Leadership

Board of Directors

President
Jane Groff
City of Maryville
President Elect
Matt Kothe
PerfectServe
Immediate Past President
Caitlin Darras
Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority
Secretary
Rebecca McKnight
Helen Ross McNabb Center
Treasurer
Monica Sutton
Ethics Officer
Scott Brooks
Tennessee Valley Authority
Assembly Delegates
Jane Groff
City of Maryville
Directors-at-Large
Lydia Bailey
Moxley Carmichael
Darrin Devault
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Deborah Sosower
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts

Committee Chairs

Publicity & Digital Media
Lydia Bailey
Moxley Carmichael
V Awards
Caitlin Darras
Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority
Membership
Deborah Sosower
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
APR Accreditation
Jeff Gary, APR
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Programming
Matt Kothe
PerfectServe
Hospitality
PRSSA Liaison
Ellen Liston, APR, Fellow PRSA
The Dollywood Company
Senior Practitioners
Gail Rymer, APR, Fellow PRSA
Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority
PRSSA Faculty Advisor
Beth Avery Foster
Associate Professor of Public Relations, UT
Young Professionals Engagement
Megan Brown
American Cancer Society

Past Presidents

Term in Office Name
2020 Caitlin Darras
2019 Erin Simpson
2018 Casey Self, APR
2017 Heather Beck, APR
2016 Laura Mansfield, APR
2015 Emily Scheuneman, APR
2014 Kristin Alm
2013 Chelsey Riemann, APR
2012 Jennifer Faddis Thompson
2011 Chris Davis, APR
2010 Susanne Dalton Dupes, APR

Bylaws

PRSA Volunteer Chapter bylaws

Strategic Plan

PRSA Volunteer Chapter strategic plan