AIGA Philly is looking for a communications guru like YOU!

Are you a socially savvy creative interested in getting involved with AIGA Philly? We are looking to add a Communications Chair to our board! Details are below.

With interest, please contact Lauren Dougherty 

Description of role:
The Communications Chair is responsible for all communication channels that AIGA Philadelphia owns/manages. These channels are the primary medium in communicating with membership and the community at large. These channels also add a tremendous amount of value to potential local sponsors.


  • Developing an annual communication strategy with the board
  • Creating and overseeing a committee—scheduling and managing a monthly meeting with the committee, outside of regular board meetings
  • Having a thorough understanding of and disseminating the communication provided by the national office
  • Content generation for the website—news features, event wrap ups, interviews
  • Writing and issuing press releases for chapter programs and initiatives
  • Social media posts for chapter programs and initiatives in support of all committees
  • Social media posts for relevant design-related news and trends
  • Proofing chapter promotional materials
  • Posting events and programs to area community calendars
  • Acting as press contact for all media inquiries
  • Determining new channels that are important for the chapter, based on popularity and usage among membership
  • Managing, archiving all usernames and passwords for any digital channels

Communication Channels:

  • Social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Flickr)
  • Email (Mailchimp)
  • Website (WordPress)
  • Event management (Eventbrite)
  • Online Calendars
  • Press Releases
By aigaphiladelphia
Published September 29, 2015
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