12 PR Practitioners #GetChartered at final assessment day of the year

An assessment day in London on Monday 25 November saw twelve PR professionals obtain Chartered PR Practitioner status. Members were assessed on their skills, knowledge and competencies in ethics, strategy and leadership by a team of senior practitioners, led by Emily Cheyne Chart.PR, MCIPR.

The 12 new Chartered Public Relations Practitioners are:

  • Katy Busby Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Jo Field Chart.PR, FCIPR 

  • Adam Harwood Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Keith Lewis Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Neil McCarrick Chart.PR, MCIPR, Dip CIPR 

  • Claire Melia-Tompkins Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Jennifer Robson Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • John Rockley Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Jill Spurr Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Ben Supple Chart.PR, MCIPR

  • Jo Twiselton Chart.PR, MCIPR 

  • Michelle Ulyatt Chart.PR, MCIPR 

CIPR President, Emma Leech Found.Chart.PR FCIPR
It’s great to see so many candidates committing to their professionalism and taking advantage of the final assessment day of this year. I’m absolutely delighted to see 12 colleagues achieve the chartership status. Many congratulations to everyone on such an amazing achievement. You have demonstrated your ability to operate strategically and have committed to maintaining the highest standards of professional practice. As President for 2019 I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all those who got Chartered this year and would encourage all eligible members to consider getting CIPR's highest grade of accreditation.
CIPR President, Emma Leech Found.Chart.PR FCIPR

Are you eligible?

If you are an MCIPR or FCIPR grade member and are registered on the CIPR CPD ladder, you can apply to become a Chartered PR Practitioner. We will need evidence of your commitment to life-long learning, which can include CIPR CPD, CIPR Qualifications/Training, or other evidence of recent professional development in public relations. Find out about the process in our Chartered Handbook.

Future assessments taking place on the following dates:

  • Thursday 13th February - London
  • Friday 20th March - Wales
  • Thursday 23 April - Scotland
  • Monday 1st June - London

Book an assessment day to #GetChartered. 

Find our more about Chartership here.


About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)

The CIPR is the Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas. The CIPR is the largest membership organisation for PR practitioners outside of North America. By size of turnover and number of individually registered members, we are the leading representative body for the PR profession and industry in Europe.

The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).