Frank Valdez

Frank Valdez

TITLE:  Director, Digital Engagement

CENTER: Center for Organizing (Communications)

PHONE: 303-837-1500, ext. 126

EMAIL: fvaldez@coloradoea.org

 

 

 

LIST OF CORE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Member communications, press releases, speech writing, video and audio production
  • Government Relations communications & media support
  • Social media support including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Content manager for CEA Today, online member magazine

A Denver native and graduate of Arvada High School, Frank joined the Army right after high school and spent 20 years trotting around the globe in the name of freedom. After three luxurious trips to Iraq, Frank retired in the Tacoma area where he began his second career as a manager of medical supplies at St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood, Wash. After two years, Frank moved to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, processing claims for disabled veterans and their families. Frank returned to Denver in 2014 and started at CEA in September of that year. Frank is married to Eden and has daughters Kristi and Lani from a previous marriage. Frank has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from St. Martin’s University (Lacey, Wash.) and a Master's of Public Administration from Seattle University.