Future of Public Relations

Left to right, Joe McLeod of Mcleod Communications, LLC, and Lynn Hanessian Cheif Strategist of Edelman. During FPRA’s Annual Conference, our past president Joe McLeod of McLeod Communications, LLC sat down with Edelman Chief Strategist Lynn Hanessian to talk about...
2021 Local Image Award Winners

2021 Local Image Award Winners

We are so grateful to everyone who participated in this year’s Local Image Awards. This year our chapter partnered with the Tampa FPRA chapter and traded Image entries with the Capital chapter. From our entrants to our judges (including those guest judges state...

Know a PR Pro: Dr. Pamela Dykes

Get to know FPRA member Dr. Pamela Dykes. Dr. Dykes is an assistant professor of communication at Florida Southern College. She’s also writing a book. Impressive! Describe your day-to-day to us. It varies because I wear several hats. I teach courses at FSC (PR...

Know a PR Pro: Hannah Ball

Welcome back, Hannah Ball! Hannah just renewed her membership in the Dick Pope/Polk County Chapter of FPRA. As part of our chapter’s ongoing membership drive, we’re spotlighting new and returning members. Hannah is a Lakeland native who is finishing her bachelor’s in...

FPRA Welcomes New Board Members/Chairs

LAKELAND, Fla., October 12, 2020 – The Dick Pope/ Polk County chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association 2020/2021 board members were installed by State President Alyson Lundell, APR, CPRC at the September 16 meeting. The 2020/2021 Dick Pope/ Polk...
Know a PR Pro: Lisa Gray

Know a PR Pro: Lisa Gray

Government affairs, corporate public relations, nonprofit community relations… the list of public relations career tracks goes on and on…and on. Ever wonder what someone else does in their PR role? This new series will spotlight our members’ roles to give you a...
Know a PR Pro: Website Chair, Dave Walter

Know a PR Pro: Website Chair, Dave Walter

Government affairs, corporate public relations, nonprofit community relations… the list of public relations career tracks goes on and on…and on. Ever wonder what someone else does in their PR role? This new series will spotlight our members’ roles to give you a...
Know a PR Pro: Rebecca Paul – Martin

Know a PR Pro: Rebecca Paul – Martin

Government affairs, corporate public relations, nonprofit community relations… the list of public relations career tracks goes on and on…and on. Ever wonder what someone else does in their PR role? This new series will spotlight our members’ roles to give you a...