Glen Richard Graham - Secretary

MEET RICHARD!

Year in school: Senior

Dream Job:  To be on the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Communications Team

How I got involved in PRSSA: I became interested after a classroom visit from the PRSSA board shortly after beginning at UVU. Professor Sanders also emphasized the importance of getting involved to further our careers.

Advice to current/future members: Seek out opportunities to serve and get involved. Utilize the networking possibilities that are available through PRSSA. Pursue internships that are offered through PRSSA and PRSA.

What I want to accomplish on the Executive Board: I want to help those around me succeed. If my experience can enhance the opportunities for other students I will be proud of my accomplishments. I also want to network with as many people as possible. Working with other professionals will enrich our careers.

Fun fact about me: I have had the opportunity to portray over a dozen professional mascots for various organizations, including Coal the Bear for the 2002 Salt Lake Winter Olympic Games.

Email: 10843017@my.uvu.edu


Responsibilities

  • Motivate fellow PRSSA leaders and general PRSSA members through enthusiastic attitude about PRSSA

  • Notify PRSSA Headquarters and PRSA sponsor Chapters of changes to Chapter leadership

  • Ensure that Chapter upholds Chapter charter, handbook and other permanent documents 

  • Ensure that each member of the PRSSA presidency has up-to-date materials and information

  • Track Executive Board member attendance

  • Take minutes at Executive Board meetings and file them in proper locations in a timely manner

  • Complete training with the Clubs Office in order to properly manage funds and receive financial updates from Clubs Office

  • Work with Chapter President in preparing the annual budget

  • Provide financial reports periodically to the Executive Board and arise on fund allocation for events, programs, fundraisers and campaigns

  • Support all other PRSSA members in their positions and assist with any extra needed projects