Speaker Details: Valeria Cummings Swope

Valeria Cummings Swope

Community Liaison, Department of Economic Inclusion, City of Cincinnati


Valeria has a broad background in media relations, corporate communications and journalism. She joined the Cincinnati Department of Economic Inclusion as a Community Liaison in 2015. She coordinates with local businesses and organizations to identify, assess, implement and evaluate all DEI activities within the community. Prior to relocating to Cincinnati, Valeria was a former anchor and reporter for Lexington’s WKYT-TV and Director of Communications for the State of Kentucky Finance and Administration Cabinet. As a Government Affairs Specialist, she spent two years as Director of Communications in the Office of the Lt. Governor for the State of Kentucky.