Daniel Valdez | Network Director at Welcoming America

Daniel Valdez

Daniel is a Network Director leading overall strategy and support for our Welcoming America Network. He provides technical assistance to community partners and network members, and his portfolio of oversight includes our southern and western regions of the country.

Throughout his career, Daniel has worked in areas of public health, income inequality, immigrant inclusion, and racial justice. He is passionate about using his talents and experience to advance the mission of organizations working on systemic changes in an effort to make the world a better place for all.

He holds a B.A. in History and Latin American Studies from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University. Daniel was born in Mexico and has called the Charlotte area home for the past 20 years. In his free time, Daniel volunteers with a number of organizations and serves as President of the Board of Directors of Charlotte Pride.