Public Relations Society of America named Joseph P. Truncale, PhD, CAE, its new CEO. He succeeds Bill Murray, who resigned after seven years. Truncale had been at National Association for Printing Leadership for 30 years, most recently as CEO. He was hired in 1984 at NAPL as member relations director. He was promoted to EVP in 1991, and became CEO in 2002. He earned a doctorate in media, culture and communications. Korn Ferry International assisted in the search.
Rick Kaplan, from strategic planning EVP to legal affairs EVP, National Association of Broadcasters. He succeeds Jane Mago, who is retiring. She joined NAB in 2004.
D. Rachael Bishop to communications and public affairs director, American Anthropological Association. She was public policy communications manager, American Chemical Society.
Tom Kennedy to executive director, American Society of Media Photographers, effective January 1, 2015. He replaces outgoing executive director Eugene Mopsik.
Julie Frantsve-Hawley, RDH, PhD, to executive director, American Association of Public Health Dentistry. She previously worked for the American Dental Association's Evidence Based Dentistry division for more than a decade.