FORT MYERS, Fla. (Feb. 2, 2021) – The Southwest Florida Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is pleased to announce that member Kali Kaye, APR, recently earned professional public relations accreditation, and received the designation of Accredited in
Public Relations (APR).
Kaye joins the more than 4,300 active public relations professionals worldwide who represent an elite group of skilled professionals committed to practicing with high ethical standards, including 39 currently in southwest Florida.
Kaye is the internal communications supervisor at Lee Health, Lee County’s major destination for health care and the largest employer in Lee County. Kaye manages the strategic communication efforts for Lee Health’s more than 15,000 employees, the Lee Health medical staff and the volunteers and auxilians. Kaye earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2005. She is a native of Fort Myers and has worked for Lee Health for 10 years.
To earn public relations accreditation, candidates must pass an oral presentation and rigorous written examination administered by the Universal Accreditation Board (UAB), which is an alliance of eight national and statewide professional associations dedicated to furthering the field of public relations and the development of public relations professionals. FPRA is a member of the UAB.
ABOUT THE FLORIDA PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION
Established in 1938, FPRA is the oldest public relations organization in the country. FPRA is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners, who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. For additional information, please visit the Southwest Florida Chapter of FPRA website at http://www.fpraswfl.org.