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
- September 14, 2012 at 3:46 PM EDT
At the solemn ceremony that honored the fallen diplomats, President Obama paid tribute to four patriots who served their country and shared a “fundamental American belief that we can leave this world a little better than before.”
- September 1, 2012 at 5:55 AM EDT
President Obama marks the second anniversary of the end of our combat mission in Iraq by thanking our nation’s extraordinary men and women in uniform for their service.
- August 20, 2012 at 6:05 AM EDT
Watch as the White House chefs cook up some dishes created by the young winners of the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, which will be served at the first ever Kids' State Dinner
- August 4, 2012 at 5:45 AM EDT
President Obama congratulates all of the American athletes competing in the Olympics and Paralympics, who have inspired us all with their hard work, determination, and their indomitable spirit as they present the best of America to the rest of the world
- August 3, 2012 at 4:28 PM EDT
The First Lady hosted 2,000 kids for a fun-filled day that helped spread the spirit of the 2012 Olympic Games
- July 30, 2012 at 6:26 PM EDT
First Lady Michelle Obama is cheering on Team USA from London.
- July 23, 2012 at 6:01 PM EDT
Sally Ride was a national hero and a powerful role model who inspired generations of young girls to reach for the stars and later fought tirelessly to help them get there by advocating for a greater focus on science and math in our schools. Sally’s life showed us that there are no limits to what we can achieve
- July 19, 2012 at 1:29 PM EDT
Check out the latest batch of behind-the-scenes photos released by the White House Photo Office -- the gallery features images of President Obama's reaction to the Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act, visits with students at the White House and on the road, as well as some new shots of First Dog Bo.
- July 16, 2012 at 1:42 PM EDT
The First Lady praised the winners of the Cooper Hewitt Design Awards for "pushing boundaries, creating and revealing beauty where we least expect it, and helping us all lead healthier, more sustainable lives"
- July 15, 2012 at 9:00 AM EDT
One year ago today, President Obama visited with an icon of the civil rights movement in the Oval Office
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