Chambers Named Adviser in Residence


MSPA Advisers! Have you been looking for new ways to build your publication? The Overby Adviser Institute is a three-day professional development program that offers a fun but focused way to take your publication to the next level. Registration is open NOW! Please register before May 26th using the form provided here.

Our Adviser in Residence this year is A.J. Chambers!

A.J. Chambers, MJE, is the CavPlex-Convergence Media Director at Richland Northeast High School in Columbia, South Carolina. He advises a live-daily broadcast, RNE-TV Live, and the online digital media content for the journalism magnet. Chambers was named the 2021 JEA Broadcast Adviser of the Year and his students are state, regionally, and nationally recognized scholastic journalists.

Chambers will be speaking at the Overby Adviser Institute along with other successful advisers in the Mississippi area. Some of those include,

Lain Hughes, Jackson Preparatory School newspaper adviser
Loidha Bautista, Lafayette HS newspaper, yearbook, and broadcast adviser
Terry Cassreino, St. Joseph Catholic School newspaper, yearbook, and broadcast adviser
Shari Chumley, Tupelo HS newspaper, yearbook, and literary magazine adviser
Katrina Berry-Ivy, Tupelo HS broadcast adviser

… and more! 

We hope to see you June 20 through the 22nd in Oxford!