Communication Strategies

Information and Communications (I&C) Committee fosters the collection and dissemination of knowledge and information for aiding in professional development, and elevating the role of educational facilities professionals. Knowledge and information includes research projects, books and publications, including the APPA Facilities Manager Magazine, FPI surveys and reports, the APPA website, the APPA Body of Knowledge (BOK), and Inside APPA e-newsletter.

The I&C Committee solicits, promotes, and supports interests research and knowledge sharing events and activities. The committee is responsible for reviewing articles and selecting a recipient for the APPA annual “Rex Dillow Award” for best featured article in Facilities Manager Magazine.

For assistance or questions, please contact Paul Marquardt, Interim Chair, Communications Strategies by email at


• We’ll feature one article monthly
• Focus on innovations at our member institutions
• The Information & Communications Committee will review all submissions
• Articles may be edited for size and clarity
• No promotional articles will be accepted
• For the PCAPPA website, minimum of 100 words and maximum of 200 words
• For APPA publications, minimum of 750 words and maximum of 2,200 words
• Graphics to be submitted separately — see full guidelines for details


For the full PCAPPA editorial guidelines click here

For the full APPA editorial guidelines click here

Please fill out the following form to submit your article:

If article intended for the PCAPPA website, word limit is 200. If for APPA magazine, word limit is 2200.