• Bachelor of Science in Public Relations, San Jose State University

Professional Affiliations

  • The Executive Council of Homeowners (ECHO)

  • Community Association Institute (CAI)

  • California Association of Community Managers (CACM)

Danielle Paulsen


Danielle Paulsen is the Director of Client Relations at Riley Pasek Canty LLP. She brings to the role seven years of community association experience, during which time she directed community association managers and board members on issues related to construction management and defects. She has over 10 years of experience in the customer service, marketing, and hospitality industries. 

Mrs. Paulsen is active in and passionate about community service and philanthropic work. She helped found and co-chair the Community Association Institute (CAI) Bay Area & Central committee CAI Cares, which 

focuses on affecting change throughout Bay Area communities. To date, the committee has worked with Project Night Night, the American Red Cross, Ronald McDonald House, Associa Cares and the Family Giving Tree. 


Mrs. Paulsen is also active as both a chair and member in many trade organization committees, including the Ladies Tea, Texas Hold’em and the Annual Awards Gala for the CAI Bay Area & Central Chapter. She is a CAI National Educated Business Partner.