The Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) has honored Heather Doane with the 2018 Rising Star Award and Trish Robertson, APR with the Unsung Hero Award.
Rising Star Award recognizes an up and coming leader in the chapter, who has shown enthusiasm and passion for their profession, is likely to be making a positive difference through their service to FPRA chapter events, career pursuits and in other arenas.
The Unsung Hero Award recognizes the contributions of an individual member for their hard work and dedication to the chapter “behind the scenes” and who helps to enhance and promote the public relations profession. The Unsung Hero is someone who consistently provides support and assistance to the chapter and its professional goals without hesitation.
Heather Doane is the Voter Education Coordinator for the Collier County Supervisor of Elections office and has been a member of the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA since 2015. She currently serves on the chapter’s board as Secretary. Trish Robertson is the Communications Coordinator for the Collier County Supervisor of Elections office and is a past-president of the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA. Trish currently serves as the VP of Technology on the association’s Executive Committee and has been a member since 2011.