By Staff Reports
(Victorville)– Yvonne Hester has been named the new Public Relations and Marketing Coordinator at Victor Valley College (VVC). She began her duties March 1.
Hester brings nearly 20 years of public relations and marketing experience to the position. A longtime Apple Valley resident, Hester has spent most of her career working in the High Desert for public agencies.
Most recently, she served as the Director of Communications with California Baptist University where she was responsible for the university’s publications, media relations, public relations and internal communications. Previously, she held positions in public information for both the City of Victorville and the Town of Apple Valley. Hester also has directed public and community relations efforts for San Bernardino Associated Governments and for the County of San Bernardino First District Supervisor’s office.
She has led award-winning public outreach teams in the Inland Empire, earning five awards from the Orange County-Inland Empire chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.
That is a very good catch for the college.