Shad West
Public Relations Manager

Shad West is our newest public relations specialist and is working with a variety of clients in the non-profit and government sectors.

Prior to relocating to Las Vegas, Shad began his career as a reporter at the Ogden Standard-Examiner and has worked in a number of military public affairs offices and at the State of Utah’s Housing and Community Development Division. An Air Force veteran, Shad graduated from Weber State University with a bachelor’s degree in communications with an emphasis in journalism.

In his spare time, Shad can be found behind a lens pursuing his passion for photography. Shad and his wife Tamra are huge soccer fans and are season ticket holders to the Las Vegas Lights FC.

Purdue Marion Team Members

Our team’s core values of passion, enthusiasm, and top-quality work inspire everything we do. Collectively, our experience runs the full communications spectrum, from traditional public relations and marketing to government relations, events, specialized projects, social media and crisis management. First and foremost, our greatest strength is our ability to strategically and collaboratively work to accomplish our clients’ goals. Purdue Marion & Associates – experience the difference.

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Lynn Purdue Principal

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Bill Marion Principal

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Donna Palladino Director of Events

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Gina Thompson Administrative Director

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Nancy Katz Public Relations Director

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Brandon Lagasse Director of Digital Marketing

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Gaby Rodriguez Public Relations Specialist

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Shad West Public Relations Manager