News

Here you’ll find recent happenings, updates, upcoming program announcements, and more!

PR Summer Social

PR Summer Social

PR Summer Social Thank you to our friends at the PA Public Relations Society and everyone who joined us in July for our joint Summer Social! It was a fun night of meeting new people and enjoying the warm weather! We look forward to connecting with everyone from PPRS...

On the Road in the Fall

On the Road in the Fall

Most of our chapter events are held in the Harrisburg area, but the PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter covers a much larger geography. This year, we’ve begun holding a series of “On the Road” events to get to know members. In April, we hit the road to visit State...

Welcome to Our Chapter!

Welcome to Our Chapter!

 We are happy to welcome several new members to the PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter: Madeline Elizabeth Hadfield Erika Hudock Laura Matos Emily Suhr  

Meet Jason Kirsch, APR

Meet Jason Kirsch, APR

Jason Kirsch, APR PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter Accreditation Chair Jason’s involvement in PRSA traces back to his time at Shippensburg University, when he was a member of PRSSA. After earning his master’s degree from Bloomsburg University and moving to...

Welcome to Our Chapter!

Welcome to Our Chapter!

We are happy to welcome Michael McMullen as the newest member of the PRSA Central Pennsylvania Chapter.  

Meet Chapter Leaders

Andrew Shumway Andrew is a public relations and media educator who strives to help students connect their varied interests to the field of public relations. As the Lead of the Student Chapter Committee, Andrew serves as the liaison between PRSA Central PA and our...

5 Questions with a Chapter Member

Our chapter members have diverse backgrounds, interests and career aspirations. Let’s get to know each other! In this newsletter, we’re kicking off a q-and-a series featuring your fellow chapter members. These answers are edited for length and clarity.   Meet Nell...

Virtual APR Boot Camp

April 6-8: APR Virtual Boot Camp This course is designed to provide a setting for busy professionals to focus on final preparations. It’s strongly recommended that candidates complete previous preparations through our local chapter, on their own, or by taking the APR...

Meet Your Leadership

Joel Huffer Joel Huffer joined the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) in 2021 and volunteers with our chapter. Joel works at F&M Trust, a 116-year-old independent community bank with 21 offices across Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, and Huntingdon counties....