Chapter: Georgia Chapter
Current position: Senior Account Director, Hope-Beckham Inc.
How long in current position: I’ve been in my current position for six months, and I’ve been with my firm, Hope-Beckham Inc., for 12 years.
First PR job: I worked as a communications associate for Bowman and Associates in Lufkin, Texas.
Where you attended college: Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.
If you weren’t doing PR, you’d be: If I could choose, I’d either be a novelist, children’s book author or a songwriter.
Proudest professional accomplishment: Several years ago I had the incredible opportunity to serve on the planning committee for the legendary Hank Aaron’s 80th birthday party, which featured many esteemed guests including former president Bill Clinton.
What is your passion? First and foremost my family, especially my brand new baby girl. I also love writing, hiking, traveling, music, animals – I’m lucky to have a long list of passions.
Why you are a PRSA member? Because no matter how long you’ve been in the business, there’s always more to learn – and there’s no better place to learn than among your peers and mentors.
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