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Our local chapters carry out our mission of volunteering for communities and advancing local education initiatives.

Public Relations

The purpose of the State Public Relations Committee is to promote and report the activities and work of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association and county RTAs through communications with local chapters, active teachers, legislators, businesses, local communities and the media.

Public Relations Committee Report 2019


Guidelines for Public Relations

Public Relations Brochure



Press Releases

Press Release Examples

Rubric for Press Releases


Example 1

Example 2

Rubric for Newsletter


Examples of good websites are available through the IRTA portal for local chapters

Click here to learn which counties have outstanding websites

Rubric for Website

Other Examples of Public Relations

Example of brochure- Interior

Example of brochure- Exterior

Example of bookmark

Example of Shirts for Locals to wear

Example of Flyer

Example of Facebook

Example of Calling Card


Judy Hostetler, Steuben County

Gerald Mohr, Rush County

Gary Addison, Delaware County

Sharon Bailey, Grant County

Lynn Folkers, Howard County

Joanne Groff, Porter County

Loretta Holihan, Howard County

Charles Imler, Grant County

Janella Knierim, Clay County

Susan Livarchik, Porter County

Susan Ridge, Brown County

Julia Teuschler, Whitewater Valley