Genevieve DePerio Fong

Genevieve DePerio Fong

Genevieve DePerio Fong
Senior Account Executive

Genevieve is a public relations and outreach professional with more than 14 years of experience working with communities, city municipalities and public agencies throughout the region. With an urban studies and planning background, Genevieve uses her skills in project management and communications to help achieve the goals of various public programs and initiatives. On behalf of SANDAG and Caltrans, she conducted public outreach for freeway closures, rail improvements and other infrastructure projects. She has worked with the City of San Diego and City of Chula Vista to carry out various redevelopment initiatives, including the implementation of a street median project. Working with the San Diego County Water Authority, she has supported both the capital improvement program and Emergency Storage Project. Genevieve has served as a Council Representative for two City of San Diego Councilmembers as well as a Policy and Community Advisor for the Mayor of San Diego in 2005. Genevieve also plans and oversees milestone events for multi-million dollar infrastructure projects. Her event-planning experience includes ribbon-cuttings, community fairs, workshops, tours, and open houses. She brings her understanding of public programs and initiatives to execute effective public outreach strategies. Genevieve earned a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and Planning with Provost’s Honors and Department Honors from University of California, San Diego and received a Certificate in Real Estate: Design, Development and Entitlement through a scholarship at University of San Diego.