Strategic Communication student earns PPRA’s Brodey Award

Mackenzie Krott and Gregg Feistman, associate professor of strategic communication

Mackenzie Krott, a senior strategic communication major and former president of the Temple PRSSA chapter is this year’s winner of the Dr. Jean Brodey Student Achievement Award, given annually by the Philadelphia Public Relations Association. Named after former Temple professor Jean Brodey, the award is given annually to a college junior or senior exhibiting outstanding professional promise in the field of public relations, who has an excellent academic track record and contributes to his or her community.

The award was presented at PPRA’s annual meeting June 26. Previous Temple alumni who have received this prestigious honor include Jessica Lawlor, StOC ’10, and Meredith Avakian, JPRA ’06.