Brianna Valentin is the Principal Communications Associate on the Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging team at Capital One, managing the company's awards strategy and process, associate storytelling, DIB research, Intranet UX and more. Brianna previously worked at Dotdash Meredith where she supported all facets of the organization’s DE&I strategies and initiatives with a focus on enhancing communications for employee engagement. In partnership with Meredith’s employee resource groups, she prepared communications, planned events, sourced and managed partnerships with diverse professional networks and more. Prior to Dotdash Meredith, Brianna was the communications associate at The Associated Press where she managed the news cooperative’s internal communications channels. She kept AP staff around the globe informed about company news, corporate strategy, and looked for innovative ways to highlight staff success and celebrate their achievements. She also helped spearhead the company’s DE&I initiatives. Overall, she has a passion for diversity, equity and inclusion and bringing colleagues together.