Angelina D. Valencia is a bilingual professional with more than 10 years’ combined experience in journalism, Public Relations and communications. She is in charge of developing communications initiatives for “THE NEW 9th” and executes media strategies for Councilmember Curren D. Price, Jr. that resonate with English- and Spanish-speaking audiences.
Prior to joining the City of Los Angeles, Angelina was a Regional Manager for Covered California — the state agency responsible for implementing the health insurance marketplace. In that role, Angelina served as the Southern California spokesperson, conducting hundreds of press interviews across all media outlets, which greatly assisted in increasing Latino enrollment.
Angelina specializes in the planning and implementation of integrated marketing communications plans, and execution of media activities that help increase visibility and public awareness. Her background includes agency experience, having worked at Ogilvy Public Relations across multiple practices, including consumer marketing, corporate and public affairs.
Angelina is a graduate of California State University, Northridge where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. She is a former newspaper reporter for the Los Angeles Daily News.
Angelina is a native of El Salvador and currently lives in the San Fernando Valley with her abuelitos y su hijo, Frank Adam.
You can reach her at: [email protected] or (213) 572-9961.