Jaron Terry, MS, APR, Fellow PRSA
Jaron M. Terry, MS, APR, PRSA Fellow, a member of PRSA National Diversity and Inclusion committee, has been a member of PRSA since 1981, earned Accreditation in 1988 and has served Central Ohio Chapter as ethics officer, president, assembly delegate and other roles. Jaron holds several PRism Awards and was named 2011 Tom Poling Practitioner of the Year. A sole practitioner since 1995, she is president of JaronTerryCommunications.com, providing strategic marketing and communications planning as well as writing and editing services. She is a five-year member of the adjunct faculty, Franklin University, where she teaches Crisis Communications. Her 35-year career includes public relations positions with Information Dimensions, PriceWaterhouse, Mount Carmel Hospital and hospitals in Richmond, Virginia. She holds a master’s degree in media management and a bachelor degree in mass communications, magna cum laude; both from Virginia Commonwealth University. A member of Kappa Tau Alpha, National Journalism Honor Society, Jaron resides in Hilliard with her husband, Brian Smith; their son, Kevin Terry Smith is also a PRSA member.
- Current Job: President, Jaron Terry Communications
- PRSA Chapter: Central Ohio Chapter