Friends of The Water Conservation Garden Board
Angie Lasagna – a Community Volunteer, Philanthropist and PR Manager – is a San Diego native who has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of marketing, event design, sponsorship negotiations, public/community relations, public speaker and coordination primarily for financial institutions.
Angie’s most recent role was working for Mission Federal Credit Union in San Diego for 7 years. Her responsibilities include the day-to-day management of the organization’s public relations activities and media affairs with all local television and radio partners. She regularly speaks on camera about sponsorships or local initiatives for the company. Most of her role is overseeing the company sponsorships and campaigns. This includes working with over 200 community partners such as the Padres, Girl Scouts San Diego, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego Zoo, Little Italy Artwalk and the American Heart Association.
Previously, she worked for Navy Federal from 2007-2014 as the company’s Member Outreach Manager for the Southwest Division with 9 states under her territory. In this capacity, she supported the organization’s strategic marketing initiatives by developing and overseeing marketing campaigns and promotions including special events, fund-raising programs and community outreach.
Angie also spent 12 years with California Bank and Trust, where she advanced from a customer service representative to marketing officer tasked with enhancing sales and service. In this position, she developed internal and external consumer promotions based on the organization’s strategy marketing needs. Angie also planned employee events and quarterly recognitions and was responsible for developing relationships between California Bank and Trust and the community through various charitable events.
Angie earned her Certificate in Meeting and Event Planning from San Diego State University in 2003. She attended Oregon Coast Community College from 1994 – 1995, with a study emphasis in literature.