PRSA North Pacific District Announces APR Stipend

Are you working to earn your Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) in 2021? The PRSA North Pacific District now offers a stipend of $75 to members of district chapters upon completion of both parts of the exam. The board approved the stipend to support members and...

Alaskans Recognized Nationally for Public Relations Work

PRSA, the nation’s leading professional organization serving the communications community, presented its 2021 Silver and Bronze Anvil awards. Communications professionals throughout the industry were recognized for their creativity and effectiveness, including several...

2021 PRSA Alaska Chapter Member Survey

Attention members! Please take the 2021 PRSA Alaska Chapter Member Survey by June 15, and be entered to win round-trip travel between Anchorage and Seward this summer aboard the Alaska Railroad! Whoot! Whoot! Just 4 minutes of your time will help the chapter fine-tune...

Member Spotlight: Katie Bender

Katie Bender, assistant vice president / community and public Relations manager for Northrim Bank and the PRSA Alaska Chapter’s board treasurer. Job Responsibilities: I am responsible for Northrim’s contributions and community outreach activities. I also develop...

Member Spotlight: Stephenie Wheeler

Meet Stephenie Wheeler, corporate and regulatory communications officer for the Alaska Railroad Corporation (ARRC). Job Responsibilities: A good chunk of my work is dedicated to informing and engaging the railroad’s 600+ employees. I also administer the employee...

Member Spotlight: Kristin Helvey

Meet Kristen Helvey, principal for Helvey Communications LLC, based in Anchorage. Job Responsibilities: Kristin launched Helvey Communications in 2010 and now consults with and assists organizations across community sectors in improving communication strategy and...