Valerie is a former digital marketing professional who fell in love with code. Born and raised in Frankfurt, her path led her to Amsterdam after meeting her English boyfriend and finding a geographical compromise between the countries of tea and sausages.
Having worked for lifestyle brands adidas and Paul Mitchell for the past 7 years, she has experience in telling a brand’s story through digital campaigns and platforms. After several years on the project management and strategic side of things, she however felt drawn more and more towards technology and the world of web development. One coding bootcamp and several tutorials and GitHub commits later, she is now kicking off her new career path as developer squire with Your Majesty.
Having gotten her original crush on code through the world of creative coding, Valerie is passionate about any art made with code, especially around data visualization. Her life away from the computer is being spent by hanging out with friends or talking about hair styles.