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Public relations executive

Valerie Christine Cheeseman, American public relations executive. Recipient Bronze award Finance World magazine, New York City, 1986, 87, 88, 1st place (in class) Reddy's Communications Inc., 1986, United States Electrical Utility writing award, 1986. Member Public Relations Society of America, Leadership Aiken County Chamber of C., Aiken Forum (board directors), Savannah River Site National Management Association (officer).

Background

Cheeseman, Valerie Christine was born on April 6, 1949 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of Frank and Loretta (Kleinklaus) McGowan.

Education

Bachelor, Lehman (Hunter) College, Bronx, 1972. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1979.

Career

Audio-visual coordinator, researcher, United States Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Arizona, 1972-1975; senior demographic researcher, United States Geological Survey, Denver, 1977-1978; federal agency liaison environmental department, State of New Mexico, Roswell, 1974-1977; free-lance consultant, lobbyist, Gillette, Wyoming, 1980-1981; senior stock analyst, finance public relations, Wall Street West, Inc., Englewood, Colorado, 1981-1984; investor relations director, Public Svc. Company New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1984-1988; executive presentation coordinator, public relations manager, Westinghouse Savannah River Company, since 1989. Strategic planning leader Denver Free U., 1983, 84.

Adjunct Professor University of Southern California. Guardian ad-litum judicial volunteer.

Membership

Member Public Relations Society of America, Leadership Aiken County Chamber of C., Aiken Forum (board directors), Savannah River Site National Management Association (officer).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: folk art, hiking, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Raymond Joseph Cheeseman, July 31, 1971.

father:
Frank McGowan

mother:
Loretta (Kleinklaus) McGowan

spouse:
Raymond Joseph Cheeseman