Emma Tappel

Emma Tappel



Aug 2012 - Present

Bachelors of Arts and Science

Ashland University

Public Relations and Strategic Communication

Health and Risk Communication

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - Aug 2011

Office Assitant

Marietta Memorial Hospital

  • Documented patient appointments and organized patient files accordingly
  • Processed request forms to send information to outside facilities
  • Assisted receptionist in any clerical duties
May 2015 - Jul 2015

Public Relations Intern

Lake Erie Crushers
  • Planned new promotional nights, budgets, and giveaways for over 13 home games for the season, bringing in more fans to each games
  • Presented promotional nights and their contents to CFO, Owner, and Director of Promotions to collaborate and implement new events
  • Strengthened intern and full-time employee relations through promoting dedication and hard work from fellow interns and by leading through example


Attended Ohio Communication Association conference-2013

Alpha Delta Pi

  • Public Relations Chair (January 2015-present)
  • Sorority Spirit (2014)
  • Music Chair (2013)
  • Risk Management Team (2013)

Volunteer Work

Ronald McDonald House- Cleveland, Ohio


  • Cooked meals for families staying at the facilities
  • Provided a more welcoming environment for the families and children by providing crafts and entertainment
  • Helped host Holiday Circle Fest to promote Cleveland charities during the holiday season

Ashland County Community Foundation


  • Organized new computer files to allow for easier access
  • Designed and created informational power point about available grants
  • Helped prepare rooms for various receptions

Parkersburg Area Community Foundation


  • Reviewed grant applications from charity groups to determine which would receive grant money
  • Consulted with board members to determine the distribution of grant money to community organizations
  • Coordinated with employees and prepared rooms for several grant receptions and board meetings

Projects and Presentations



Pravin Rodrigues, Professor/Advisor

Ashland University, Ashland, OH

Academic Advisor, Communication Department


Paul Siegwarth, VP of Stadium Operations

Lake Erie Crushers, Avon, OH

Indirect Supervisor