Internships

Why become an intern at VanNatta Public Relations?

Internships provide students a chance to acquire a number of practical skills that can be used in both the classroom and in the working world. By taking part in an internship, students can begin to build the relationships and connections that will define their careers.

VanNatta Public Relations offers a variety of internship opportunities:

  • Lobbying and government relations
  • Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Public relations
  • Collective bargaining and negotiating
  • Labor relations and grievance resolution
  • Association management and organizational governance
  • Small business management

VPR will guide, train and advise interns during their internship. However, new ideas and creativity are always appreciated and encouraged. In addition to working on company projects, interns will be given the opportunity to attend meetings and other social events.

What past interns have done at VPR:

  • Statistical research for clients
  • Surveys of association members
  • Conference planning
  • Lobbying assistant
  • Bill tracking
  • Marketing /Public Relation plans
  • Social media & website audits
  • Copy editing
  • Office tasks – printing, scanning, faxing
  • Graphic design
  • Social media management

Be Our Intern

VPR is currently seeking public relations and event planning interns for the next term. Interested applicants can contact us below.

Get started today!

Intern Alumni

  • Melissa Krug, 1997
  • Joseph Davidson, 1997
  • Kelly Ray, 2009

  • Emily Valko, 2005
  • Kristen Vandegriend, 2007
  • Stephanie Hallman, 2007
  • Cassandra McFarland, 2008
  • Erica Martin, 2008
  • Alyssa Taylor, 2008
  • Rachel Brown, 2009
  • Cate Stumberg, 2009
  • Lanae Gehring, 2009
  • Tiffany Goodall, 2010
  • Kayli Moser, 2014
  • Armanie Miranda, 2015

  • Caitlin Harder, 2014

  • Sarah Clinehens, 1993
  • Kevin Dougherty, 1993
  • Christine Deboy, 1994
  • ChadMadron, 1995
  • Amanda Monestere, 2003
  • Victoria Wilson, 2015

  • Russell Yost, 2003

  • Sarah Clinehens, 1995

  • Nick Sheedy, 1995
  • Marci L. Ozawa, 1996
  • Monica Henry, 1999
  • Brent Lord, 2001

  • Maria Horrell, 1992
  • Kevin Smith, 1994
  • Patrick Thomas, 1994
  • Cory Voegele, 1994
  • William Garber, 1995
  • Sandra King, 2015

  • Katrina Graven, 2015

  • Michelle Palacios, 1997

  • Clayton Buerkle, 1993
  • Steve Burton, 1993
  • Holly Becker, 1994
  • Diana Ash, 1994
  • Tracy Holland, 2003
  • Emily Gray, 2005
  • Vanessa Hughes, 2006
  • Tarah Campi, 2008
  • Stacie Slater, 2013
  • Keenan Emery, 2018

  • Stephanie Bednarz, 2012

  • Natalie Clements, 2009

  • Steven Rosling, 1996
  • Kimberly Schrek,1996
  • Roe Miller, 1999
  • Stacy Beyer, 2005
  • Jennifer Histed, 2006
  • Cody States, 2007
  • Kara Loree, 2012
  • Dominque May, 2013
  • Rachel Eades, 2013
  • Chelsea Roberts, 2016

  • Jessica Baker, 1995
  • Arron Harmon, 1996
  • Brian Hall, 1997
  • Laura Ryan, 1998
  • Alex Simmons, 2000
  • Zach Wehner, 2000
  • Jamie Moshin, 2001
  • Nathaniel Otjoa, 2002
  • Jennifer O’Brian, 2003
  • Ericha Hager, 2003
  • Brandon Antoni, 2003
  • Golsima Seradj, 2004
  • Brady Drury, 2004
  • Busaraporn “Note” Vongslai, 2004
  • Janessa Chastain, 2005
  • Julie Tommelein, 2005
  • Megan Flora 2005
  • Lauren Hicks 2005
  • Tanya Riise 2005
  • Marissa Brotman 2006
  • Brenna Hindman 2006
  • Natalie Olson, 2007
  • Susan Butler, 2007
  • John Nielson, 2007
  • Brian Nelson, 2007
  • Philip Handke, 2007
  • Shay Keeler, 2010
  • Elle Nigh, 2010
  • Jaclyn Abeloe, 2012
  • Hanna Bliden, 2012
  • Rachel Eades, 2013
  • Alec McGinnis, 2013
  • Bryan Martz, 2014

  • Suzanne Barry
  • Kristen Byhn, 2006
  • Suzie Harding, 2010
  • Rachel Heringer, 2011
  • Kendall Brittan, 2012
  • Tiana Miguel, 2012
  • Austin Williams, 2013