News: Member Spotlights

Member Spotlight: Patrice Lewis
August 02, 2018
Patrice Lewis serves as a senior advisor at SIR, a 54-year old strategic consulting firm in Richmond.
Member Spotlight: Catie Kelly
July 16, 2018
Catie Kelly works as an account coordinator at Commonwealth Public Relations and serves on PRSA Richmond's Diversity and Inclusion committee.
Getting to Know Our Chapter’s Independent Practitioners: Tess Wittler
June 01, 2018
As a freelance copywriter, Tess Wittler specializes in writing content for construction professionals.
Spotlight on 2018 Rising Star Winner: Kelsey Leavey
May 25, 2018
Kelsey Leavey is a digital content strategist at The Hodges Partnership.
Spotlight on Thomas Jefferson Award Winner: Beth A. Hardy, APR
April 25, 2018
Hardy is president of Hardy Communications and a school board member for Goochland County Public Schools.
Get Recognized for Your Expertise with the APR
April 25, 2018
At our April luncheon, we were pleased to recognize our chapter's newest APR, Anne Creasy.
Student Connections: Meet Alyssa Lee, 2016 PRSA Richmond Foundation Scholarship Recipient
April 16, 2018
Mark Raper Calls it a Career
March 30, 2018
After a career spanning decades, Mark Raper, Padilla’s chief counsel officer and former president, has retired.
Getting to Know Our Chapter’s Independent Practitioners: Jenny Pedraza, APR
February 27, 2018
As an independent communications practitioner, Jenny's clients include higher education institutions in Virginia and out of state, along with local nonprofit organizations.
Student Connections: Meet Jenna Scull, James Madison University
February 23, 2018
This series will introduce the next generation of PR professionals.
Meet Marian Mahon, PRSA Richmond’s president in 1975
February 08, 2018
While Mahon displayed a natural talent for public relations – it wasn’t her chosen career path. But a mix of talent, tenacity and a few fortuitous conversations propelled her toward a fulfilling and impactful career.
Board Member Taya Jarman, APR, One of PR Week’s Top 40 Under 40
August 05, 2017
Jarman is the communications director for the Virginia Department of Health – Office of Family Health Services