*Writing * Editing * Media Relations * Social Media * Public Relations Planning 
Project Management * Public Speaking * Public Relations Coaching
Career History

Tina Haisman Public Relations, Owner
Public Relations Consulting. 3/03 – Present.


Lee County Electric Cooperative, Public Relations Coordinator
Coordination and writing of employee newsletters, customer newsletter and annual report. Public Relations project research, planning and implementation. Assist with research, strategic planning and goal setting for department and company. Press release research, writing and pitching. Media co-spokesperson. Public speaking. Planning and coordination of advertising. Special event planning. Development of public relations budget. Supervision of one staff member. 8/98-3/03.


Columbia Healthcare, Marketing Specialist
Design and placement of advertisements, development of marketing budget and plans, coordination of employee newsletter, writing and distribution of press releases, organization of community events, organization and maintenance of Speakers Bureau. 2/97-8/98.


SunTrust Bank, Southwest Florida, Marketing Specialist

Writing and design of employee newsletters and press releases, design and placement of advertisements, special event planning, planning and execution of internal and external campaigns, internal communication and marketing support for branches. 3/96-1/97.


Haisman Media Services, Owner
Bloomington, Illinois. 9/94-12/95.

Independent contractor for Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois. Wrote and produced employee newsletter. Performed various writing and graphic design tasks including presentations.  8/95-12/95.


Caterpillar Inc., Intern. Peoria, Illinois. Writing and design of employee newsletter, created presentations and various writing and graphic design tasks.5/95-8/95.



Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA), 3/96-present.

State VP of Communications, 2/07-9/07

State Golden Image Committee Member, 8/04-8/05

State Website Selection Committee Member 7/04-7/05

State Communications Committee Member, 8/03-8/04

State VP of Golden Image, 9/00-9/01

Southwest Florida Chapter President 9/99-9/00. Board Member 7/96-9/01
Southwest Florida Chapter PR University Co-chair 08/08-present

American Red Cross of Lee County, 4/02-1/04.

Public Relations Committee Member 

American Heart Association of Lee County, 4/04-11/04.

Team Recruitment Committee Member 

Big Brothers/Big Sisters, 4/97-12/02.

Big Sister



Illinois State University
, Normal, Illinois.

BA: Public Relations 


Professional Development


Certified Public Relations Counselor, 2008

Accredited in Public Relations, 2001
FPRA Social Media Cafe, 2009

FPRA State Conference, 1998-2005, 2007, 2008
FPRA SW Chapter PR University, 1998–2009
Leadership Creativity Day Camp, 2002
How to Write Killer Copy, 1999