NEW YORK: The Public Relations Society of America has nominated MWW Group SVP Joe Cohen as chair-elect in 2013.
The organization also nominated Blake Lewis, principal and senior consultant at Lewis Public Relations, as treasurer and Mayo Clinic public affairs manager Kathy Barbour as secretary. PRSA nominated six additional members to the board of directors.
PRSA chair Gary McCormick led the nominating committee. Each candidate must be approved by a majority vote of the PRSA Leadership Assembly at its annual meeting on Oct. 13. The new positions begin in January 2013.