Valerie Ward is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications for SJNLA. She has primary responsibility for the creation, development and oversight of the school’s branding, marketing, advertising, publications and public relations strategies across multiple platforms.
Valerie holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Marketing from Johnson and Wales University in Providence, RI. During her 25+ year career in traditional and online marketing, Valerie has amassed a unique blend of industry experience working within Fortune 50, sole-proprietor, educational, religious and non-profit organizations.
The Ward family has substantial experience with the Academy, with four family members attending. As a result, she personally understands the decision process a parent goes through in deciding to entrust their child to our Academy and the benefits of an SJNLA education.