Associate Director for Operations
Angie Valencia is the Associate Director of Operations at the Global Resilience Institute. In this role, she manages the external outreach and the operations that support international engagement and communications of GRI resilience projects and programs. This includes the Global Resilience Research Network (GRRN) and the Distinguished Senior and Corporate program. Angie helps to also provide oversight of the GRI marketing program design and execution and oversees a group of graduate students focused on content marketing.
Angie has previously worked at C-space, a global customer collaboration agency where she helped international brands in Latin America in driving customer insights and supported offline consumer insight projects in the U.S. Prior to this, Angie worked for a luxury distributor in Miami, Florida that helps to build the presence of luxury brands in Latin America and the Caribbean through innovative marketing and retailer support. Angie has over 15 years of experience in project/program management and business development support/lead.
Valencia graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology with a minor in Latin American Studies from Connecticut College in New London, CT.