Victoria M. Verdeja

Victoria is a communications executive with a passion for bridging storytelling with communications strategies. In her role as Associate Director, Communications, she spearheads public relations efforts including external and internal communications, media relations, and the creation of an agency blog for the Republica Havas brand.

Most recently, Victoria served as Strategic Communications Manager at Amerant Bank, where she led the company’s messaging strategy and execution of public relations, social media, and blog efforts over the last year. She brings experience in both agency and in-house communications, having worked in media relations at Baptist Health and on the digital media team at Republica Havas. 

 Victoria currently serves on PRSA Miami’s Board of Directors as Treasurer. She served as Secretary in 2021 and Co-Chair of its Diversity & Inclusion committee from 2019 to 2020. She has also served as a board member of Friends of St. Jude since 2018.

 She holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations from the University of Florida and is currently pursuing a master’s degree in marketing at Florida International University.