Enrique A. Chaurand
With over 25 years of communications, public relations, crisis communications, speechwriting, and management experience, Enrique serves as the Vice President of Communications and Marketing at All4Ed.
He began his career as a journalist covering local issues and politics with the Mesa Tribune in Mesa Arizona, and then with his hometown paper of the Kansas City Star. After some time in the newsroom, he served as a Public Affairs Specialist at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, then moving on to serve as the Deputy Press Secretary for the U.S. Department of Labor in Washington, D.C. in the Clinton Administration.
Returning to his hometown, he went to work for former Missouri Governor Bob Holden, where he was the Director of western Missouri operations and lead policy work on issues impacting Latino and African American communities across the state. He was also instrumental in reinstituting the Governor’s Council on Latino Affairs and helped to institute Latino Day at the Capitol.
Enrique returned to Washington, D.C. to serve in the Obama Administration as the Director of Speechwriting for former U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis. After serving in the first term of the Obama Administration, he then moved to UnidosUS – formerly the National Council of La Raza – to lead their communications and marketing departments, highlighting and advocating policies that impacted Latino communities across the country. Enrique holds a B.A. in Journalism from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University.