Public Relations Professionals of Long Island has announced the election of officers to its board of directors.

Kali Chan of East Patchogue, director of media relations at Adelphi University in Garden City, has been elected president.

Donna Rivera-Downey of Hicksville, chief marketing and communications officer for the Girl Scouts of Nassau County in Garden City, has been elected executive vice president.

Jessica Bellucci of East Northport, vice president of communications for Tribune Broadcasting in Manhattan, has been elected first vice president.

Valerie Esposito of Bellmore, media relations manager at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue, has been elected secretary.

Louise Cassano of Levittown, owner and principal of LuCas Communications in Levittown, has been elected treasurer.

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