Webinar: Seven Steps to Effective Communications
Recorded On: 03/23/2023
Please join us as we learn how to be an effective communicator in seven simple steps. In this presentation, you will obtain real-life strategies you can use to get your point across most effectively and efficiently. You’ll also use your creative thinking to consider your communication style and how you can impact your HR communications and employee experience. Join us on March 23 at 1:00 pm EDT to learn more.
Patty Pergl, Director of Communications & Special Projects, Georgia Department of Audits & Accounts
Director of Communications & Special Projects
Georgia Department of Audits & Accounts
As the previous Director of Communications & Human Resources for SAO, Patty has been responsible for strategic communications planning, web-based initiatives, and creative communications solutions internally and for agency customers. She is the Director of Communications, special projects, and the intranet for the Department of Audits.
Before joining the state, she served in a communications consulting role and as HR Communications and Work-Life Manager for Cingular Wireless. She has earned certifications as SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) through HRCI and is also an SHRM Senior Certified Professional. Patty is a member of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) and possesses in-depth experience in employee engagement, work-life benefits, and communications.
Patty has been a Georgia Council for Human Resources (GCHR) member for many years and is currently the Communications Chair for GCHR. Previously Volunteer Communications Chair for SHRM Atlanta. She also holds a Bachelor’s in Organizational Communication from Kennesaw State University. She has an HR Generalist certification, an Executive Certificate in Strategic Business Planning, and a nursing degree. In her spare time, she teaches cycle classes and can often be found at Jazzercise.
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