Astrid has over 10 years of experience with planning and executing events ranging from all different sizes. She has always had a passion for details, organization, planning, and creating events to achieve the purpose at hand. Astrid has the ability to find unique ways to highlight the sponsoring organization throughout the event. She enjoys engaging with the clients and bringing their vision to life.
Astrid is originally from Rockford, IL with roots from Spain and Colombia. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Spanish from Western Illinois University and her Masters of Science in Education from the University of Kansas.
Favorite motto/quote: “If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn
When you’re not at VPG, you’re: Finding new experiences, creating adventures, traveling, working out, and spending time with family and friends
One person you’d like to meet (dead or alive): My maternal grandparents and paternal grandfather. I never meet them and would not be able to just choose one of them to meet.
What do you want to be when you grow up: The first female U.S. President
Greatest achievement: Achieving my Master’s Degree