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Journalism & Public Relations

Advisory Board

    J&PR’s Advisory Board of Professionals guides the faculty to ensure that program curriculum is meeting industry needs and expectations. Plus, it’s a really fun group.

    Thanks to the members of our 2017 Advisory Board.

    Chico State J&PR advisory board meeting 2017


    Almendra Carpizo (news, 2011), The Record, Stockton

    Meredith Cooper, Chico News & Review

    Melody Guiterrez (news, 2004), San Francisco Chronicle

    Erin Hansen (MKTG/CDES, 2013), Upgraded Living

    Scott Howard (ICST/JOUR), Action News Now

    Sarah Bohannon (news, 2013), KCHO – North State Public Radio

    Scott Lebar, The Sacramento Bee

    Silas Lyons , Redding Record Searchlight

    Jack Sirard (news, 1968), retired, The Sacramento Bee

    Carly Plemons, The Orion

    External Community Member

    Linda Zorn, California Community College Chancellor’s Office

    Public Relations

    Dan Barber, FleishmanHillard

    Michael Beadle (PR, 1996), Ubisoft

    Megan Grasty (PR, 2012). Highwire PR

    Candace Koehler (PR, 2006), Edelman

    Eli May (PR, 2010), Method Communications

    Shawna Murphy (CMST/MKTG, 2008), Social High Rise

    Danielle Salvato-Earl (PR, 2007), Kulesa Faul

    Taylor Sinclair, Tehama Group Communications

    Participating with off-site program review

    Erika Ewen (PR, 2000), VSP Global

    Natalie Kerris (PR, 1989), PR consultant

    Cherri Spriggs Hernandez (PR, 2001), FSB Core Strategies

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