PRSA Richmond Independent Practitioners

PRSA Richmond Independent Practitioners are independent public relations practitioners who are available to hire on a part-time, project-based or hourly basis. Add a seasoned PR professional to your team – either for a specific project or for specialized consulting. PRSA Richmond’s IPs can provide contract services via retainer or flat-fee arrangements, on an on-going basis or for a specific period of time. Contact individual practitioners to discuss qualifications and fee arrangements.

PRSA Richmond’s Independent Practitioners

Jay Ell Alexander – The Vaughn Strategy
Services: Social media management, writing, consulting, engagement
Industries: Higher education, small business, nonprofits, government

Logan M. Barry, Chairman – Owner & Independent PR Practitioner, Barry Media Consulting, LLC
Services: Communications tactics & strategies, media relations (former journalist) — pitching, writing, editing, maintaining relationships with the press (styles: Associated Press, Chicago Manual & Commonwealth of Virginia Division of Legislative Services Editors), community, stakeholder, government relations, communications, outreach, engagement, content marketing & planning, website management as well as social media management, planning, writing, engagement.
Industries: Legal, pharma, energy, economic development, community development, tourism, gaming, gambling, advanced manufacturing, logistics & distribution, startups, small businesses, non-profit organizations, government agencies.

Karen Batalo – Karen Batalo Marketing & PR, LLC
Services: Media relations, writing & editing, strategic counsel

Windy Campbell – Founder/Owner, Campbell Communications
Services: Stakeholder engagement, media relations, writing

Matt Charles, DPA, APR – Matt Charles Public Relations
Services: Media relations, crisis communications, issues management, community engagement
Industries: Nonprofits, higher education and Startups

Linda Evans – Linda Evans PR
Services: Writing, editing, marketing
Industries: Higher education, small businesses and nonprofits

Deborah Long – Cohesive Communications, LLC
Services: Media relations, crisis planning, issues management, brand management

Abby Nurnberger – AA Communications
Services: Social media strategy, management and consulting; marketing

Bill Oglesby, President – Bill Oglesby Media Consulting
Services: Media training, presentation training, video production

Jenny Pedraza, APR – Jenny Pedraza Communications, LLC
Services: Writing, website content and maintenance, strategic communications, print design
Industries: Higher education and nonprofit

Alissa M. Poole, APR
Services: Writing, strategic communications, project planning
Industries: Healthcare and nonprofit

Brian N. Regrut, APR – Regrut Communications
804-744-8300  Office
804-338-1776  Cell
Services: Helping organizations gain recognition, earn respect and enhance revenues
Industries: Telecommunications, financial services

Suzanne A. Silitch, APR – Inde Communications, LLC
Services: executive correspondence, leadership coaching, crisis management, donor-centric writing, brand integration, digital and social strategy and execution, narrative development, design, and strategic planning

Amy C. Steinmann, M.S. – Principal, Halbrooke & Elm Strategic Communications, LLC
Services: Communications strategy and planning, social media strategy, content marketing, consulting
Industries: Healthcare, government, small business, nonprofit

Jill Vaughan, APR – JLV Communications
Services: Communications strategy & tactics, reputation management, community outreach, social responsibility, employee engagement, government relations
Industries: Varies. Experience in consumer products, government, gaming and economic development

Chet Wade, AftonRock Communications LLC
Services: Strategic public relations and issues management, crisis communications, media relations, executive communications