Charlie Kaing, 2014-2015 President, is a senior communication major with an emphasis in public relations at Utah Valley University in Orem, Utah.
Charlie has many characteristics that have contributed positively to his success in academia and communications. These characteristics include being highly motivated, enthusiastic, friendly, responsible and others-oriented.
Charlie was elected as the 2013-2014 VP of Fundraising. He led the fundraising projects, which gained UVU PRSSA over a dozen sponsors.
He gained his experience through an array of internships and work, including: Public Relations Lead for Bleu Wednesday, Social Media Intern for Utah Valley University’s Development & Alumni Relations and Research Assistant for Utah Valley University’s Communication Department. In the summer of 2013, Korea’s CJ Group carefully selected Charlie from amongst hundreds of applicants from 30 different countries to participate in an entirely online-based internship program.
During his free time, Charlie enjoys b-boying and hip-hop dancing.
Favorite quote: “We all have possibilities we don’t know about. We can do things we don’t even dream we can do.” – Dale Carnegie