Colleen Curtis joined the White House as Director of Digital Content in July 2011. Prior to this role, she was most recently Editorial Director of Womens & Lifestyle Programming at AOL, where she launched 15 websites that reached more than 20 million Americans each month. In addition, Curtis has held numerous leadership roles in media in the United States and overseas, including senior editorial positions at ABC’s Good Morning America, the New York Daily News, and the National Post.
A native of Sparta, New Jersey, Curtis studied journalism at Boston University’s College of Communications and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Colleen Curtis's Posts
- April 1, 2013 at 6:44 PM EDT
The First Family hosted more than 30,000 visitors for the 135th annual Egg Roll, the largest public event held at the White House each year.
- March 30, 2013 at 6:00 AM EDT
President Obama uses his weekly address to mark a sacred time for the millions of Americans celebrating Easter and Passover, and he calls on everyone to use this time to reflect on the common values we share as a nation.
- March 29, 2013 at 4:11 PM EDT
Despite strong efforts to fix our broken national infrastructure over the past four years, much work needs to be done if we are to prove to the world that there is no better place to do business than in the United States.
- March 29, 2013 at 1:58 PM EDT
The President's plan to improve America's infrastructure will create good jobs doing the work America needs done, and encourage more businesses to start here, grow here, and hire workers here.
- March 27, 2013 at 5:11 PM EDT
During a ceremony in the Oval Office, President Obama praised the veteran agent for her dedication, professionalism and commitment to her work.
- March 26, 2013 at 5:15 PM EDT
It was the second trip in two years for the Galaxy, while the Kings made their first visit after winning their first Stanley Cup in 2012.
- March 23, 2013 at 5:45 AM EDT
The American people made their voices heard, and the Senate acted to make it harder for criminals and people with serious mental illnesses to get guns, to crack down on anyone trying to funnel guns to criminals, and to reinstate and strengthen a ban on the sale of military-style assault weapons. Each of these ideas deserves a vote.
- March 22, 2013 at 7:12 PM EDT
President Obama began the third day of his historic visit to the Middle East with a visit to Mount Herzl, Israel's national cemetery, where he honored the significant contributions of two Jewish heroes, Theodor Herzl, the founder of Zionism and former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.
President Obama Tells Israeli People: The U.S Is Proud to Be "Your Strongest Ally and Your Greatest Friend"March 20, 2013 at 3:19 PM EDT
The first stop on President Obama's trip to the Middle East marks the first time the President has visited Israel since taking office, and comes as its citizens celebrate the 65th anniversary of a free and independent State of Israel.
- March 20, 2013 at 10:29 AM EDT
We will be posting regular updates from the road and livestreaming several of the President's events on whitehouse.gov/live