Valerie has gained experience in working with projects mainly in the cultural field and the visual arts. Previous stations of her career have been at The Art Institute of Chicago, Museum Ludwig in Cologne, the Deutsche Bank Collection and most recently at Art Basel Unlimited. Furthermore, she has helped organize independent exhibitions and event formats in Berlin and Cologne and worked as Curatorial Assistant for exhibitions on Tomás Saraceno, Alexander Calder, Jordan Wolfson and Otto Dix at the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf. During her studies, Valerie was Editorial Assistant at the news channel n-tv, and volunteered in elderly care and outdoor youth coaching. She studied Art History and Theory, Literature, Political Science and Law in Augsburg, Cologne, and Chicago.