the state office in Austin, Texas. TSPRA, an incorporated, non-profit 501(c)(3) education association, is governed by an Executive Committee. Only TSPRA Professional members may hold office and vote.
TSPRA does not adopt a legislative agenda nor does it lobby the legislature urging the adoption of specific proposals.
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