Leadership

Jordan Harris: Firm Director

JordanJordan Harris is a senior public relations major and this is her fourth year working with PRowl Public Relations. She has previously interned at Philly PR Girl and the Temple Criminal Justice Department. Jordan is a newly appointed Klein Rising Peer Mentor for the 2020-2021 school year. She is a founding sister of Tri Delta’s Epsilon Phi chapter and is a member of the Conduct and Music Committees. When Jordan isn’t busy doing everything PR, she likes to spend her time shopping, getting her pop culture fill on social media, and exploring Philadelphia by eating everything in sight. Jordan is excited for her last year at Temple and to become a first-generation college graduate. Though this school year will be challenging, she is excited to take on whatever comes her way with PRowl.

Alaina DeLeone: Assistant Firm Director

Alaina

Alaina DeLeone is a senior studying public relations with a minor in journalism studies. She has been an active PRowl member for three years and is eager to serve as an Assistant Firm Director for a second year. Alaina hopes to one day combine her passion for public relations and media by working in a full-service communications agency. Aside from her public relations involvement and experience, Alaina is an active student at Temple University. She is a cycling instructor at Temple University Campus Recreation and previously was an Owl Team Leader for the Office of Orientation, New Student, & Family Programs. Alaina is a proud cat-lady and known as “Auntie Lain” to her adorable one-year-old niece.

Will Bleier: Assistant Firm Director

Screen Shot 2020-08-19 at 10.50.38 AMWill Bleier is a senior public relations and political science major, and this is his fourth year in PRowl. Will is interested in pursuing a career in political communications and has interned at the municipal, state, and federal levels and on campaigns, including with Biden for President, the City of Philadelphia, and the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. In PRowl, he’s previously served as an account executive and account associate. On-campus, he’s also formerly worked as a resident assistant and as an editor at The Temple News. Will is excited to meet PRowl’s new members this year.

Dylan Manderbach: Assistant Firm Director

Screen Shot 2020-08-19 at 10.54.50 AM

Dylan Manderbach is a senior studying public relations with a minor in journalism studies. Last year, Dylan served as an account executive for one of PRowl’s nonprofit clients, Ride Hard Breathe Easy. This semester, he is a virtual public relations intern at Maven Communications, a full-service communications agency based in Center City. He previously interned at La Torre CommunicationsSlice CommunicationsFlackable, and Highmark Health. In addition to his involvement with PRowl, Dylan has also served as the director of public relations for Temple PRSSA and remains an active member. Outside of the PR world, Dylan is a second-year resident assistant in Morgan North for Temple University Housing and Residential Life. When Dylan isn’t working on something PR-related, you will likely find him watching The Real Housewives (all cities).

Kyra Beckish: Assistant Firm Director

Screen Shot 2020-08-19 at 10.57.29 AM

Kyra Beckish is a junior studying public relations and digital media engagement. Kyra has been with PRowl Public Relations since her freshman year, and previous to this role, she was an Account Associate, Junior Account Executive, and Account Executive. Kyra is also an active member of Temple PRSSA, holding the position of Director of Community Service in her sophomore year. In addition to major-related activities, Kyra is a Resident Assistant in a freshman residence hall. Outside of Temple, Kyra has interned with a local newspaper, Happenings Magazine, a student film shot in Italy, “In Keaton’s Lemon Garden,”; and a Philadelphia public relations agency, Flackable. This past summer, Kyra received a Disability Advocacy Certificate from the American Association for People with Disabilities and worked as the Communications Intern for a Philadelphia nonprofit, Research for Action. This upcoming semester, Kyra will be continuing her internship, serving as a Resident Assistant, and taking on her new role with PRowl Public Relations. More than anything, Kyra loves tap dancing, playing music on her record player, and eating.

Olivia Falcone: Director of Public Relations and Digital Editor

Olivia F

Olivia is a senior studying Public Relations with a minor in Journalism Studies. Olivia is currently interning for QVC on the Consumer PR team. Throughout her time in college, she has found herself having a passion to create relationships between organizations and publics in a creative, wholesome and compelling fashion. Post-grad, she aspires to work in the consumer, journalism, fashion, or beauty industry to create meaningful and vital change in the media. If Olivia isn’t in the classroom, at a meeting, on a run, or scrolling on Instagram looking at French Bulldogs, she is most likely giving tours around campus as an Owl Ambassador. 

Milly McKinnish: Director of Public Relations and Digital Editor

Screen Shot 2020-09-17 at 4.29.58 PM

Milly McKinnish is a junior studying journalism and film. This is her second year in PRowl Public Relations, previously she was an Account Associate for A Step Up Academy and the Account Executive for PRowl Internal.  In addition to her involvement with PRowl, Milly is the Culture Editor for REFINE Magazine, an intern at l’Alliance Française de Philadelphie, and a founding sister of Temple’s Tri Delta chapter. When she’s not working, Milly’s most likely reading, looking for deals on The Real Real, or rewatching Succession.

Olivia Sariano: Director of Finance

Screen Shot 2020-08-19 at 8.51.09 PMOlivia Sariano is a sophomore studying public Relations and minoring in French. She is also pursuing a certificate in Fashion Industry Essentials from Parsons School of Design. This will be Olivia’s second year with PRowl Public Relations, previously holding a position as an Account Associate. Over the summer of 2020, she interned at La Torre Communications, a Public Relations Firm in her hometown, Harrisburg, PA. Along with being an active member of PRSSA, Olivia is involved with Tri Delta’s Epsilon Phi chapter. In her free time, Olivia is a freelance photographer, explores Philadelphia, and enjoys going to yoga classes.

Maggie Larkin: Secretary

Screen Shot 2020-08-19 at 11.02.11 AM

Maggie Larkin is a junior studying public relations, with a minor in Digital Media Engagement. Aside from her membership in PRSSA, Maggie is the Vice President of Programming and Development for Tri Delta’s Epsilon Phi chapter. She previously worked as an Account Associate and Junior Account Executive within PRowl. When she is not working, you can find her enjoying a good cup of coffee with friends. 

Faculty Advisor: Gregg Feistman

Feistman2013.jpg

As Director of the Public Relations major, Gregg Feistman specializes in public relations, reputation management, strategic communications planning, corporate sponsorship, crisis communications, media relations, and organizational communication. Feistman’s more than 35 years of business and PR experience includes past membership on the Philadelphia Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Board of Directors and a multiple recipient of the Philadelphia PRSA Pepperpot and Drumbeater awards. He received Temple’s Outstanding Faculty Service Award in 2014, the Klein College of Media and Communications’ Faculty Award for Service in 2012, and an Outstanding Service Award from the Department of Strategic Communication in 2011. In 2010, he received PRSA’s prestigious Anthony J. Fulginiti Award for Commitment to PR Education.

This slideshow requires JavaScript.