Below are the 2017 Chapter and professional advisors for PRSSA at Ohio University. These professionals serve as mentors for Scripps PRSSA members and help to guide our Chapter.
Dan Farkas is a strategic communication professor at the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism and the Chapter advisor for Scripps PRSSA. Dan graduated from Ohio University in 1998 with a bachelors degree in journalism. He returned as a visiting instructor with a focus on public relations, media relations, social media and journalism on the web.
In addition to his time spent in Athens, Dan is a business owner and has years of experience in communications and public relations. Much of his work has received awards and has appeared on CNN, MSNBC and Sports Illustrated.
While Dan is an experienced public relations professional, he also is a father and a husband. He lives with his family in Dublin.
Colleen O’Morrow is the Scripps PRSSA professional advisor and the Marketing and Social Media Strategist at MediaSource, a cutting-edge public relations and content marketing agency. Colleen leads company marketing initiatives and social media services, for both MediaSource and the agency’s clients. She’s spent her entire career working in digital marketing and social media with brands such as Donatos, Justice, UCLA and more. Colleen graduated from The Ohio State University in 2015 and loves living in downtown Columbus.