Get To Know FPRA Tampa Bay Board Member Brittany J. Jackson

Meet Brittany J. Jackson, Senior Communications Coordinator, Southwest Florida Water Management District
Communications Committee
FPRA member for 1 year

1. Why do you love PR?
I love this field because there’s so much variety! No day is ever the same. Public relations allows me to combine creativity and advocacy to effectively tell my organization’s story.

2. Why did you join FPRA Tampa Bay?
I joined FPRA to connect with local public relations practitioners, develop as a professional and take part in local leadership positions within the organization.

3. What’s your go-to source for PR tips and trends?
I’ve found that PRDaily.com is a good resource to stay up-to-date with what’s new in the profession.

4. How do you stay involved in the Tampa Bay community?
I am actively involved with my church in East Tampa. I also enjoy volunteering with local nonprofit Paint Your Heart Out Tampa, where I’ve served on the Steering Committee for two years.

5. What do you do for fun?
My fiancé and I are real foodies! We enjoy trying new restaurants and sampling the best cuisine Tampa has to offer. I also enjoy international travel and have visited Kenya, England, Uganda, Mexico and the Caribbean!