Vice President for University Advancement, Fresno State University
Paula Castadio is the Vice President for University Advancement at Fresno State University. She was previously President & CEO of ValleyPBS, the sole non-commercial educational public television station serving California’s Central Valley. She has dedicated 25 years to public service media and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Paula has enjoyed many public television leadership positions and served two terms on the National PBS Board and Pacific Mountain Network Executive Council. Locally, she is a proud Rotarian, member of the Fresno Business Council’s Executive Board and was recently selected to join the James Irvine Foundation New Leadership Network. She also enjoys coordinating partnerships with numerous arts and community organizations committed to making a positive difference in the Valley. Paula was the first chair of the Valley Cultural Coalition and was recognized as one of the “Top Ten Business and Professional Women” of Fresno County in 2006.