Jennifer Riddell, Account manager in Public Affairs at Four Communications, has been elected to the 2012-13 APPC (Association of Professional Political Consultants) Young Consultants' Committee. In a voluntary role, Jennifer will work alongside 13 other committee members and the APPC Management Committee to set the general direction of the Association, ensure that members adhere to the Code of Conduct, and oversee the other activities of the APPC.
The APPC is the self-regulatory body for UK public affairs professionals in the consultancy sector. The APPC strives to ensure transparency and openness by maintaining a register of political consultants, enforce high standards by requiring members to adhere to a code of conduct, promote understanding of the public affairs sector amongst politicians, the media and others.
For more information about the APPC, of which Four Communications is a member, visit www.appc.org.uk.