Valerie Cantella is a multipassionate communications and project management professional. She helps organizations elevate their impact by connecting people and resources, and managing projects in the public, private and non-profit sectors. Her award-winning work speaks to her ability to lead teams, distill complex information in high-pressure situations, and develop creative and strategic communications. Valerie is highly organized and thrives on details and deadlines, so you don’t have to.
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2017: Named Distinguished Alumna by Westmont College
2015: Communicator of the Year by the California Association of Public Information Officials (CAPIO).
2013: Silver Circle Award by the 3CMA (City-County Marketing Association) for “Most Creative Activity with Least Dollars Spent”
2013: Award of Excellence from CAPIO for Nextdoor launch
2019: Professional Certificate in Advanced Public Engagement, Pepperdine University School of Public Policy
2013: CAPIO J. Lindsey Wolf PIO Institute Certification
2013: FEMA Advanced Public Information Officer Training
1992: B.A., Political Science, Westmont College