An Inside View from the Mayor's Office

Starts: Thursday, January 11, 2018 @ 11:30 AM
Ends: Thursday, January 11, 2018 @ 1:00 PM
Location: Tangier, 532 W Market St, Akron, OH 44303
Speaker: Christine R. Curry

Connie From City Of AkronChristine R. Curry, Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan’s director of communications and a member of his cabinet, will offer an insider’s view of PR and community relations.

Director of communications for the relatively new city administration, with its ambitious agenda, is a fast-paced position, entrusted with the delicate task of relating city government initiatives to diverse constituencies. Make reservations now to learn how Christine navigates those sometimes-turbulent waters.

A native of Akron, Christine attended Akron Public Schools, graduating from Garfield High School and the  University of Akron, where she received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Christine is no stranger to community involvement. She serves with the Leadership Akron Alumni Association, on the Akron Roundtable Board, Our Lady of the Elms Board of Trustees and LeBron James Family Foundation –LAB Community Board. In her “spare time”, she volunteers at the Akron Canton Regional Food Bank and serves as a lector at her parish, St. Vincent de Paul Church, located in downtown Akron.

WHEN: January 11 at 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: The Tangier, Akron  Ohio

COST: $25 for PRSA members; $20 for Early Bird reservations before Friday, January 5; $30 for nonmembers; and $15 for students.

REGISTER: Online or contact Lianne Fowler, PRSA Chapter Administrator at 330-780-5175 or

Reservations are required by Monday, January 8.


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