Cidnye Weimer is a junior at Ohio University studying Strategic Communications with a specialization in Business Administration and earning a certificate from the Global Leadership Center. The 2012-2013 Scripps PRSSA voted Cidnye “Least likely to be seen without her phone,” which explains why Cidnye will be a fantastic 2013-2014 VP of Social Media!
Some fun facts about Cidnye:
Experience with PRSSA? I was a dues-paying member freshman and sophomore year, member of the PR Committee and the Social Affairs Committee freshman year and VP of Social Affairs sophomore year. I also attended National Conference in San Francisco as well as many networking trips, match day, helped to plan regional conference and I was involved with the Scripps innovation challenge
Advice for incoming freshmen? GET INVOLVED as much as you can, make friends with upperclassman and try everything!
Hobbies? Watching Netflix and Hulu, reading, hanging out with friends, playing tennis and dancing
Favorite OU memory? I can’t pinpoint just one! Every day at OU is amazing and OU has truly become my home
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Hopefully living in Chicago working at a PR agency dealing with consumer products or in the entertainment industry
Biggest pet peeve? When people use the wrong form of “your” and “you’re”
Favorite reality show? I don’t really watch reality TV much so I have to say my TV show obsessions are Scandal and Revenge – so juicy!
PR idol? I would have to say the two women who really stick out to me are Margie Korshak and Barbara Hunter. Both started their own PR firms and became extremely successful making a name for themselves, Margie in Chicago and Barbara in New York. It’s inspirational to see such successful and powerful women in the PR industry
An interesting fact about you that not many people know? I can lick my elbow!
If you were an ice cream flavor, what would you be? Mocha for sure!
Favorite animal? Monkey!
Contact our new VP of Social Media by tweeting her @cidnyeweimer. Chances are, she’ll tweet you back!