Leah Lazarz, assistant account executive in the Public Relations + Public Affairs Group at Eric Mower + Associates, has been elected to serve on the board of directors for the Central New York Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).
PRSA is the world’s largest organization for public relations professionals. The PRSA-CNY board oversees programs and events to help members across Central and Northern New York to build and refine their professional skills and networks. This year, PRSA-CNY is hosting the annual Northeast District Conference in Syracuse, N.Y., on Nov. 7. The annual conference is attended by communications professionals and students to learn about the latest industry tools, techniques, trends and knowledge.
At EMA, Lazarz works on business-to-business and consumer client accounts. Among her responsibilities are content creation, media relations and social media management. She also helps coordinates EMA’s Web 2.0 Lunch ‘N Learn Series, a professional development program for EMA employees across the agency’s seven offices.
Lazarz earned a bachelor’s degree from Le Moyne. She is a volunteer youth lacrosse coach for the Liverpool Youth Lacrosse Association.