Yadira Santana-Dowling, M.A.
Well versed in the areas of strategic communications, having led strategies for over 18 years in the advertising industry. She has worked in the Latino, urban, and general markets, providing expert analysis and consultation for brands such as AARP, Azamara Club Cruises, Leon Medical Centers, Walgreens, Dunkin’ Donuts, Lincoln Motor Company, Olive Garden, Smuckers, S.C. Johnson, Verizon Wireless, Buick, Volvo, Jaguar, Dr. Scholl’s, VESIcare, and many others.
A recipient of the 2005 “Best Understanding of Target” Award from the Institute of Advanced Advertising Studies, and a 2006 “Silver Advertising Ad Award” for the Best Branded Integrated DTC Campaign, Yadira brings a plethora of experience and insight to her work. Having earned her bachelor of science in organizational behavior management from the Miami University of Ohio and a master’s degree in strategic planning from the Virginia Commonwealth University Brandcenter, her keen insight and understanding help broaden her ability to serve her clients effectively.