Jessica Clements

Campus: Springfield



  • MA, Communication, 2011, Missouri State University
  • BS, Public Relations, 2009, Missouri State University

Professional experience

Skills and projects

  • Writing and editing for print and Web
  • Social media management
  • Public relations planning
  • Web analytics
  • Integrates new media applications into the promotion of University events, news and accomplishments
  • Writes, edits and distributes press releases, hot topic stories and student spotlight pieces
  • Oversees the My Place at Missouri State project, a website that features college students from their freshman year to graduation day


  • Member of the Public Relations Society of America
  • Member of the Higher Education Web Professionals Association

Awards and honors

  • Staff Excellence in University Service Award, Missouri State University, 2014
  • Bronze Award, Integrated Advancement Programs – Creative Uses of Technology and New Media: Move-In and Welcome Weekend 2012 Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District VI, 2013
  • Gold Award, Integrated Advancement Programs – Individual Sub-Websites: My Place at Missouri State, Council for the Advancement and Support of Education District VI, 2012
  • Rising Star Award, Southwest Missouri Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America, 2012
  • Excellence in Research Award, Department of Communication, 2011
    Thesis: Love, Rescue, Heal: Managing the Meaning of a Mission to End Human Trafficking
  • Outstanding Administrative Graduate Assistant, Missouri State University, 2010
  • Media kit published in Best Practices in Experiential and Service Learning in Communication (2010)

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