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PRSA Central California Chapter Members


Ever wondered which of your peers have already found value in PRSA? Take a look at our current roster to see.
If you are already a member and aren't listed here, contact Jessica Piffero.


List current as of: July 2015


Shirley Armbruster

Associate Vice President, University Communications

California State University, Fresno


Rachel Audino

Southwest Strategies


Mary Barker

Assistant Director, Communications and Marketing

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula


Julie Bell

Project Coordinator

Providence Strategic Consulting


Holly Carter
Carter & Co. Communications


Amber Chiang, APR

Director, Marketing and Public Relations

Bakersfield College


Debbie Cohen

Agency Principal

Cohen Communications


Edna Collins


Liliana Duarte


Megan Ely
Director of Stewardship
American Heart Association


Laura Florez-McCusker
Communications Specialist
Kaweah Delta Health Care District


Yocelin Gallardo

Public Relations Specialist

Adrienne Young Communications


Jackie Chooljian Grazier
Marketing Director


Anna Gonzalez

JP Marketing


Sarina Guevara

Public Relations Specialist

Adrienne Young Communications


Betsy Hays, APR, Fellow PRSA

Assistant Professor, Mass Communication and Journalism Department

California State University, Fresno


Heather Heinks
Outreach & Communications Manager
San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District


Jaime Holt

Chief Communications Officer

San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District


Elizabeth Hudson, APR

Co-Owner Hudson Farms


Judy Hyatt
Hyatt Consulting Group


Selena Ingram

Public Affairs Field Manager

State Farm Insurance


Michael Janes
Strategic Communications Director
UC Davis, Agriculture & Natural Resources


Eric R. Johnson, APR

E.R. Johnson Consulting


Jason Kelm

Paul-Adams Communications


Jordan Adams King
Communications Specialist
Girl Scouts of Central California South


Allison Lambert

Media Specialist

County of Tulare

Irene Cervantes Lancaster
Public Affairs Coordinator
CSU Bakersfield

Lanny Larson



Tracy Leach


Providence Strategic Consulting, Inc.


Nicole Maul


Noel Morrison

Communications Manager

Yosemite/Mariposa Tourism Bureau


Carla Musser

Public Affairs Manager

Chevron Corporations


Brandy Nikaido
Director, Communications
UC Merced


Tanya Osegueda

Communications Director

Sebastian Corporation


Anna Palecek
Communications Director


Christine Pickering
Communications Director
Adventist Health


Jane Olvera-Quebe


JP Marketing


Michelle Reimers

Public Information Division Manager

Turlock Irrigation District


Katherine Rodgers

Director of Public Relations

Fresno County Farm Bureau


Mary Lisa Russell

Senior Communications Specialist/Public Relations

Community Medical Centers


Justin Salters, APR

Advisor, Policy, Government and Public Affairs 



Charles Sant'Agata, APR

Owner / PR Counsel

Charles Sant'Agata Public Relations


Sharon Secor


Kathleen Rhodes-Schock

Director of Media & Development Communications

California State University, Fresno


Donna Simmons, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Communications

California State University, Bakersfield


Brenda Smith, APR, Fellow PRSA

Public Affairs Director

State Farm Insurance Companies   


James Spellman, Jr.

Lake Isabella, CA


Frances Squire

Executive Director

West Hills Community College Foundation


Sarah Steen


Janet Stoll-Lee, APR

Public Information Officer

City of Clovis Police Department


Stacy Vaillancourt

Vice President, Communications & Advocacy

Saint Agnes Medical Center


Mary G. Verdin


Verdin Marketing Ink


Michelle Von Tersch, APR

Director, Communications

Community Medical Centers


Jill Wagner, APR

Idea Emporium


Adrienne Young, APR
Adrienne Young Communications

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