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Job Posting: Writer/Editor

Job Posting: Writer/Editor

Writer/Editor – Pennsylvania Bar Association The Pennsylvania Bar Association seeks a senior editorial specialist to write, edit and layout its semimonthly membership newspaper. Candidate must have at least five years of enterprise writing and graphic layout...

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 of distinction,...

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 curating and art-making...

The Ethical Practice of Public Relations Begins with You

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 Officer, along with...

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 experience in strategy,...

Meet Leadership: Molly McGowan

Molly McGowan, APR, has been a member of PRSA since 2007 and has held leadership roles in the Central PA PRSA Chapter for about a decade. She is currently President-Elect and volunteers on the Programming Committee. She has previously served as Awards Chair,...

2021 Keystone Awards

2021 Keystone Awards

It's that time of year to start percolating, noodling, pondering and contemplating the projects you've led, tactics you've enhanced, and strategies you've put in place. This year's Keystone Awards planning is underway!The deadline for submissions is Friday, Oct. 1,...

Sponsors … Sponsors … Sponsors?

Sponsors … Sponsors … Sponsors?

We’re seeking sponsors for our monthly events. Sponsorships are a great way to support our community of local communicators and provide exposure for the supporting sponsor. We’re asking each member to consider their personal and professional networks for potential...

Stay Tuned: Membership Survey to Chart Course for 2022

Stay Tuned: Membership Survey to Chart Course for 2022

What would you like the chapter to provide you in 2022 and beyond?  Are we missing something?  Need more of something? Are there topics you would like us to tackle, experiences or resources you need or opportunities you seek?Start considering your responses and...