PRSA SA Member Spotlight: Monica Faulkenbery, APR

Posted by PRSA_MelissaMY on 04/20/2020 9:30 am  

Name: Monica Faulkenbery, APR

Title: Assistant Director of Communications

Northside ISD

How long have you been in your current position?
21 years

How long have you been a member of PRSA?
33 years

Held any offices in PRSA/Chapter? (name if so) 
Chapter President, VP of Membership, VP of Programs, Accreditation Chair, Del Oro Chair, Ombudsman; also served as President of the PRSA/Waco chapter

What does PRSA mean to you?
PRSA means connections, networking, professional growth, and lifelong friendships. PRSA helps me think outside my school PR box. PRSA helps me be better prepared and equipped to be more strategic at my job.

Hobbies or something unique that you do that you might would share:
Served this past year as the president of the Texas State Public Relations Association, a statewide association of school public relations professionals.

What is something that you would share to someone new going into PR? 
Keep growing in your professional. Keep learning. Take advantage of all the benefits that PRSA offers. And, pursue your APR. The journey is worth it.