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Memphis Chapter

About Our Chapter

The Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America is a melting pot of more than 100 communicators in positions with large corporations, small private companies, consulting firms, nonprofit agencies, educational institutions and freelancers. The Memphis Chapter was founded in 1952 when about 10 professionals met at the Peabody Hotel in downtown Memphis. Today, more than 50 years later, our members meet throughout the year for programs, professional development seminars, awards programs and socials.

Get Involved!

Our Chapter is always looking for new committee members to help make our chapter stronger.  If you would like to take a more active role in the PRSA Memphis Chapter, let us know, by sending an email to Chapter President Jonathan Lyons at

2015 Board of Directors
President - Jonathan Lyons, Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau
President-Elect, VP of Programs - Elizabeth Cawein, Signal Flow PR
VP of Membership - Liz Hamilton, Archer Malmo 
Treasurer - Rebecca Greer, Memphis University School
Secretary - Beth Wilson, inferno
Director 1 - Kim Marks, APR, U.S. Navy 
Director 2 - Tom Eppes, APR, Fellow PRSA, Ole Miss 
Director 3 - Amanda Mauck, Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
Immediate Past-President - Kim Rossie, Youth Villages 
Professional Development Chair - Kim Alexandar, Swoozie Kimmel PR
Ethics Chair - James Dowd, Sullivan Branding
Hospitality Chair - Lisa Lynch Williams, Hemline Creative Marketing
Publicity Chairs - Jenny Fish, Greater Memphis Chamber & Jeff Hulett, Church Health Center
Awards Chair - Bob Phillips, Sullivan Branding (retired)
PRSSA Liaison - Jessica Neal Hord, Habitat for Humanity 
VOX Chair - Diana Fedinec, SRVS

Congratluations to all VOX Award Winners!
Read all the results of the 22nd VOX Awards here.
Special Thanks to our presenting sponsor, Obsidian Public Relations

Upcoming PRSA Memphis Events

Thursday, November 12 - PRSA Luncheon
Building Your Personal Brand with Laurie Tucker
11:45 a.m. at The University Club
Register here. 

Tuesday, December 8
PRSA Holiday Mixer sponsored by Obsidian Public Relations
5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (location TBD) 
Registration details coming soon.

Thursday, January 14
January luncheon 
11:45 a.m. at The University Club



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