Lipscomb University's Department of Communication and Journalism presents its Media Masters Speaker Series featuring Ronald Roberts, managing partner and chief executive officer of DVL Seigenthaler, on Monday, Jan. 29, at 5 p.m. in Lipscomb's Ezell Center, room 301.
Roberts oversees the day-to-day management of the agency and directs the firm’s short-and-long-range plans. He is certified by the Institute for Crisis Management and has participated in extensive crisis management for clients throughout the country. Roberts has managed corporate and crisis communications, media relations, message strategy and development, event management and executive image management for many of DVL Seigenthaler’s clients. He also leads the media and message training practice group.
He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the 100 Black Men of Middle Tennessee, the Nashville Downtown Rotary Club, the Nashville Sports Council, the United Way of Metropolitan Nashville and Citizens Bank & Trust. In addition, he is co-chair of the Mayor’s Council on Gender Equity.
Roberts was honored with inclusion on the Middle Tennessee State University, College of Mass Communication’s Wall of Fame and recognition as a 100 Black Men of Middle Tennessee Distinguished Member. He joined DVL Seigenthaler as an assistant account executive after working at The Nashville Network and Middle Tennessee State University.
A Q&A session will immediately follow the presentation, and free admission and pizza will also be provided.
For more information, call 615.966.6072.