Tasia Briggs - VP of Internships

Tasia Briggs is a senior from South Jordan, Utah, studying communications and public relations at Utah Valley University. 

Tasia is passionate about PR and is striving to build a successful career for her future. She has gained valuable experience through internships with companies like Sony and Utah State University.

Tasia is currently serving as a VP of Internships for Utah Valley University PRSSA where she is dedicated to helping chapter members find the perfect internship to help them further their career. 

She thinks PRSSA is a wonderful tool that should be used in order to network and to create opportunities for students who share her passion. As a member of the PRSSA Executive Board, Tasia hopes to share her desire with all students to be involved with PRSSA, and to get more students interested in joining the club. She hopes that through sharing her passion, she will be able to accomplish these goals.

In her free time, Tasia enjoys dancing with the Mosaic Hip-hop company, and going to Starbucks.

tasia.briggs@gmail.com

 

Responsibilities

  • Motivate members through enthusiastic attitude about PRSSA

  • Work with UVU Career Development Center and Hot Internships to find communication internships for students.

  • Use own resources and networking to find internship opportunities.

  • Update and manage the “Internships” page on PRSSA website.

  • Work with VP of Digital Communication to post internship opportunities on social media.

  • Meet and work with students interested in obtaining internships, particularly during the application process.

  • Encourage members and students to apply for internships.

  • Edit and make suggestions for student resumes and cover letters.

  • Attend weekly meetings.

  • Support all other PRSSA members in their positions.

  • Assist with any extra projects that are needed.