As a young immigrant from Guadalajara, Mexico, Carlos grew up in Phoenix, Arizona and developed a passion for promoting meaningful conversations on public policy. To many, Carlos is the go-to communications advisor for advocacy in Arizona state elections. As oneof the most involved government relations professionals in the state, Carlos brings hisunique creativity and experience to communicate policy ideas in front of local industryleaders, statewide legislators, and national nonprofit organizations.
As the Arizona Marketing & Communications Director, Carlos works to activate coalitionsthat will take action on education policy. He is an advocate for policies and elected officials who keep children at the center of their policy priorities.
Carlos is Bilingual in Spanish and has been a percussionist for over 20 years. He lives with his wife, Alecia, and schnauzer named Scooby.