Paper Presenter, “Creating Our Own Lineup: Identities and Shared Cultural Norms of Surfing Women in a U.S. East Coast Community,” at the Fall 2013 International Organization of Social Science and Behavioral Research Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, October, 2013.
Presenter, “Brand Marketing, Integration and the Power of the Human Network,” at the 2012 Public Relations Society of America Southeast District Conference, Chattanooga, Tennessee, September, 2012.
Paper Presenter, “U.S. student-run agencies: Organization, attributes and learning outcomes,” at the 2011 AEJMC Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, August, 2011. Received top paper award in the PR Education division.
Speaker, “Trends in Marketing,” at the annual board meeting for Alamance County Arts Council, May, 2011.
Panelist, “Utilizing Media to Build Awareness of Community-Based Organizations and Issues,” at the Gulf Coast Summit on Service Learning and Civic Engagement, Nashville, Tennessee, March, 2008.
Luncheon speaker, “Mass Participation: Engaging Your Audience in a Dialogue with Your Brand,” Triad PRSA, October, 2007.
Paper Presenter, “PR Practitioner as Consumer Agent,” at the Ninth Annual International Public Relations Conference, Miami, Florida, March, 2006.
Luncheon speaker, “PR and the Brand-Defining Idea,” Triad PRSA, October, 2005.