Mickey Nall, APR, Fellow PRSA, is a managing director of Ogilvy Public Relations. With Ogilvy PR for more than half of his professional career, Nall has worked in the Washington, D.C. and Atlanta offices, which he now leads. He is a member of Ogilvy PR’s global management committee. He served in The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy as the on-site liaison between Ogilvy & Mather and the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign. The anti-drug campaign is the nation’s largest ever social marketing campaign. His clients at Ogilvy have included the Federal Emergency Management Agency; Brand Atlanta; U.S. Fire Administration; United Way of America; U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention; American Home Furnishings Alliance; American Automobile Association; Coca-Cola; Sylvan Learning Systems; and General Electric Global Exchange Services.
In 1995, Nall won the Ogilvy PR Innovation Award for the media relations program he designed and implemented for USFA. In 1999, his team was awarded the Ogilvy PR Chairman’s Award for demonstrating outstanding client service.
Prior to joining Ogilvy, he was director of communications for the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. He also represented AACAP at the annual Rosalynn Carter Symposium on Mental Health and was a member of The Carter Center’s mental health media advisory board. Prior to joining AACAP, he was president of The Nall II Agency Inc., a Florida-based public relations consulting firm.
Nall served as director of the National Board. Previously, he served two terms as an Assembly of Delegate and on a variety of committees, task forces and programs for the National Capital and Georgia Chapters. He is a former trustee of the PRSA Foundation and former Advisory Council member of the National Center for Health Marketing at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). Nall chaired the University of Florida’s College of Journalism & Communications Public Relations Advisory Council in 2007.
In May 2009, he was named a Distinguished Alumnus of the University of Florida's College of Journalism & Communications. He is Accredited in Public Relations (APR) and a member of PRSA’s College of Fellows (2008). Nall was president of the Florida Public Relations Association in 1989 and has received numerous industry awards. In 2011, he was named the first ever Public Relations Executive in Residence at the University of Oregon.
Mickey received his master's degree in journalism and communications from the University of Florida.