Serving the public relations professionals of Starkville and Mississippi State University


2018 Meeting Dates


 📅 Mark Your Calendar! 📅

2018 Chapter Meetings

(All third Wednesdays, except April and December)



406 Highway 12 E, Starkville, MS 39759

Networking, lunch orders and

door prize drawing entry:

11:45 a.m.

Program/speaker(s) presentation:


Guest Speakers Who #PutThePRinPRO

January 17

Jennie Bradford Curlee

Director of Public Relations and International Sales

Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau

Tupelo, Mississippi

February 21

Neil Price

Football and men’s basketball play-by-play announcer (“Voice of the Bulldogs”)

Mississippi State University

Starkville, Mississippi

March 21

Jason Scott

Public Information Manager

Mississippi Department of Transportation

Jackson, Mississippi

April 11

Kay Maghan

Public Relations Manager

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism

Gulf Shores, Alabama

May 16

Randi-Kathryn Harmon

College of Education Recruiting Coordinator

Mississippi State University

Starkville, Mississippi

June 20

Laura McPhail

Communications Manager, National Strategic Planning and Analysis Research Center

Mississippi State University

Starkville, Mississippi

July 18

Paul Foerman

NASA News Chief

NASA Public Affairs Office

John C. Stennis Space Center

Hancock County, Mississippi

August 15

Camille Scales Young

Principal and Director

Cornerstone Government Affairs

Jackson, Mississippi

September 19

Ronnie Agnew

Executive Director

Mississippi Public Broadcasting


Tara Wren

Director of Communication

Mississippi Public Broadcasting

Jackson, Mississippi

October 17

Mary Elizabeth Roberson

Director of Public Affairs

PERITUS Public Relations

Birmingham, Alabama

November 14

Glenn McCullough

Executive Director

Mississippi Development Authority


Pamela Weaver

Chief Marketing Officer

Mississippi Development Authority

Jackson, Mississippi

December 12

🎁 Holiday Party🎁

We will be playing “Santa Swap,” so bring a new gift valued between $10 and $20.

We will have candy to enjoy, too!

large_forwhomthecowbelltolls.comSpecial thanks to

Barnes & Noble at Mississippi State University

for its sponsorship support!