APRO Committees

The APRO Board of Directors serve as leaders of the association committees to tackle industry issues. Below is a list of current committees and the participating APRO committee members.

Communications & PR

Communications Committee Mission Statement
To provide support for APRO’s full-time publications staff, and provide recommendations on policy matters, editorial focus, and reader education, as well as sources for new advertising revenue. Through the association’s publications, the committee will also help other committees as they work to achieve their goals.
  • Shirin Kanji, Chairman
  • Adam Sutton

Finance & Budget

  • Terah Vail, Chairman
  • Michael Bennett
  • Jonathan Rose

Government Relations

Government Relations Committee Mission Statement
To create a safe legal and legislative harbor for the rent-to-own industry in the 50 state legislatures and in the U. S. Congress.
  • Robbie Kamerschen, Chairman
  • David Harrison
  • Ed Winn, III


Membership Committee Mission Statement
To increase and maintain membership at the highest possible levels, and to set the standard of service for our membership.
  • Trent Agin, Chairman
  • Chad Fosdick


  • David David, Chairman
  • Chris Kale
  • Gopal Reddy

Political Action

  • Robbie Kamerschen, Chairman
  • Ed Winn, III
  • Jill McClure

State Association Coordination

State Association Coordination Committee Mission Statement
To increase communications through the state associations in order to share ideas, increase participation, solidify existing organizations where requested and, if necessary, provide assistance in starting new state associations.
  • Mark Connelly, Chair
  • Phillip Bumbry
  • Dennis Adams

Vendor Advisory

Vendor Advisory Committee Mission Statement
To act as an advisory committee to the APRO President and Board of Directors on matters affecting the annual national conference & trade show.
  • Bill French, APRO Board Liaison

More info about the VAC