Stacy Moe-Kean, APR, is this year’s recipient of the Ron Schmidt Community Involvement Award which honors an individual or organization who has demonstrated the outstanding use of public relations to support community improvement or important causes.
Moe-Kean has spent 15 years as the communications director for Union Gospel Mission (UGM), a nonprofit providing homeless and addiction recovery services. She leads marketing, public relations and social media activities to raise visibility and funds for UGM’s work to provide lifesaving meals, food boxes, clothing, personal hygiene items, LifeChange addiction recovery program, emergency shelter and referral services to Portland’s homeless community.
Her nonprofit and public sector career includes SMART (Start Making a Reader Today) and the Better Business Bureau. Active in her community, Kean served as a volunteer SMART reader for several years, is a past PRSA Portland board member and co-chair for the Portland Communicators Conference.
Congratulations, Stacy! We look forward to celebrating you on October 6 at our Spotlight Awards. Purchase tickets >>