Upcoming Events

Jun 9

Solo Pros Luncheon: Meet KC Star's Lisa Gutierrez

Meet Lisa Gutierrez, a feature writer for the Kansas City Star since 2000, who will talk to us about the stories and blogs she writes for the paper.

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Jun 12

PRISM Awards: Regular Entry Deadline

June 12 is this year's Regular deadline for entries.

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Jun 19

PRISM Awards: Last Call Entry Deadline

June 19 is this year's Last Call deadline for entries.

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Welcome to the Greater Kansas City Chapter of PRSA

Welcome! Please explore our site, ask questions and find out the latest in our newsletter here. We look forward to having you join as a member!

What's Next

June 23: Professional Development Luncheon

SEO for the PR Pro

Learn how to optimize your writing so stories and content will be discovered through organic searches on the web. In this discussion, InQuest Marketing's Benton Boyd will outline tools and methods to effectively carry out SEO best practices by defining your audience, conducting keyword research, and applying those to content.



PRISM Award entries are open

This year’s awards gala takes place on Thursday, Sept. 24, at The Guild in the historic Crossroads District beginning at 7 p.m. Click here to get started on your submission. Don’t forget to check out the Rules, Categories, and other information available on our new PRISM site!

Important PRISM dates:

  • May 22: Early Bird deadline
  • June 12: Regular entry deadline
  • June 19: Last Call entry deadline
  • Sept. 24: PRISM Awards Gala at the Guild


The Greater Kansas City PRSA chapter is a community of public relations and communications professionals across the Kansas City area, from recent college graduates to leaders of some of the largest firms, agencies and non-profits. Our members represent nearly every practice area and professional and academic setting within the public relations field.

In addition, we support students from across the Midwest who are members of their campus Public Relations Student Society of America chapters.

We currently have more than 200 members and hold regular professional development luncheons to enhance our professional growth. Our chapter also boasts signature events, such as our annual PRISM Awards gala honoring the year’s best in communications excellence and our full-day, interactive student event, our PRSSA Summit. At GKC-PRSA our mission is to be the professional resource and advocate for Kansas City’s PR and Communications community.


Volunteers at the most recent PRSSA Summit at Sporting Park.