Manage Media Interviews Like a Hero!

August 16, 2017

11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Add to Calendar

Ces & Judy's
10405 Clayton Rd
St Louis, MO 63131
Venue Website

Get ready for the moment the cameras start rolling with the media trainer the US Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines call on for guidance!

Dr. Joe Trahan, APR, Fellow PRSA, will share the secrets of success that he teaches all over the world to organizations both military and civilian. Learn how to prepare yourself, your team and your executives to make the most of any media interview at PRSA St. Louis' Summer Professional Development Workshop.

*Photo: U.S. Air Force 

Exclusive Opportunity: One-on-One Training with Dr. Joe!

Following his workshop, Dr. Joe will conduct a LIMITED number of individual on-camera interview coaching sessions. Register NOW for this rare opportunity to refine your spokesperson skills with one of the nation’s foremost media trainers!

*One-on-Ones will be scheduled between 2:30 and 4:30 p.m. on a first come basis.
**BE SURE to select the ADDITIONAL OPTION when registering.

About Dr. Joe

A New Orleans native and lifelong Saints fan, “Doc” Joseph V. Trahan III, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA, has more than 35 years of public relations/affairs experience in government, association, education and nonprofit public relations. Dr. Trahan is a retired lieutenant colonel in the United States Army Reserve and a former commander of the 314th Public Affairs Operations Center in Birmingham, Alabama. He operated four Joint Information Bureaus and one Joint Information Center, including the Presidential Task Force Hurricane Andrew, the Boy Scouts of America National Jamboree, and the 50th anniversary of Operation Overlord (D-Day). He is a former member of the National PRSA Board of Directors and National PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) Faculty Adviser. 



  • Registration Check-In Opens:  11:30 am
  • Networking: 11:30 am-12 pm
  • Buffet Opens: 11:45 am
  • Program: 12:15 - 2:15 pm
  • OPTIONAL One-on-One Training:  2:30-4:30 pm


$25.00 Full-Time Students

$40.00 PRSA Chapter Member

$55.00 Non-Member

$75.00 ADDITIONAL OPTIONĀ» 1:1 Coaching Session