Valkyrie Shah

Executive Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean and Associate Director for UF/IFAS Extension

Valkyrie is the Executive Assistant to the Senior Associate Dean and Associate Director for Extension. She maintains his calendar, which includes setting up meetings and interviews for county and state positions. She arranges travel and receives, composes, and finalizes correspondence. Valkyrie receives all correspondence for the Senior Associate Dean and assists with telephone communication for the office.

Valkyrie is responsible for the coordination of the monthly Administration / Supervision meetings, District Extension Director meetings and conference calls, and the Program Leaders meetings. She coordinates the quarterly ARL/ESTL Oversight Committee meetings, which rotate coordination among the IFAS Associate Deans' secretaries. In addition, she is responsible for organizing Extension Comings and Goings, the monthly newsletter distributed by the Office of the Dean for Extension via e-mail and the Web.

Valkyrie is originally from New England and holds an Associates of Science in Computer Information Technology from Webster College.