Director of External Affairs at KQED Silicon Valley

Mrs. Guisselle Nuñez is Director of External Affairs for KQED Silicon Valley. Born in Nicaragua, her family immigrated to San Jose, CA when she was seven years old. Mrs. Nuñez has a Bachelor’s Degree from Santa Clara University in History and Italian and a Master’s Degree from Golden Gate University in Integrated Marketing Communications. Guisselle’s career leadership includes community relations, marketing communications strategy and business development.

Mrs. Nuñez has been an Associate Faculty member with the University of Phoenix, Bay Area campus, since 2011. In 2012, she was recognized as “Rookie, Faculty of the Year.” She teaches undergraduate and graduate marketing courses.

In her spare time, she volunteers as a mentor and serves on non-profits boards. The quote she lives by is “help improve the lives of others.” She approaches her volunteer activities from the lens of her passion for marketing, and finds opportunities to share those skills whenever possible. She’s also passionate about helping (young) women with their personal and professional development.