With more than two decades of executive experience successfully working for global Fortune 500 companies and high-profile executives, Valerie joined the Trey Danna Real Estate Team, powered by Compass in Seattle, WA as a broker and partner in 2019. In this role, Valerie brings her expertise in communications, marketing and relationship management to helping people find their place in the world.
Her partnership with Trey Danna, who has 28+ years of experience in Seattle-area real estate closing more than 650 transactions, has created a differentiated partnership including unprecedented personal service and attention to detail.
Valerie, often recognized for her creativity, discretion, effective communications and collaboration, attention to details, focuses on a client’s objectives first and foremost. Her keen ability to understand and translate individual and family wants, needs and lifestyles into options, helps her implement a unique business operating system that offers full-service support including communications marketing and storytelling. All of these efforts ensure the process of buying or selling a home with her and Trey that is seamless, successful and fun!
Prior to joining the real estate industry, Valerie was a senior executive with a proven track record creating communications and people strategies that support, optimize and drive business results. She was a leader with a variety of disruptive innovator companies including Starbucks, Seattle SuperSonics & Storm, Westin Hotels & Resorts and most recently, Trupanion.
Valerie is the mom to 5 children and resides in Normandy Park, WA with her husband, Trey. In addition to her family, her passions include hot yoga, swimming, anything Peloton and jigsaw puzzles. Committed to her community, she is a fierce advocate for mental health support as well as for organizations that encourage kids in their athletic pursuits.