Chapter Leadership

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2018-2019 Board of Directors

Joe McLeod
McLeod Communications, Managing Partner

Brad Ruhmann
Crews Banking Corp., Marketing Director

Vice President
Cathryn Lacy
Lakeland Electric, Utility Marketing Program Coordinator

Immediate Past President
Erin Ferguson
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union, Marketing Specialist II

Jessica Lawson
Peace River Center, Community Relations Associate

Rebecca Paul-Martin
Florida Southern College, Director of Public Relations and Marketing

Director, Accreditation
Sheila Skipper Guzmán, APR
Southeastern University, Assistant Professor of Public Relations and Communications

Committee Chairs

Image Awards Chair
Cindy Rodriguez
Southwest Florida Water Management District, Sr. Government Affairs Program Manager

Membership Co-Chairs
Priscilla Burr
Southeastern University, Associate Director of Public Relations

Dana Davis
Southeastern University, Chief Communications Officer

Social Media Chair
Brooklynne Atwell
BayCare | Bartow Regional Medical Center, Marketing Coordinator, East Region

Student Liaison Chair
Tora Miller
Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, Director of Marketing & Communications

Website Chair
Dave Walter
GiveWell Community Foundation, Communications Manager