2019 Student Summit

Join GKC-PRSA for a day filled with great speakers and insight to help you launch your career post-graduation. The 2019 PRSSA Summit is an all-day professional development event for students interested in a career in Public Relations and Marketing Communications.

Registration $25, deadline is 5 p.m., April 8 at 8 p.m. central. Register HERE.

April 12, 2019
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Spend a day with KC PR professionals to learn about what you won’t hear in the classroom! 


  • Jake Jacobson, Director of Public Relations, Children’s Mercy Hospital, "What They Didn't Tell Him"
  • Ashley Mahoney, Creative Director, Hello Big Idea, "How I Built This"
  • Sheba Clarke, Mentorship Program, GKC-PRSA
  • HR Panel - Get job seeking tips from hiring managers! 
    • Crossroads -Mike Swenson, President
    • VMLY&R, Kimberly SPencer, North America Talent Acquisition Director
    • Junior Achievement, Meredith Suarez, Director of Development & Marketing

More speakers and activities to be added to the schedule soon!

Dress is business casual. Lunch provided. Special dietary needs? Please notify by April 9.


$25.00 PRSSA Member Ticket

$25.00 Non-Member Student Ticket

$12.00 Lunch Only, Non-Student, Ticket

Register HERE.


Westport PLEXPOD
300 E. 39th St.
Kansas City, MO 64111

The PRSSA Summit is a one-day student conference hosted by the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.