Kara D. V. Avanceña is a Marketing and Sales Assistant with Palisades Media Ventures. In this role, Kara supports the PMV team by managing PMV’s relationships with its stakeholders, researching potential partners for new projects and initiatives and drafting and designing communications materials.
Kara has over four years of experience developing and executing communications and partnerships strategies for local, national, and global organizations including the Embassy of France in the United States and World Resources Institute. Prior to joining PMV, Kara worked with Keybridge Communications, a boutique public relations firm based in Washington, D.C.
Kara holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in government and French and a minor in journalism from Georgetown University. Raised in Manila, Philippines and in Northern California, she speaks Tagalog and English.