Valley News Group Kathleen Sterling is a journalist and publisher of four community weekly newspapers in the west San Fernando Valley – Warner Center News, Valley Vantage, Calabasas Enterprise and Encino Enterprise. Sterling is a Woodland Hills native, and is active in the community, sitting on the boards of the Valley Cultural Center, Pacific Lodge Boys Home, the Heart Run & Walk and American Heart Association, among others. A four-time nominee for the Fernando Award, Sterling is the recipient of the Promenade Mall “Woman of the Year” award and the first ever Sterling Award from the Valley Alliance for the Arts, among others. BEST ADVICE: Look to your own house. Watch what your competition is doing – but concentrate on doing the best job you can in your own business. FAVORITE BOOK: “From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler,” about a girl who runs away to live in a library – a dream for me as an avid reader!