David Castillo, NCLR

David Castillo

David Castillo is the New Media Manager at NCLR. He began his career as a public policy fellow with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Insitute in 2001. David got his political feet wet as a legislative aid to then Rep. Solomon Ortiz (D-Texas), having arrived to Washington and Capitol Hill in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. He has since served in a communications capacity for various other non-profit groups, including the National Association for Bilingual Education and the National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association. In his current role, David manages NCLR’s social media platforms and works across the organization to provide strategy for staff who want to use social media to amplify their messages.

David holds a M.A. in Journalism from the Missouri School of Journalism. He lives in Washington, DC.