Programming Committee Chair
Director of Media Relations
The John Truscott Group
124 W. Allegan St., Ste. 802
Lansing, MI 48933
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Jeremy Steele is director of media relations at The John Truscott Group, a public relations, public affairs, government affairs and business development firm with offices in Lansing and Grand Rapids, Mich. Hes also an adjunct faculty member at Michigan State Universitys School of Journalism.
Previously, Steele was a reporter at the Lansing State Journal, where he covered the economy, development and technology in Michigans capital city. Steele also has worked for the Michigan Business Review, Port Huron Times Herald, Flint Journal, Jackson Citizen Patriot and Cincinnati Enquirer. His work has been honored by the Michigan Associated Press Editorial Association, Michigan Press Association and the Associated Collegiate Press.
Steele has a bachelor's in journalism from Michigan State University, where he was editor of The State News, one of the largest student-run daily newspapers in the country. He serves as president of the State News Alumni Association.
He is a board member of SPJ's Mid-Michigan Pro Chapter and a 2006 graduate of the Ted Scripps Leadership Institute.