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Latrivia Welch
Founder and CEO

Latrivia Welch has had a very fulfilling career in public relations, communications, marketing, development and research over the last 20 years.

Having graduated from LeMoyne-Owen College and worked for some of the most impactful contemporary figures in the city of Memphis, Welch is committed to using her experience and passion to serve the community and to help the city progress in issues regarding women in leadership, politics, economic development, reproductive health, domestic abuse and education.

As the former Director of Communications and Marketing for Planned Parenthood Greater Memphis Region, she advocated for women’s reproductive health and rights on a local, regional and national level. 


She was also a senior account executive with The Carter Malone Group, an award-winning public relations firm, an account manager for the award-winning Trust Marketing Communications, the development coordinator with Shelby Farms Park Conservancy, and Freedom Award coordinator for the National Civil Rights Museum. 


She has interned with and developed programs for ALSAC/St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital and the Memphis Redbirds along with working in development at Carteret Community College in Morehead, North Carolina. 

Welch is now the President of the Memphis Women’s Political Caucus and a board member on the Tennessee Women's Political Caucus, a board member of one of the largest NAACP chapters in the country - NAACP Memphis, a former member of  Mothers of the NILE, a former board member for the Boys and Girls Club (Samelson) and a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.  

As a two-time USA TODAY bestselling author, Welch has penned of over 25 novels about interracial romance in an effort to eradicate stigmas around African-American women as heroines, interracial dating and multicultural children.  She has also produced over 50 articles for clients in local newspapers and blogs. 

Welch is the proud mother of 3.5 children and the wife of Bruce Welch, III.   They spend their evenings cooking using grandma’s cookbooks, arguing over the world’s best superheroes and enjoying each other’s company. 

Welch Public Relations is a boutique agency based in Memphis, TN.  We are focused on delivering maximum results for authors, small businesses, non-profits and corporations seeking to expand the reach of their brands in the Mid-South region. 

Founded by Latrivia Welch in 2016, Welch Public Relations was designed to walk clients through the process of achieving success by providing intimate, quality-focused consultation. 


Whether you’ve worked with several public relations agencies in the past or you are outsourcing your communications needs for the first time, we can develop and implement a plan that you can be proud of for many years to come.

Our mission is to meet the DEMAND of any industry with RESULTS that our clients can use to protect, expand and/or strengthen their brands through traditional and non-traditional media, expressive collateral and powerful statements.  Every day, we dare to be BOLD for you.


With over 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing, communications, development and event planning, Welch Public Relations can develop innovative ways to keep your organization visible and competitive. 

Give us a call today to see if we can meet your PR needs at (901) 922-9399 or email us at Latrivia@WelchPr.com.