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Kara Kennedy

Kara Kennedy brings a unique approach to PR and marketing by working one-on-one with clients to help them build and implement a successful PR strategy. Kara also counsels clients about crisis communications and helps them write plans that best fit their particular needs. Kara is very successful in garnering media attention for her clients.


She opened her boutique PR firm, Inspired Southerner Public Relations, in August of 2017. Before opening her firm she served as the Director of Marketing and Communications for the Brock School of Business for more than 10 years where she led the team for the re-branding of the school. She also helped Samford University overcome two social media crises.


Kara worked in Washington, D.C. in crisis communications for the American Red Cross National Office, and was living in DC during the terrorist attacks Sept. 11, 2001. Kara has been trained in incident management communications by FEMA. 


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