About Us

SNPA Officers/Directors

Foundation Trustees

SNPA Staff

Southern Newspaper Publishers Association isn't just an industry association. It's a special relationship.  All SNPA communications, meetings and events focus intensely on inspiring members to excel. 

SNPA stands out among industry associations for unique networking opportunities, its focus on problem-solving, aggregation of information, dissemination of best practices, affordable and effective technology-enhanced training and its leadership in championing the newspaper industry.   

SNPA's mission is to be the most valuable personal network for publishers to find and exchange ideas, solve problems and develop their businesses. 

The association, founded in 1903, includes more 500 print and digital newspapers and nearly 90 R&D partners that supply goods and services to the newspaper industry.

SNPA's Board of Directors includes four officers, one representative from each Southeastern state, and four at-large delegates.

The SNPA Foundation

The SNPA Foundation provides professional development programs for newspaper employees.  The Foundation's newest venture – Online Media Campus – provides high-quality, FREE webinars that help media professionals develop new job skills without leaving their offices.  More than 40 state and regional associations partner with the SNPA Foundation to promote these web-based programs.

SNPA Foundation programs are supported by an endowment fund.  Contributors include newspapers throughout the South, newspaper companies throughout the country, newspaper industry suppliers and numerous individuals.

The SNPA Foundation is led by a nine-member Board of Trustees.