Bio: Hira Uddin is a Senior at Olivet Nazarene University majoring in Public Relations and Strategic Communication with a minor in Biology. She is the Vice President of Fundraising at Olivet’s chapter of PRSSA as well as the Associate Director of Human Resources & Internal Relations for ISA.
Major: Public Relations and Strategic Communication
Graduation Date: May 2017
Hometown: Schaumburg, IL
Semester begun agency: Fall 2015
What clients have you worked with: Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce
Why do you love working for Inspired Strategies Agency? I love working for ISA because I get to gain experience while working in a student-run public relations firm through hands-on, experiential learning. Also, we get exposure to real-world clients.
What was your greatest accomplishment within ISA? We pushed out surveys and got back results for the Kankakee Chamber of Commerce which was then presented at the annual Chamber meeting.
Career Goals: Healthcare/ Corporate Communication has always been one of my passions.
Other accomplishments or leadership positions:
- VP of Recruitment, Olivet’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA); 2015 – 2016
- VP of Fundraising, Olivet Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA); 2016-2017
“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.”