Nellie Cronin

Nellie Cronin


My name is Nell Cronin and I am currently a Junior at Ashland University. I am a double major in Public Relations and Strategic Communication as well as Health and Risk Communication. I am also the president of Accent on PR and Public Relations Student Society of America (P.R.S.S.A) at Ashland University. 


Rodriguez, D., Dunbar, N.E., & Cronin, N. A. (2013). Interpersonal Adaption Theory: 

Deceptive Communication in Text Messages. In C. Liberman. (Ed.), Casing Persuasive Communication.Dubuque, IA: Kendall-Hunt. 


Public Relations Intern (August 2013-Present)

Ohio Special Response Team, INC. 

My duties for this internship is to review press releases, give suggestions for alterations to Ohio Special Response Team, INC Facebook and Twitter presence, and also to create brochures and promotional literature. 

Crisis Communication Intern (August 2013-Present)

City of Ashland

My responsibilities for this internship is to create multiple media platforms for Ashland's first responders and municipalities. I also provide training on utilization for such media. FInally, I coordinate and synchronize risk and crisis messages between Ashland University and the City of Ashland. 

Social Media Intern (January 2013-May 2013)

Rural Emergency Trauma Institute, West Virginia 

For this internship I constructed press releases for the Open House and created brochures for the public. I maintained Rural Emergency Trauma Institute's Facebook and Twitter account. I also was apart of re-creating the Institute's main website and logo. 

Work History

Work History
Jan 2012 - Present

Public Relations Employee

Ashland University

The duties that I maintain in the Public Relations Office are creating press releases for Ashland University and Ashland Times Gazette. I also am a social media ambassador for the Ashland University's Tumblr. I construct "Hometown Features" about Ashland student achievements to send to local newspapers. I also maintain the News Center on Ashland University's website. 



Health and Risk Campaigns

Other Work

Internship Work