Alumni Spotlight: Kyle Oland

Kyle Oland

Name – Kyle Oland

Hometown – Westminster, Md.

Major – Public Relations

Organization – The Brandon Agency

Kyle Oland graduated in the Spring of 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations. Oland currently resides in Myrtle Beach, S.C., where he works as a Public Relations and Social Media Associate for The Brandon Agency.

Prior to graduating, Oland was a member of Waynesburg’s PRSSA Chapter served as Treasurer and Special Events Coordinator during his junior and senior years.

Oland’s favorite memory from his time with WUPRSSA was the PRSSA National Conference in Philadelphia that he attended during the fall of his senior year.

“It was so much fun hanging out with everyone and learning so much about the industry,” said Oland.

When asked what advice he could give to current and aspiring WUPRSSA memebers, Oland was confident in his response.

“Work hard and you will succeed. Network and always maintain your network because you never now when you might need a favor,” said Oland.

Connect with Kyle via Twitter @kyleoland


Ryan Grossman is a current freshman at Waynesburg University, where he is majoring in Public Relations and Sports Information. He serves as a general body member of WUPRSSA and as an Account Coordinator for the Special Olympics of Greene County team through the Red Brick Communications student-run firm. He hopes to pursue a career in the sports industry post graduation.


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