Jill Flanagan is a Strategic Communication Consultant and Professor. She has been a member of PPRA for 16 years.
Throughout Jill Flanagan’s 25-year plus career, she has always looked for ways to use her talents in service of others. From university teaching to working with non-profits to taking on freelance projects that supported local artists, she has consistently sought out opportunities that enhance lives.
PPRA: Who are your clients and what projects are you working on right now?
JF: Serving as Sponsorship Lead for PPRA and Lecturer at La Salle University.
PPRA: What is the favorite part of your job?
JF: I particularly enjoy the writing aspects of public relations. Mentoring students and younger professionals is also a highlight.
PPRA: What one piece of advice would you give to your fellow PR pros?
JF: Find a company or client that does work you truly believe in. Your passion will come across in your work.
PPRA: What book or movie could you read or watch again and again?
JF: Michael Clayton
PPRA: What’s your favorite spot in Philly?
JF: Valley Forge Park
PPRA: If you weren’t in PR, what profession do you see yourself in and why?
JF: I would love to work in career counseling. Helping students find internships and jobs was always a highlight of my teaching career.
PPRA: Favorite Philly Food?
JF: Soft Pretzels