ABOUT THE GREATER SPOKANE PRSA CHAPTER
Founded in 1980, but with a rich history of professionalism and fellowship that stretches back to the early 60′s, the Greater Spokane Chapter of PRSA has served local public relations professionals with resources, networking, professional development and leadership opportunities for decades.
The Chapter attracts members from all over the region and provides an important link for local professionals to the national resources of PRSA.
PRSA NATIONAL REPRESENTS NEARLY 20,000 MEMBERS
The Public Relations Society of America, headquartered in New York City, is the world’s largest professional organization for public relations practitioners. The Society’s almost 20,000 members represent business and industry, counseling firms, government, associations, hospitals, schools, professional services firms and nonprofit organizations.
PRSA has 116 chapters throughout the United States, grouped into 10 geographical districts. Chapter representatives in each district elect a district chair, who serves as a link among chapters, Board of Directors and staff.
PRSA is also composed of 17 Professional Interest Sections. Sections offer members the opportunity to explore issues and concerns unique to their fields of specialization.
Since it was chartered in 1948, PRSA has continued to provide unequaled opportunities for improvement of skills and advancement of knowledge, as well as for exchange of information and experiences with other public relations professionals.
WHAT CAN MEMBERSHIP DO FOR YOU?
To become a member of PRSA, click here for a membership form at www.prsa.org.
Once you join PRSA National, you’ll have an opportunity to join our local Greater Spokane PRSA Chapter through this website. You will be contacted by the Spokane Chapter once your application has been processed.
STILL IN SCHOOL? CHECK OUT PRSSA (STUDENT ASSOCIATION)
Continuing to serve the public relations industry, PRSA extends its services to the student level. The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) has more than 6,000 members in 209 chapters on college campuses across the country. Learn more about PRSSA membership.