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Networking, support, idea generation, best practices and the list could go on. There are so many reasons to join and become a member of OHSPRA, a wonderful resource for professional development, networking, and learning. Membership in OHSPRA provides support from an organization that is enriched by a history spanning more than 30 years and is supported by active and involved school PR pros, superintendents, Board of Education members, and partnerships with state and educational entities. OHSPRA is a place where professional development is a priority, friendliness abounds, and comprehensive communications are the heart of all we do.

Our membership of more than 150 members and growing represents a mixture of K-12 school districts, career centers, educational service centers, state organizations, and school communicators who run the gamut from being new to school PR to dedicating their entire careers to education.

OHSPRA is one of the largest and most active state school PR organizations in the country, providing rich experiences and resources to our members through a commitment to facilitate, support and build trust in education.


Membership Options

Renew your membership for 2019-20 today!  The OHSPRA membership year is Sept. 1 through August 31.

Individual Membership $90 ($75 if payment postmarked by Aug. 31, 2019)

Institutional Membership $200 ($168 if payment postmarked by Aug. 31, 2019)

Institutional memberships include 3 members. Add a fourth for just $55.


EXISTING MEMBER RENEW NOW (please log in to renew)!


Member Benefits

Networking Center
Ask a question!  Get an answer...or several as you instantly email OHSPRA members across the state for resources and insight!

Mentor Program
Connect with a network of highly trained, experienced communicators ready to assist members with questions regarding school funding, crisis management, school levy/bond campaigns, social media, and more! Contact Crystal Davis, OHSPRA Past President, for more information.

Resource Center
Share and utilize resources in the password-protected, members-only portion of the OHSPRA website. This online database and networking center contains sample crisis communication materials event plans, survey questions, social media strategies, presentations, levy communication pieces and more!  Why reinvent the wheel, when you can use these materials? This interactive tool gives OHSPRA members access to time-saving resources from some of the best in school public relations. 

Professional Development 
OHSPRA offers a variety of professional development opportunities designed for the school public relations professional during which colleagues from k-12 public schools, career and technical centers, and private schools engage in educational PR activities.     

Membership Questions
For any questions related to membership in OHSPRA, please contact Erika Daggett, Director of Membership, by emailing


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OHSPRA is a public relations organization that has dedicated more than 30 years to facilitating support for and trust in education through comprehensive communications efforts.

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