New Year, New Board

It’s a brand new year in the Communications and Public Relations industry in Southwest Florida.  The Gulf Coast Chapter of Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is announcing the selection of its new 2011 Board of Directors.

This year’s board members represent a diverse group of talented and experienced professionals from the following disciplines:  communication, public & media relations, social media marketing, special events planning, marketing, advertising, and disaster preparedness & emergency management.

The 2011 PRSA Gulf Coast Chapter Board of Directors includes:

President Kathy Saenz, Corporate Communications Manager, INgage Networks
Immediate Past President
 – Clay Cone, President, Cone Communications Company
Treasurer – Danielle Broderick, Marketing Communications Specialist, Arthrex
Secretary  – Angela Aline, Public Relations Specialist, Naples, Marco Island, Everglades CVB
Membership Chair – Mary Ann T. Green, Development & Public Relations Officer, The Shelter for Abused Women & Children
APR Chair – Donna C. Heiser, APR, President, The Genesis Group
Social Media Marketing Chair – Cassandra Engeldinger, Marketing & Communications Specialist, Arthrex
Publicity Chair – Hispanic Market Committee – Pete Cento, President, The Cento Group & Atlantis Photography & Design

Cyndee Wooley, APR  – Creative Strategist, C2 Communications
Judy Bricker  – SVP, Northern Trust
Jama Dock  – Communications & Marketing Officer, Fifth Third Bank
Suzanne Lennon CEO, Lennon Public Relations
Denyse Mesnik, APR Vice President of Communications, Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc.
Teresa Morgenstern President, WordPlay, Inc.
Russell Tuff – Media Consultant, Tuffs News, Media Consultants
Colleen Reynolds, APR – President & Owner, Edge Communications

For more information about becoming a member, please contact Gulf Coast Chapter Membership Chair Mary Ann Green @