Valerie is excited to join the Viridian Residential Association team as the Lifestyle Director. She was born and raised in the Arlington/Mansfield area. She earned a BS degree in Hospitality Management from the University of North Texas and a certificate in Culinary Arts from Le Cordon Bleu. She has over 10 years of experience in the Hospitality industry with a strong focus on customer service. Valerie worked in Sales and Marketing for Disney and on the Wyndham hotel group opening team. She also managed a private clubhouse in a community in Florida. Most recently, Valerie was an inspiring and nurturing high school Culinary Arts instructor. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and cooking. Valerie is looking forward to serving the residents of Viridian and can’t wait to meet you in person.