Krista Watson, 2016–2017 Publications Editor in Chief, is a junior at Loyola University Chicago studying public relations with a minor in international studies.
Watson joined the Loyola PRSSA Chapter her freshman year and immediately became an active member. She served as the volunteer coordinator for the PRSSA 2015 Regional Conference named The Loop Chicago: DIVERGENT. Watson began writing for FORUM and Progressions after attending National Assembly in 2014 and has since been a regular contributor. In January 2016, she was elected to serve as the public relations chair for Loyola PRSSA, where she oversaw digital engagement for all of the Chapter's social media accounts.
Outside of PRSSA, Watson was a reporter and staff member for Loyola's award-winning student newspaper, The Loyola Phoenix. Watson also wrote for Loyola’s Office of International Programs as a Go Global Blogger and ambassador to the study abroad program.
Watson has acquired three internships during her time at Loyola, two in Chicago and one in New York City.
In her free time, Watson enjoys reading, traveling, spending time with loved ones and seeking out the best Sunday brunch spots.
“There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination and wonder.” — Ronald Reagan