Sarah Owen will discuss Crisis Communications and share how the Southwest Florida Community Foundation worked with local partners, municipalities and victims’ families to assist in the aftermath of the Club Blu shooting in Fort Myers.
Sarah’s journey into the non-profit sector followed a career in investor relations, public relations and corporate communications. She worked for publicly traded companies on the New York Stock Exchange as well as private companies throughout the Southeastern United States.Sarah shares her leadership at the national, state and regional level. She is Florida delegate for the National Vision 20/20 Initiative, serves as chair of the Community Foundations of Florida (a member group of Florida Philanthropic Network), is a member of the board of the Southwest Florida Economic Development Alliance and serves on the Healthy Lee Steering Committee. The News-Press named Sarah their 2016 Person of the Year.
Vi Bentley Village, 701 Retreat Drive, Naples, 34110
Cost: $27 PRSA Members, $35 Non-Members, $20 Students
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