Alejandra Campoverdi is a television personality, media executive, former White House aide to President Obama, writer and nonprofit founder. She currently appears on the television show DNA, which airs M-F 6pm on Fusion, ABC and Univision's joint cable network, as well as serves as Senior Advisor for Univision Network News. Previously, Alejandra Campoverdi worked in the Obama White House from 2009-2012, most recently as White House Deputy Director of Hispanic Media. It was in this role that she briefed President Obama in preparation for interviews with Hispanic media and implemented the White House's communications strategy in relation to the Hispanic community.
Prior to her Deputy Director position, Alejandra Campoverdi served in the White House Chief of Staff’s Office as Special Assistant to Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Mona Sutphen. Committed to advocating for the advancement of the US Hispanic community, Alejandra Campoverdi is the Founder and President of A Fighting Chance Now, a nonprofit organization that empowers Hispanic youth to reach their full potential by connecting them with the support, resources, and tools to take their future into their own hands.
Alejandra currently sits on the Executive Advisory Board of the Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy, as well as the Advisory Board of the Miami Media School. She holds a Master of Public Policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and she graduated cum laude from the Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism at the University of Southern California. www.alejandracampoverdi.com