Valerie joined the MK+R team as an intern and we liked her so much that we decided to keep her around full time, though her natural leadership and confidence make us wonder if she’s been doing this her whole life.

Val graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater where she not only studied advertising, but planned networking events, and worked freelance as well.

Did you Know?

Valerie was named after her great grandfather, Valentine (no relation to the saint).She poured “The Perfect Pint” of Guinness in Ireland and even makes a delicious home-brew, though she’s not much of a beer drinker.Valerie is MK+R’s most crafty employee. When she is not in the office, she is up to something involving scrapbooks, abstract art, or embroidery.