Three Colorado Springs women have been accredited by the Public Relations Society of America.
Cheron Cole is a public affairs specialist for Colorado Springs Utilities. Cole received her bachelor’s degree in communications from Brigham Young University.
Patrice Lehermeier is a senior public affairs specialist with CSU and has 15 years experience in communications.
Nikki Richardson is the associate director of reputation management for the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association. She graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural communications from Oklahoma State University and a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Colorado Colorado Springs.