HPRB Interview with Claudia Santa Cruz of Santa Cruz Communications
Claudia Santa Cruz

Claudia Santa Cruz of Santa Cruz Communications

What was your childhood ambition? I originally wanted to be a clinical psychologist.  Though I changed my major to Public Relations, I did get a minor in Psychology, which has been extremely helpful working in this field.

Tell us about three people that you admire and why? I don’t have any specific people, and definitely not renowned names, because most of all I admire everyday people who against all odds make it in this world.  Whether it’s because they grew up in poverty, or are missing a limb, or suffering a medical ailment, these courageous individuals move onward with confidence and an amazing attitude, and emerge as an example to anyone who dares complain about the trivial nuisances that we’re bothered with in everyday life. I’ve had the honor of meeting people like this, and when I leave their side I realize how lucky and blessed I am for everything I have.  I’m thankful every day.

What is your favorite quote? “With all its sham, drudgery and broken dreams, it is still a beautiful world” – Desiderata

Tell us about your educational background? I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, with emphasis in Public Relations and a minor in Psychology, from Cal State University Northridge. Read More »