Chapter Events and Fundraising

Chapter Events and Fundraising committee members have combined to allow students to practice creativity while planning socials, fundraisers, and the spring banquet. Students will gain experience with event planning and budgeting. 


Contact Brianna Brugal at or Teddy Wingert at for more information. 

Professional Development

Professional Development Committee members will grow their professional network, showcase event planning skills, craft portfolio pieces and much more while planning CMU PRSSA's largest events. You could take a lead role in planning the annual internship fair in the fall or book our next guest speaker for the spring conference.


Contact Drew Forrest at or Samantha Meyer at for more information. 


Public Relations committee members are the writers of CMU PRSSA's brand. Weekly blogs, monthly newsletters, the annual report and other publications inform and educate target audiences. The publications are excellent peer edited portfolio materials that provide a wide sample of writing ability. 


Contact Kara Hengesbach at for more information. 

Social Media

In a digital world, a social media presence is vital. In this committee, you will be managing ours. The social media committee will give you experience in all facets of social media. From event promotion to analytics and content creation, you will be diving head first into the social media universe.


Contact Elizabeth Reyna-Hernandez at for more information. 


Design committee is a creative group for individuals looking to improve or utilize their design skills. Our work will help CMU PRSSA's overall branding and its specific event marketing goals along with helping you build your design portfolio. In this committee, members will walk away with a better understanding of design critique, project management, information layout and art directions.