About Patricia Prebula
President, Prebula Public Relations, LLC
Patricia has over 32 years in government relations, lobbying, media relations, crisis management, employee relations, community outreach and strategic communications. As president of Prebula Public Relations, LLC, since 2006, her career experience includes directing and developing public relations strategies for CITGO, PPG, Axiall, Lotte Chemicals, Indorama Ventures and consulting for Entergy Louisiana.
Working as Manager, Government & Public Affairs in the refinery and petrochemical industry, she helped manage a 100-day Labor Strike, refinery shutdowns during Hurricane Rita in 2005, numerous environmental issues and public hearings, explosions/fires and unit upsets, visits by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to the United States, pipeline communications, and many other high profile public relations events.
In 1998, she was elected to serve on the Sulphur City Council for two consecutive terms serving as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the City Council. She serves on the United Way Board of Directors and successfully chaired its 2012 campaign raising approximately $4.3 million. She also serves on the McNeese State University Foundation Board, American Heart Association Circle of Red and is a member of the Louisiana Chemical Industry Alliance, River Region Chamber of Commerce, the SWLA Chamber of Commerce and the West Calcasieu Association of Commerce.
- Oil & Gas
- Petrochemical & Refining
- Manufacturing and Industrial
- Alternative Energy
- Trade Associations