Professional Development Day

Every May, PRSA-OKC provides members and guests an opportunity to develop as professionals through a half-day conference. The conference starts with the traditional lunch meeting with a key speaker followed by more speakers. Attendees have the option to attend only the lunch portion or the entire day. 

In past years, speakers and topics have included:

  • Lindsey Duncan, Southwest Airlines
    • Crisis Management in a Live Setting
  • Mike Mills, Studio M
    • More than a Miracle: Producing Viral Content that Works
  • Steve Raddick, BRUNNER PR
    • Make 90 Seconds Last a Month: The Story Behind Adweek’s No. 1 Super Bowl Ad 
  • Michelle Rupp, Arkansas Heart Hospital
    • “Keys to High Concern Communication Success”
  • Kelly Barnes, YourNextSpeaker, LLC
    • Torchbearers
  • Mike Malaise, Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dallas
    • From local tragedy to national debate: Crisis communications before, during and after a mass casualty event