Vice President of Chapter Development
Kate Stewart, 2019-2020 PRSSA National Vice President of Chapter Development, is a second year Master of Arts in Communication graduate student at Auburn University. Kate obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Auburn University in May of 2018. During Kate’s sophomore year of her undergraduate studies, she joined PRSSA on Auburn’s campus. Kate’s junior and senior year, she served as Auburn’s PRSSA chapter’s President. Going into her graduate studies, Kate still had a passion to serve PRSSA, but wanted to have a wider impact. Stewart was a PRSSA Regional Ambassador for the Southeast region last year and loved every minute of serving and connecting PRSSA chapters across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Kate continued to be passionate and want to serve PRSSA to give back to the Society as much as it has given to her which is why she decided to run for PRSSA National Vice President of Chapter Development.
Aside from PRSSA involvement, Kate serves as a Graduate Assistant for Auburn University’s School of Communication and Journalism where she assists professors with research and teaches public speaking to undergraduate students. Also, Kate starting her third year as the Public Relations and Social Media Coordinator at .eloise. design co. in Opelika, Alabama. Kate’s end goal is to one day earn her PhD and be a public relations professor to enrich the younger generations while also being the Founder and CEO of her own company that she started this year, Blonde Ambition Creative Company.
Her favorite pastime is to take her dog, Hunter, who is seven and a basset hound/beagle mix, on walks around Downtown Auburn through Toomer’s Corner and on Samford Lawn. When Kate is not at work or school, you can find her jamming out to Taylor Swift sipping on an earl grey tea latte. Kate also enjoys blogging and vlogging in her spare time through her channel, Kate’s Take, while indulging in reality television shows. You will constantly hear Kate’s phone going off and it is most in likely her ESPN app because she is an avid sports fan. Kate is a type 3 enneagram, her sign is Capricorn, and she has an ENTJ-T personality type.
Instagram – @thekatestewart
Twitter – @k8_dstewart