A North Carolina Native, is an award winning film producer, actress, commercial print model, published author and philanthropist. She is also a trained vocalist who has trained under and sang in a choir under the direction of a Grammy Award Winning Gospel Artist.
Her film credits include Redemption 101 (Producer, Writer), Pimp Down (Producer, Writer), Master Class (with Faye Dunaway), (Producer), The 32,000 (Producer), Sakafias (Producer), Double Agent (Producer and Lead Actor), Last Man Standing (Co-producer), Joshua Tree (Actor and Associate Producer), Delsin (Actor and Associate Producer), Man Who Danced With Death, (Actor and Co-Producer), Our Choices(Associate Producer), New Year’s Eve (Actress), Tucht (Supporting Role and Co-Producer), Redemption 101 (Executive Producer and Producer), and Daddy's Home for iSAFE Film and Television (Producer).
Valerie and her team are currently developing a new cooking show which she will star in, entitled Valerie The Pajama Chef. She and the team will simultaneously launch a children's subscription program with monthly cooking boxes.
Valerie has also appeared in National commercials, most recently for Google and has appeared on such shows as CBS’s Unforgettable.
This renaissance woman is a voice actor, former national spokesperson for Obesity Help.com and MakeItALifestyle.com. Valerie, a talented screenwriter, produced of a short documentary on homeless youth in New York City and is planning a film on the Greek Mafia. She was a student at Lee Strasberg Film and Theater Institute, John Pallotta Actor’s Studio and Susan Eichhorn Voice Studio. Valerie volunteered as an acting teacher for the Tommy Hilfiger Arts Outreach Program for Homeless Youth in conjunction with John Pallotta’s Studios and owns Crimson Hill Studios, a performance arts program for youth.
Love Hurts was her Off-Broadway debut in a lead role, followed by a lead role in the Afrikan Women’s Repertory Theatre’s Union Women.