LCEC Media Specialist Earns Accreditation in Public Relations

July 6, 2023 – LCEC is proud to announce that Media Specialist Shannon Williamson has earned the designation of Accredited in Public Relations (APR). To earn the public relations accreditation, candidates must pass an oral presentation and rigorous written examination administered by the Universal Accreditation Board (UAB). This prestigious accreditation is held by just over 4,300 public relations professionals worldwide, including 38 in southwest Florida. LCEC is proud to now have three APRs on their public relations team!

In addition to her role as a media specialist for LCEC, Williamson is a board member for the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) Southwest Florida Chapter where she has served two consecutive years as chapter secretary. Williamson also took on the leadership role as event chair for the FPRA Image Awards ceremony where she was honored with the 2023 Rising Star Award. Williamson is currently nominated at the FPRA state level for the Joe Curley APR, CPRC Rising Leader Award.