Elaina Jackson earns public relations accreditation

JANS –   Elaina Jackson of Brandon, director of marketing at the Mississippi Children’s Museum in Jackson, has earned her accreditation in public relations (APR) from the Universal Accreditation Board. The APR certification program recognizes public relations practitioners who demonstrate broad knowledge, experience and professional judgment and are committed to the ethical practice of PR. APR candidates must complete a written submission, present a portfolio of work to a readiness review panel of public relations veterans and demonstrate their PR knowledge, skills and abilities by passing a computer-based exam. Jackson is a graduate of Belhaven University, where she obtained a master’s degree in management and a bachelor of science degree in mass communications. She is a member of the central chapter of the Public Relations Association of Mississippi.