Located in Austin, Texas
Marketing Manager, Texas Press Association; previously Publications Manager
2/2015 to Present
As Marketing Manager – manage advertising networks, social media and web content for Texas Press Service, annual convention planning. Previously Editor of Texas Press Messenger, eNewsletter, directory and other publications; contest coordinator; website designer (texaspress.com).
Staff Writer, Carroll County Times
9/2013 to 4/13/2014
Features Writer and Business Writer
11/21/08 to Present
Frequent contributor to the Biloxi Sun Herald and South Mississippi Living Magazine. Other publications include eat! drink! Mississippi Magazine, Gulf Coast Vibe and work for the Florida Holocaust Museum.
Director of Community Affairs, Gulf Coast Renaissance Corporation, Gulfport, Mississippi
10/15/07 to 11/21/08
Duties include public relations officer, grant writer, web site administrator and manager of two advisory boards for this nonprofit organization focused on housing. Created brochures, presentations, speeches; organized public meetings and events; created and contracted print advertising; oversaw television commercial production; created all web content at www.msgcrc.com; wrote five grants requesting more than $100 million with three grants totaling nearly $50 million awarded.
Staff Writer, Sun Herald, Biloxi, Mississippi
4/4/05 to 10/12/07
Wrote as Priscilla Frulla for multiple beats with a specialty in business; weekly columnist. Part of the newsroom team winning the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service.