Vice President of Digital Communications
Claire (Cassie) Gilpin, 2021-2022 vice president of digital communications, is a rising senior at The University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. She is majoring in public relations and minoring in art history, and is a member of the OU Honors College.
Gilpin joined PRSSA her freshman year after discovering her passion for public relations in an introductory strategic communications course at Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communications. Since then, she has served as the 2020-2021 digital coordinator of the OU Chapter of PRSSA and served as the lead of the OU PRSSA social media committee. She has previously served as a member of the OU PRSSA philanthropy committee.
Outside of PRSSA, Gilpin is an active student on her college campus. Gilpin has served as the alumnae relations chair for her sorority for the past three years, allowing her to connect with past and present sorority members through digital communications. She is also active within OU’s art history departments and has volunteered with the OU Food Pantry and OU’s Relay For Life event.
For the summer of 2021, Gilpin will serve as the corporate communications intern with 7-Eleven Corporate in Irving, Texas. Through this internship Gilpin will strengthen her public relations skills through drafting content for 7-Eleven’s communication channels, creating communication plans and assisting with video shoots.
In her free time, Gilpin loves visiting art museums and touring local art exhibitions. As an avid bookworm, Gilpin enjoys spending time at her local bookshop, always on the hunt for the next best book.
@cegilpin_ (Twitter), @cassie947 (Instagram)