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
- March 18, 2013 at 7:12 PM EDT
The President vowed that he and his entire administration will do everything they can to ensure equality and opportunity for all women.
- March 18, 2013 at 2:04 PM EDT
President Obama sends best wishes to the Iranian people as they celebrate Nowruz. In his video message, the President speaks directly to the people and leaders of Iran about the opportunity to begin a new relationship between our two countries.
- March 18, 2013 at 1:11 PM EDT
Tom Perez is a Justice Department official who the President describes as a "consensus builder" who has worked with CEOs and labor leaders at federal, state, and local government levels who understands that our economy works best when the middle class and those working to get into the middle class have the security they need on the job and a democratic voice in the workplace.
- March 15, 2013 at 4:57 PM EDT
President Obama highlighted his proposal to create an Energy Security Trust, which uses revenue generated by oil and gas development on federal lands to support new research and technology that will shift our cars and trucks off of oil for good.
- March 15, 2013 at 11:35 AM EDT
The Energy Security Trust will invest in research that will make future technologies cheaper and better –it will fund the advances that will allow us to run cars and trucks on electricity or homegrown fuels, and on the technology that will enable us to drive from coast-to-coast without a drop of oil.
- March 13, 2013 at 3:49 PM EDT
The First Lady met today with the Business Roundtable to talk about Joining Forces, her initiative that supports veterans and military families.
First Lady Michelle Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry Present International Women of Courage AwardsMarch 8, 2013 at 7:33 PM EDT
Mrs. Obama and Sec. Kerry celebrate International Women's Day by honoring nine extraordinary women.
- March 5, 2013 at 12:45 PM EDT
An infographic illustrates the unprecedented delays in the judicial confirmation process: 78 percent of President Obama’s circuit court judges have waited more than 100 days for a vote, compared to 15 of President Bush’s nominees.
- March 4, 2013 at 3:31 PM EDT
The President welcomed new Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and new Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to his Cabinet.
- March 2, 2013 at 6:39 AM EDT
Because Republicans in Congress refused to compromise to close tax loopholes for the wealthiest Americans, hundreds of thousands of Americans will lose their jobs or see their paycheck reduced, and middle class families will be hurt.