Teresa Todd is the founder of Point of View Communications, an advertising, marketing and public relations firm in Santa Clarita. She is immediate past chair of the Valley Industry Association, and she is on several boards, including Carousel Ranch and the Placerita Canyon Property Owners Association. She also served a two-year term as president of the American Advertising Federation’s Los Angeles branch. She won the Volunteer of the Year award at the Business Journal’s Women’s Council event in 2019. She is a mentor to young professionals and has served as an adjunct professor at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles and the University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. During the pandemic, she launched Healthcare Engage, a marketing collaborative for the health care industry. BEST ADVICE: Live without regrets. FAVORITE BOOK: “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen BUCKET LIST: Gathering with people again – dining, theater, casual hangouts, traveling anywhere outside my bubble.