Yadira is an Events and Engagement Associate at NACTO, where she is responsible for the conference logistics of our annual Designing Cities conference and other NACTO workshops throughout the year.
Prior to joining NACTO, Yadira worked on the logistics of domestic and international trade shows, conferences, and conventions in the pharmaceutical, food production, information technology, and healthcare industries. In 2015, she joined an event technology company where she supported the planning, development and implementation of event logistics. Recently, she worked with an independent academic, consumer health, and medical publishing company to assist with the event preparation of scholarly conferences.
Yadira received her B.A. in Communications at the City University of New York – Brooklyn College. Her curiosity and enthusiasm for events came about while pursuing her bachelors and interning at public relations firms and marketing agencies in the city, where she was able to provide onsite assistance at events for nonprofit organizations and social media companies.