Welcome to the PRSA Arkansas Chapter

Located in Little Rock, Ark., the Arkansas Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America is dedicated to developing and enriching the professional lives of public relations practitioners. The chapter seeks to build an understanding and support for public relations throughout the business community and within the academic community for future practitioners. From monthly meetings and professional development seminars to awards competitions and promotion of the profession, the chapter provides a number of opportunities to enhance professional growth and network throughout the year.

PRSA's Nominating Committee Selects Nominees for 2016 Board of Directors

The committee, led by Mickey G. Nall, APR, Fellow PRSA, PRSA 2013 Chair and CEO, selected nine candidates for open Executive Committee and Board of Director positions. The nominees will stand for election by a vote of the PRSA Leadership Assembly on Nov. 7 prior to the start of the PRSA International Conference in Atlanta, Ga. (Nov. 8-10).

“The PRSA Nominating Committee was presented with an impressive group of applicants eager to serve on the 2016 Board of Directors,” said Nall. “We were excited to have such a large group of experienced public relations practitioners and leaders to select from including, for the first time, non-APR applicants for select positions. We are confident that with the selected leadership nominees, the Society will have a bright and prosperous future.”

Sam James Morrey Sims, APR, of the Oklahoma City chapter, was nominated for the Southwest District Director position. Please join us in congratulating and supporting Sam for election at the PRSA Leadership Assembly Nov. 7.  Click here for more info:  https://prsanomcom.secure-platform.com/a/gallery/7/details/12326


 2015 Prism Awards

This year’s Prism Award ceremony will be held Thursday, September 24 at Heifer International.


Crystal Award

The Crystal Award honored Past President Bruce Trimble, MA, APR, during the April 17 luncheon. Click here to view the photo gallery.




Change in Process of Dues Collection and Bylaws

The PRSA Arkansas Chapter is changing the way in which dues are collected and processed. Beginning in the second quarter, dues will be collected by National PRSA instead of locally by the Chapter. Do you have questions regarding the new process? Download the FAQ or email Adena White, Treasurer, treasurer@arkprsa.org

The PRSA Arkansas Chapter will be voting on changes to our Chapter’s Bylaws. Please take a moment to review the proposed changes here.


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