PRAM Gulf Coast meets on the third Friday of every month at the Hancock Bank in Pascagoula, located at 1010 Denny Avenue.  Meetings always begin promptly at noon and include a guest speaker who delivers a presentation related to public relations.  Lunch is catered and costs $10 per person.

Obtaining membership in PRAM Gulf Coast is a simple and straightforward process.  All you have to do is fill out an application and submit it to the Chapter Secretary.  From there, it will be reviewed and approved by the Chapter Officers.  You can download a form below and submit it electronically, by mail, or in person.  Only individual memberships are offered in the following categories:

  • Active Member: Dues are $55/annually

To meet the requirements for active membership in PRAM, an applicant must be an individual who is of established professional standing in public relations and/or related fields. All applicants must be approved by the board of directors.

  • Honorary/Student Member: Dues are $28/annually

A student member shall be a student of public relations, journalism or communications. Honorary members may also be a public relations professional with at least 15 years of experience. All honorary/student members shall be approved by the board of directors and may not be elected to hold any office nor shall he/she have the power to vote.

Dues include membership in PRAM State and the Southern Public Relations Federation (SPRF).  Meals may be paid in advance or at each meeting.  Members may pay for their dues and meals together ($165 total for the year).

Please direct any questions about membership and/or applications to Erinn Carty, Chapter Secretary at erinn[dot]carty [at] hii-ingalls [dot] com.

PRAM membership application (.docx)