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PRSA/PPRS Joint Winter Social – Dec. 8, 2021

  Joint Winter Social Wednesday, December 8, 2021, 6 to 8 p.m. $20 for members | $25 for nonmembers, family & friends      Note: After registering, you should receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive one, please check your spam...

Emerge into a Celebration!

  Annual Keystone Awards Luncheon Tuesday, November 16, 2021, Noon to 2 p.m. $30 for members | $40 for nonmembers | $15 for students If it’s one thing we all need after the past couple of years, it’s the chance to celebrate and connect together!...

APR Training

Thinking About Earning Your APR? “The mentors weren’t just knowledgeable about how to prepare, but also very encouraging! They helped take something that looked like a mammoth task and broke it down into manageable steps. And because of the...

2021 Keystone Award Winners Announced

The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (Central PA PRSA) today announced 27 award-winning projects with a record-number award submissions to date.

Meet Leadership: Dwendy Johnson, Director and Programming Committee Chair

Employed with Gift of Life Donor Program almost 20 years, Dwendy Johnson currently serves as a Community Relations Supervisor. She is responsible for staff skill development in areas of public speaking and presentation skills, marketing techniques,...

Meet Leadership: Amy Meadows, CPSM, Director

Amy joined the PRSA Central PA chapter in 2020 and became a director on its board of directors in 2021. She also helps with the awards committee. Amy attended her first PRSA Central PA chapter event in 2018 after hearing about the Keystone Awards...

Donate to Kenneth G. Robinson, APR Memorial Scholarship

An easy way to give!  Are you looking for a way to help students and invest in the future of PR? If so, support our newest collaborative endeavor with PPRS: the Kenneth G. Robinson, APR Memorial Scholarship, via direct donation or through a United...

Become a chapter leader!

Like to roll up your sleeves? Become a chapter leader! If you’d like to play a more active role in our chapter activities while building connections and leadership skills, now is the time. We are recruiting our leadership team for 2022, and we’d...

Congrats to Michelle Tiemeyer, APR!

Congratulations to Michelle Tiemeyer, communications specialist, principal for BAE Systems Inc. in York and a Public Affairs Officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve, who recently earned Accreditation in Public Relations (APR)! The APR credential is a mark...

Meet Leadership: Alysha Davis, Communications & Public Service Lead

Meet Alysha Davis, Communications and Public Service Lead Alysha Davis has been a member of PRSA since 2018 and volunteers with the Central PA Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). Alysha works at Lovell Communications, a...

Meet Leadership: Emily A. Branch, Treasurer

Emily A. Branch serves as treasurer of the Central PA Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and resides in West Reading. An advocate for the arts, education, and community, Emily pivoted her company, Cage Free Design, from...

The Ethical Practice of Public Relations Begins with You

By Bob Saline, APR, Fellow PRSA; and William Swanger, APR, Fellow PRSA and PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter Ethics Officer Over the course of the next few newsletters, William Swanger, APR, Fellow PRSA and PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter Ethics...

Meet Leadership: Ángela Capeles, DE&I Chair

Ángela joined the chapter’s leadership as the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair in 2018.  Ángela is a founder, educator, strategist, champagne-lover, and soon-to-be doctor in philosophy. She possesses over nine years of international...