Valentina, born and raised in Medellin, Colombia, is excited to learn as much as she can through working at Sidera. She hopes to apply the skills gained from her academic background and cultural experiences towards her work at the company. Additionally, she seeks to connect to other people and learn from cultural differences. While working for Sidera, she expects to exercise her creative thinking and problem-solving skills to overcome challenges.
Valentina believes in fostering interpersonal relationships through acknowledging and respecting differences in opinions and beliefs. She believes the best results can be obtained through a diverse set of perspectives and approaches. During her free time, she enjoys learning new languages, dancing, traveling, and spending quality time with friends and family. She is currently an active member of a student volunteer group that teaches English to low-income children.
Valentina is a native speaker of Portuguese and is fluent in English and Portuguese. She is also taking lessons to learn Korean.