Julie Vallese is a consumer safety expert for Dorel Juvenile Group. A veteran consumer product safety advocate, Julie is committed to improving the safety of children across the globe. Julie was Director of Public Affairs for the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission from 2005-2009, serving as a senior spokesperson and principal media advisor for the agency. For more than 15 years, Julie was a journalist with Cable News Network. As the network’s Consumer and Regulatory Affairs Correspondent and Editor, she reported on news related to automotive industry, product safety, traffic safety and child safety, among other topics. Follow Julie on facebook and twitter!