Matt Compton joined the White House in October of 2011 and currently serves as the Deputy Director of Online Content. Prior to this role, he was the Director of New Media Campaigns for the Democratic National Committee. Earlier, he worked as the Communications Director for the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee and as an editor for the Progressive Policy Institute.
A native of North Carolina, he's a 2005 graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Matt Compton's Posts
- June 17, 2013 at 2:02 PM EDT
President Obama sits down with Charlie Rose in the White House Library for a 45-minute interview on topics ranging from Syria to the National Security Agency
- June 15, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
President Obama discusses Father’s Day and notes that nothing substitutes for the love and support of the presence of a parent in a child’s life.
- June 11, 2013 at 5:32 PM EDT
Cecilia Muñoz sends a message to the White House email list, asking people to share their American stories.
- June 10, 2013 at 2:47 PM EDT
President Obama marks the anniversary of the Equal Pay Act -- and pushes for more action to close the gender wage gap.
- June 3, 2013 at 1:34 PM EDT
The White House hosts a National Conference on Mental Health at the White House as part of the Administration’s effort to launch a national conversation to increase understanding and awareness about mental health.
- May 31, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
A new release of White House visitor records brings the grand total of records that this White House has released to more than 3.2 million.
- May 31, 2013 at 1:42 PM EDT
President Obama returns to a familiar theme and calls on Congress to prevent federal student loan rates from doubling on July 1.
- May 28, 2013 at 3:47 PM EDT
President Obama sends a message to the White House email list, asking Americans to support the rebuilding efforts in Moore, Oklahoma.
- May 25, 2013 at 5:30 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama commemorates Memorial Day by paying tribute to the men and women in uniform who have given their lives in service to our country.
- May 16, 2013 at 4:20 PM EDT
David Simas sends a message to the White House email list, asking people to speak out in support of the Affordable Care Act.
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