MILWAUKEE – January 18, 2012 – The Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) has elected a new slate of officers for 2012.
President – Michael Pflughoeft, APR
Vice President – Don Klein, APR-pending
Secretary – Laura Krinke
Director at Large – Alan L. Gaudynski, APR,
PRSA Fellow Assembly Delegate – Mary Scheibel, APR
Previously elected and continuing to serve will be:
Immediate Past-President – Laura Monagle, APR
Director at Large – Brenna Kriviskey Sadler, APR
Director at Large – Jerry Topczewski, APR
Director at Large – Kelly Skindzelewski, APR
Assembly Delegate – Samantha Andrews, APR
Assembly Delegate – Chrissy Kruger-Gruendyke, APR
Membership Officer – Keith Lester, APR
Treasurer – Karren Jeske, APR
The officers were elected at the chapter’s annual meeting and holiday gathering. In addition to these officers, the 200-member organization benefits from leadership provided by committee members, the PRSA Young Pros group, and many other supporters.
“The economic challenges facing many businesses over the past few years have had a detrimental impact on many professional organizations,” said Pflughoeft. “It’s a testament to the value PRSA provides to our members as well as the leadership and support of local PR professionals that the SE Wisconsin Chapter remains a strong, healthy resource for communicators in the Greater Milwaukee area.
The Public Relations Society of America Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter is the pre-eminent forum to advance networking and educational opportunities for area communications professionals. It is one of the most active chapters of the Public Relations Society of America, with numerous events and programs that help members connect and further their professional skills. For more information, go to www.prsawis.org or visit the chapter on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.