April 2018 – Keren Jones, director of communications for th Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic Partnership.

Where are you from? I was born in South Dakota, but I have lived in Ocala, FL for most of my life.

Affiliation with public relations: I am the Director of Communications for the Ocala/ Marion County Chamber & Economic Partnership. In this job capacity I handle all internal & external communications for the organization.

Little-known fact:
I am ambidextrous.

What attracted you to FPRA?
The members of FPRA represent a variety of leaders in my community that are making a difference. Being part of an organization that gives valuable practical experience was a must for me.

Favorite aspect of PR:
My favorite aspect of PR is being able to communicate with the entrepreneurs in my town. The most rewarding aspect is the positive influence I am able to have on my community.