HOUSTON (May 1, 2006) – Mabel Menefee, president of the Public Relations Foundation of Houston, announces the appointment of five trustees:
o Susannah Moore Griffin, communications manager, Sterling Bank
o Suzanne Lammers, marketing assistant, Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.
o Terri Larson, senior public affairs advisor, Enbridge Energy
o Lisa Martin, manager corporate and employee communications, Lyondell Chemical Co.
o Eydie Pengelly,APR, principal, Eydie Pengelly Marketing Communications
These professionals join the current Public Relations Foundation of Houston officers and trustees:
o Mabel Menefee, president
o Alice Brink, ABC and APR, vice president
o Susan Schmaeling, APR, secretary
o Sabra Gill, APR, treasurer
o Sally Ramsay, PRSA Houston president and board member
o Aaron Woods, APR, PRSA Houston treasurer and board member
o Frank Agraz, board member
Formed in 2001 by the Houston Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), the Foundation supports educational excellence by helping prepare high school and college students for careers in public relations and communication. The Foundation awards student scholarships and distributes funds to educational programs that support public relations and communication.