PRSA Hoosier Chapter Named PRSA ECD’s PRominent Chapter Award Recipient

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Public Relations Society of America East Central District (PRSA ECD) announced today that the PRSA Hoosier Chapter is the winner of the 2022 PRominent Chapter Award.  

The PRominent Award was established by PRSA ECD in 2021 and awarded for the first time this year. Nominees for the award were required to demonstrate excellence in diversity and inclusion initiatives, membership outreach, community service and professional development programming. PRSA ECD represents 16 chapters in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Western and Northwestern Pennsylvania and West Virginia. 

 “We are honored to congratulate the PRSA Hoosier Chapter for their achievement in public relations excellence,“ said Jared Meade, PRSA ECD’s 2022 Chair. “Chapters within the ECD work tirelessly to serve and promote the public relations profession and we are excited to recognize those efforts.”

The PRSA Hoosier Chapter represents public relations professionals from throughout Indiana. Founded in 1957, the Chapter is one of the largest in the nation and boasts a number of accolades and awards for exemplary work on behalf of its more than 275 members.

Deeksha Kapoor, president of the PRSA Hoosier Chapter’s board of directors, credited the work of leaders and members who volunteer their time to support the chapter.

“This recognition is a strong reminder of the importance of the work we do every day to serve our members and a powerful demonstration of how our Chapter is laser focused on delivering exceptional member experiences,” said Kapoor, director of communications for the Indiana Health Care Association. “Thank you for recognizing the hard work and passion that goes behind-the-scenes to elevate programming, expand member services, and nurture a thriving community of public relations professionals with meaningful networking opportunities. This award is dedicated to each and every volunteer, leader and member for enriching our Chapter with their immense passion, collective expertise and active engagement.”


About the PRSA Hoosier Chapter

The PRSA Hoosier Chapter represents public relations professionals from across Indiana, including employees of associations, agencies, corporations, universities, nonprofits, government and independent practitioners. With more than 275 members, it is one of the largest chapters in the United States. The PRSA Hoosier Chapter provides its members with various programs and events, along with accreditation training, news and information. Visit to learn more.