The Public Affairs Council is the leading nonpartisan, nonpolitical association for public affairs professionals worldwide.

Signature Events & Programs

Showcase the success of your advocacy programs. Submit your nomination.

Learn best practices in grassroots, communications and engagement strategy from the profession’s top experts. February 5-8, 2018 in Orlando, Fla.

Give your career the attention it deserves. A council certificate is an “investment in you.”

News & Research

Trump opted out, but many companies and cities across the country said “We are still in,” reaffirming their commitment to meet greenhouse gas targets.

Just released! The PAC community’s most comprehensive benchmarking reports for corporations and associations.

A new bill regarding the FEC would alter how trade association PACs solicit their corporate members.

What Your Peers Gain from Council Membership


Brenda Mainwaring
Union Pacific Railroad

“I rely on PAC and its top-notch staff to keep my Public Affairs team on top of developing issues.”


Donna K. Rhudy
Toyota Motor North America

“The Public Affairs Council is world class and a leader in the development of successful public affairs professionals.”

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Ellie Nieves
The Guardian Life Insurance Company

“The Public Affairs Council is an outstanding organization that has provided The Guardian Life Insurance Company with invaluable resources.”

Contact Us

U.S. office:
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Public Affairs Council
2121 K St. N.W., Suite 900
Washington, DC 20037
(+1) 202.787.5950

European office:
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Public Affairs Council
Square Ambiorix 10
1000 Brussels