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Tuesday, February 06, 2018

MINNESOTA PRSA ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP FOR 2018

The Minnesota chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) has installed its executive leadership team and Board of Directors for 2018. The board’s first full meeting will be held Feb. 20, in Minneapolis.

Led by President Eva Keiser, APR, principal at the plural i, Minnesota PRSA is comprised of nearly 400 corporate, agency, independent, non-profit and government public relations professionals from Minnesota, the Dakotas and western Wisconsin. Through its programs and services, Minnesota PRSA delivers on its mission to engage its members at every stage of their careers with the knowledge, resources and connections to achieve professional excellence.

“In an age of ‘digital connectedness,’ it is more important than ever for professionals to make connections and expand their network,” Keiser said. “The power of Minnesota PRSA is most evident when we come together to share, collaborate and celebrate. In 2018, our focus will be creating opportunities for that to happen.”

The chapter’s 2018 leadership consists of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors as follows:
 
Executive Committee
  •   President – Eva Keiser, APR, the plural i
  •   President Elect – Gregory J. Zimprich, APR, Fellow PRSA, Medtronic
  •   Treasurer – Dan Hauser, APR, Minnesota Medical Association
  •   Secretary – Jennifer Bagdade, APR, PR UNSPUN
  •   Ethics Officer – Brooke Worden, APR, Weber Shandwick
  •   Immediate Past President – Heather Cmiel, APR, 3M

Board of Directors
  • Kimberly Albert, APR, Albert Communications
  • Holly Donato, APR, DKY
  • Sean McDonnell, APR, McDonnell & Co.
  • Tammy Nystuen, APR, Cargill
  • Michael Porter, APR, University of St. Thomas
  • Ben Saukko, APR, AmeriPride Services
  • Meredith Voltin, APR, UnitedHealthcare Children's Foundation

About Minnesota PRSA      
Minnesota PRSA is the ninth-largest chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the world’s largest organization for public relations professionals with nearly 32,000 professional and student members. A strong, active part of Minnesota’s communications community since 1953, Minnesota PRSA’s membership is comprised of nearly 400 corporate, agency, independent, non-profit and government public relations professionals from Minnesota, the Dakotas and western Wisconsin. Through its programs and services, Minnesota PRSA delivers on its mission of engaging members at every stage of their careers with the knowledge, resources and connections to achieve professional excellence, drive ethical and strategic outcomes, and advocate for the profession. Learn more at www.minnesotaprsa.org.