|Chapter Champion Award|
PRSA Georgia's Chapter Champions
This award recognizes PRSA Georgia members who have gone the extra mile in service to the Chapter. The award is presented on a monthly basis, or as appropriate. Eligibility for the award includes all Georgia Chapter members who go above and beyond the call of duty as a Chapter volunteer.
Michelle Potter is the recipient of the January, 2015 Chapter Champion Award for her dedicated volunteer work with PRSA Georgia.She has been involved with the Chapter’s Nonprofit Special Interest Group for several years and served as co-chair for two years. In addition, she participated on the Healthcare Special Interest Group Committee and the Chapter Awards Committee last year. For 2015, she is serving as co-chair of the Chapter Awards Committee.
"PRSA serves as a tremendous resource for PR professionals, and the Georgia Chapter has assisted me in numerous ways since joining in 2003,” she said. "The website’s career center listed postings that opened doors to two positions. Through participation in the Nonprofit and Healthcare SIGs, I learned best practices and industry trends. In addition, I received guidance from members of the Independent Counselors SIG when I started a consulting business.”Michelle is the Marketing Communications Manager for Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates (AGA), the largest gastroenterology practice in the southeast with more than 45 offices and endoscopy centers. Prior to joining AGA, she worked for 15 years in the healthcare sector for government and nonprofit organizations and for five years served as a communications consultant for a variety of businesses including legal, financial services, insurance and real estate. She earned her bachelor’s in journalism from Baylor University in Texas.
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