The Public Relations Society of America has accredited four members from the Salt Lake area, Lisa Badger, Kathryn L. Carpenter, Ronald W. Eagar and David Allred.

Badger is president of the Public Relations Strategy Group and an associate instructor at the University of Utah. She is president of the Public Relations Society of America and a member of the executive board of the International Association of Business Communicators.Carpenter is a marketing specialist for First Interstate Bank of Utah. She is chairwoman of special proj-ects for the society and has been affiliated with the IABC, Women in Communications, Kappa Kappa Gamma and the Junior League of Salt Lake City.

Eagar is an account executive for Zabriskie and Associates. He is a Brigham Young University graduate and serves on the board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Salt Lake City.

Allred is vice president of public relations for the Utah Jazz. He is a member of the advisory board of the Utah Opportunities Industrialization Center, the Utah Winter Games and the Utah affiliate of the National Society to Prevent Blindness.