Membership Spotlight: Rico Le
Updated: Apr 3, 2019
The tenth membership spotlight of the spring semester is Rico Le, a communication and social influence major. This is Rico’s second year as a member of PRSSA and he is an engaged and involved member of our chapter! Rico can often be found attending PRSSA events and going above and beyond to support the chapter. He also created our tribute video for Gregg Fesitman, played at conference to honor our amazing faculty advisor and his years of commitment to Temple PRSSA.
Here is a Q&A session with Rico:
Q: Where are you from? What is your major/minor?
A: I grew up in Vietnam and spent my first 18 years living there until I decided to go to the U.S for college. My major is Communication and Social Influence.
Q: Why do you love PRSSA? What do you hope to get out of it?
A: Opportunities! PRSSA creates opportunities for people to understand and really learn more from the professionals, to give us more practical skills within the industry.
Q: What committee are you a part of? What have you done with this committee?
A: I work in the Regional Conference committee where I helped to set up and stand at the reception table during the regional conference.
Q: What PRSSA events have you participated in?
A: Alumni Panel, Networking 101, Regional Conference and a few agency tours.
Q: What other TU organizations are you a part of?
A: Freely Magazine and TUTV.
Q: What is the coolest place you’ve ever visited?
A: Tokyo, Japan - I lived there for a semester and it was the best experience ever.
Q: Favorite social media platform and why?
A: Facebook - not really a good reason but I don't like to change my habit but I do have other social media platforms.
Q: Dream job?
A: Crisis communication.
This blog post was written by Caitlin Gemmi, Digital Publications Editor & Rico Le, General Body Member & Spotlight Recipient.