Luke Armour

Luke Armour is an assistant professor at Kent State University's School of Journalism and Mass Communication, teaching primarily in the public relations sequence. He teaches undergraduate and graduate classes such as PR Case Studies, PR Tactics, Online PR Tactics, Social Media Strategies, Strategic Writing and Messaging in PR, and Social Media in Public Relations.

Luke also serves as the coordinator of Flash Communications, University Communications and Marketing's student-PR agency and internship experience. At Flash Communications, Luke manages students who work side-by-side with professionals to craft stories for internal and external clients and publications, staff university events and manage branding for Flash Comm.

Prior to joining Kent State, Armour worked in the digital practice group at Fleishman-Hillard, managing social media, mobile, podcasting and Web strategy and execution for a variety of clients across numerous industries. Armour has served as a PR coordinator for BlogTalkRadio, an online citizen-broadcasting network, and a PR account executive at Innis Maggiore, in Canton, Ohio. Armour holds a master's degree in communications from the University of Akron and a bachelor's degree in speech communications from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

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  • Bachelor's degree in Speech Communications, Edinboro University
  • Master's degree in Communication/Public Relations, University of Akron
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