Board of Directors

Board Meetings

The Greater Fort Worth Chapter of PRSA is managed by a volunteer board of dedicated professionals. The Board of Directors meets the first Tuesday of every month at noon. The meetings are at the Cook Children’s Health Care System offices, 1500 W Rosedale, Fort Worth, Texas 76104 or by conference call.

2020 Board of Directors


  • President: Laura Van Hoosier, APR
  • VP Membership/President-Elect: Lesley Dupre
  • VP Programs: Margaret Ritsch, APR, Fellow PRSA
  • Treasurer: Tracy Greene
  • Treasurer-Elect: Rick Dardenne
  • Secretary: Jessamy Brown, APR
  • Past President: Beth Lamb, APR


  • Michelle Clark, APR
  • Claire Armstrong

Assembly Delegates

  • Holly Ellman
  • Jeremy Agor, APR

Committee and Special Interest Groups (SIG) Chairs

  • APR Committee Chair: Jeremy Agor, APR
  • Community Service Chair: Kim Brown, APR
  • Digital Media Chair: Maddie Thannum
  • Digital Communications Programming Chair: Chris Smith, APR
  • Diversity & Ethics Chair: Open – contact
  • Social Media Special Interest Group Co-Chairs: Abigail Hogdson and Sarah McClellan-Brandt
  • Health Care Special Interest Group (SIG): Winifred “Wini” King
  • Historian: Jeff Rodriguez
  • Hospitality Chair: Amy Hartley
  • Master’s SIG Chair: Open – contact
  • Newsletter / PR Chair: Hannah Lacamp
  • Nominating Committee Chair: Beth Lamb, APR
  • PR After Dark: Cindy Vasquez
  • Past President’s Council Committee Chair: Richie Escovedo, APR
  • Professional Development Chair: Claire Bloxom Armstrong
  • Sponsorship Chair: Open – contact
  • Student Liaison/NuPros Chair: Open – contact
  • 2020-21 Worthy Awards Chair: Abigail Hodgson
  • Worthy Awards Co-Chair – Beth Lamb, APR
  • Worthy Awards Co-Chair – Laura Van Hoosier, APR
  • 2021 Worthy Awards Event Planning Committee – open (Please email if interested.)