PRSA Hoosier Chapter Appoints 2023 Board of Directors

The Public Relations Society of America Hoosier Chapter, Indiana’s statewide society of public relations and communications professionals announces the 2023 Board of Directors. The Board was elected at the chapter’s annual meeting held on November 9, 2022 at the Maven Space in Indianapolis.
Deeksha Kapoor, the PRSA Hoosier Chapter’s 2022 President, will be succeeded by Hyacinth Rucker, manager of media and public relations for the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. 

The 2023 Board of Directors represents a distinguished group of public relations leaders from diverse industries, including healthcare, nonprofit, corporation, government, public relations, and digital marketing agencies.

Other 2023 Board of Directors members include:

  • President-elect: Mark Back, Director, MarketingCommunications and Public Affairs, Indiana Donor Network
  • Director of Operations & Research: Anna Roolf, Senior Vice President of Operations and People at Propel PRM
  • Director of Finance: Brandi Pahl, Chief Communications Officer at the City of Indianapolis – Department of Business and Neighborhood Services
  • Director of Communications: Amber Stinson, Director of Stewardship, Marketing and Communication for University Advancement at Indiana State University
  • Director of Member Services: Kara Seward, Director of Corporate Communications and Community Engagement at Allied Solutions LLC
  • Director of Membership: Lateva Woolfork, Founder and CEO of Socially Coordinated (SOCO) and Co-founder of Create. Connect. Collab.
  • Director of Professional Development: Brytnie Jones, Senior Communications and Marketing Strategist at Indiana State Teachers Association
  • Director of Ethics & Advocacy: Denise Herd, President of Herd Strategies
  • Delegates to the National Assembly: Vanessa Stiles, APR, Chief Strategy Officer of dgs Marketing Engineers; Emily Kibling, APR, Director of Community Development at Indiana Donor Network; Mark Back, Director, Marketing, Communications and Public Affairs, Indiana Donor Network
The PRSA Hoosier Chapter was founded in 1957 and currently has more than 265 members. To find out more about the Chapter and how you can get involved, visit