Congratulations to our Newest LeadershipFPRA Members!


We are proud to recognize Brianna Barnebee and Melanie Mowry Etters, APR, CPRC, who were recently accepted to LeadershipFPRA. Brianna serves as the Senior Account Manager for RB Oppenheim Associates and the Director of Communications for our Capital Chapter. Congratulations, Brianna!


Melanie joined the Agency for Persons with Disabilities as its Communications Director in January 2007. She is responsible for statewide media relations, publications, website, information requests, and other communication related activities.

Melanie also served as President of the Florida Public Relations Association from September 2011 until August 2012. Congratulations, Melanie!

LeadershipFPRA is designed to provide our members with the tools they need to become leaders in their organizations, their communities and FPRA. The program is formal, consisting of an orientation and six full-day sessions held over 12 months.

The class size is limited to 20, so applications are competitive. We’re proud to have two of our Capital Chapter members accepted into this statewide program!