The Southwest Florida chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association is dedicated to programs and activities that enhance the success of public relations professionals in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry, and Glades Counties.
Download a fact sheet about our membership here.
Our chapter members enjoy a number of benefits, including:
• Networking with 100 FPRA members in Southwest Florida, along with other related professional associations.
• Professional development, including monthly educational luncheon programs, and our PR University full-day program.
• Professional recognition through our annual local Image Awards and chapter member awards.
• Professional accreditation and certification study sessions.
• Local and statewide job banks.
• Leadership opportunities through our chapter Board of Directors and Leadership Team.
SWFL Chapter Past Presidents:
|2020||Randy Mitchelson, APR|
|2019||Lisa Murray, APR, CPRC|
|2018||Tiffany Whitaker, APR, CPRC|
|2016||Trish Robertson, APR, CPRC|
|2015||Heidi Taulman, APR, CPRC|
|2014||Samantha Scott, APR|
|2013||Jessica Clark, APR, CPRC|
|2011||Pam Nulman, APR, CPRC|
|2010||Kathleen Taylor, APR|
|2006||Nancy McCarthy, APR|
|2005||Eileyn Sobeck-Bador, APR|
|2004||Deb Webb, APR|
|2003||Karen Ryan, APR, CPRC|
|2002||Kate Gooderham, APR, CPRC|
|2001||Kelly Powell, APR|
|2000||Tina Haisman, APR, CPRC|
|1998||Louisa Grace, APR|
|1997||Melinda Isley, APR|
|1995/1996||Kurt Harclerode, APR|
|1994||Rae Nicely, APR|
|1993||Andrea Meyer, APR, CPRC|
|1992||Mary Briggs, APR, CPRC|
|1991||Craig Bair, APR, CPRC|
|1990||Lynn Schneider, APR, CPRC|
|1989||Teri Hansen, APR|
|1988||Louisa Grace, APR|