DCA, a Memphis-based creative communications consulting firm, is pleased to welcome Wesley Paraham as PR + Social Media Coordinator.

Wesley supports DCA’s client public relations and social media strategies with special emphasis on research and content development. His background in journalism and the arts provides a focus on creativity and storytelling while sharing client messages.

“Wesley’s writing experience is compelling, and his personal drive to engage and understand perspectives makes the narrative even stronger,” said Doug Carpenter, DCA founder and principal. “We’re looking forward to applying his skillset to advance our client’ stories and voices across public channels.”

Wesley earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Memphis with a major in public relations. His writing has been regularly published in High Ground News and the I Love Memphis blog, where he served as a freelancing contributor.

Paraham will directly support DCA’s public relations engagements with clients including Explore Bike Share, Memphis Greenspace, Memphis Public Libraries, and Big River Crossing.

“As a Memphis native and lifelong resident, I am motivated to be part of the city’s ongoing narrative.” said Paraham. “DCA’s direct role in creating and advancing community assets was appealing from day one.”

Jon Dowdle