Welcome to Austin PRSA

Welcome to the PRSA Austin Chapter

The Austin Chapter of PRSA is a dynamic group of public relations professionals dedicated to the advancement of the profession of communications. Our members benefit from a wealth of educational information, professional services and networking opportunities locally, regionally and nationally. Whether employed in technology, government, corporate, agency, not-for-profit or other industries, PRSA Austin Chapter provides access to helpful resources for seasoned executives, mid-career managers and those who are new to the profession. 

Chapter Updates

PRSA Austin Chapter Annual Meeting and Holiday Zoom!

Join PRSA Austin for its Annual Meeting and Holiday Networking via Zoom on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 at 5 to 6 p.m. This event is open to members and nonmembers alike and marks the last Chapter-wide event for the calendar year. The Annual Meeting portion of the evening will take place from 5 to 5:15 p.m., at which time Chapter members will vote on the slate of 2017 Executive Board nominees and recognize professionals who received their Accreditation in Public Relations this year.

The 2021 PRSA Austin Chapter Executive Board slate is as follows:

  • President: Ashley Schlosser, Live Out Loud, Inc.
  • Director-at-Large, Programs Chair: Emily Wright, Bumble
  • Director-at-Large, Membership Chair: Morgan Lawrence, APR, THE rAVe Agency
  • Director-at-Large, Marketing Chair: Sarah Ribeiro, Special Olympics Texas
  • Diversity & Inclusion Chair: Angela Navarro, Texas Society of Professional Surveyors
  • APR Chair: Caitlin New, APR, INK Communications Co.
  • Sponsorship Chair: Amelia Folkes, MPS, APR, Emerson
  • Assembly Delegate: Larry Springer, APR

This is one of the last opportunities to network with fellow communications professionals in the Austin area this year, so we hope to see you there! Register now!

 

Job Postings

PR/Communications Account Executive, Clean Energy - Mercom Capital Group

Digital Communications Manager - The University of Texas System

External Communications Specialist - Hanger, Inc.

Virtual Program Videos

If you've missed some of our recent programs, there is still a chance for you to gain insight from our dynamic panelists. Click on the titles below for virtual program recordings. 

 July 9 - The Role of PR in the Dialogue on Race

June 18 - Be Your Own Brand: How to Thrive During a Global Pandemic

April 23 - The Power of You: Finding Balance and Cultivating Resilience 

 

Get More Involved with PRSA Austin! 

2021 PRSA Board and Committee Call for Nominations
We're still seeking active committee members for our 2021 board. We also have the following open positions: Treasurer/Secretary, Ethics Chair, Student Liaison. To inquire, please email [email protected].