Julie Chavez Rodriguez
The Granddaughter of Civil and Labor Rights Activist Cesar Chavez, Human Rights Activist and Diversity Speaker
The granddaughter of civil and labor rights activist Cesar Chavez, human rights activist and diversity speaker Julie Chavez Rodriguez was introduced to the farm worker movement at an early age. Julie Chavez Rodriguez was recently appointed as the new Director for the Youth in the Great Outdoors office at the Department of the Interior. Julie…
The granddaughter of civil and labor rights activist Cesar Chavez, human rights activist and diversity speaker Julie Chavez Rodriguez was introduced to the farm worker movement at an early age.
Julie Chavez Rodriguez was recently appointed as the new Director for the Youth in the Great Outdoors office at the Department of the Interior. Julie also served as the Deputy Press Secretary for the Department, supporting commun ications and outreach efforts on a variety of issues, including outreach to the Latino community and Spanish – language media outlets. Prior to joining the Department, Julie served as the Director of Programs for the Cesar E. Chavez Foundation, a non – profit organization, founded in 1993 by the Chavez family to educate the nation about his life and work.
In 2001, Julie helped launch the Chavez Foundation’s service – learning programs across the United States, specifically the Educating the Heart Professional Development Program and the Chavez After School Service Clubs.
In the nine years she spent with the organization, Julie distinguished herself as an effective program manager, teacher trainer, and advocate for youth development programming . S he has establi shed school and community based partnerships in major cities , including Los Angeles, Chicago, and Phoenix , and helped develop curricula widely used in school districts throughout the country.
Julie wa s a Fellow in the National Service – Learning Emerging Leaders Initiative sponsored by the Kellogg Foundation, the National Service – Learning Partnership, and the National Youth Leadership Council.
She has received numerous awards and appointments for her work in the field of education a nd youth development , including the Stellar Award which w as awarded in March 2009 at the 20th Annual National Service – Learning Conference in Nashville, TN. D ue to her extensive traveling and commitment to service , Julie has helped to engag e Latinos and other communities of co lor across the country in service – learning and youth development programming.
Ernie was perfect for our Elders Conference at Little River Casino Resort in Manistee, Michigan. We will definitely be using PDA again!
LITTLE RIVER BAND OF OTTAWA INDIANS
Our speaker was great and the crowd enjoyed her! She was very engaging. Thank you again PDA for the great list of suggestions!
Everything went great! and our speaker was wonderful! Thank you so much for all your help PDA! Looking forward to the next one.
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI – KANSAS CITY
I hope that this message finds you well. We had a phenomenal time with Atsuko this past Thursday. We wanted to just let you know how amazing she was. All those that were in attendance thoroughly enjoyed her and had nothing but amazing things to say about her. Thank you for working with us to make sure this happened!
BAYLOR UNIVERSITY CAMPUS
We had a fantastic day with Inge! She was very engaging with all those that attended. Her personal stories about the holocaust were very special and we were moved that she was willing to share them with everyone. Thank you again, PDA for all your hard work and dedication to make this program such a success!
SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Dear PDA Group, Thank you so much for your hard work in scheduling our speaker! From the moment we reached out to you the first time, you worked with us on all details and logistics and kept us up-to-date on the progress. Thank you for all your hard work on making our event such a success! We couldn't have done it without you and your team!
Thank you again, Dr. Kimbrough, for a great presentation, our attendees are still talking about it!
Dr. Henry Lee's presentation was entertaining, insightful and wise. I, and everyone at Pfizer, especially appreciate the remarks you directed about following your passion and preparing yourself to excel. Thank you, everyone, at PDA for helping to make this happen!
The event was successful! I received many messages expressing how awesome, outstanding and inspiring Ms. Webb-Christburg's speech was."
DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. MEMORIAL BREAKFAST, BOSTON, MLK SPEAKER
Everything went well. Atsuko was very easy to work with and the students enjoyed her performance! Thank you again for your recommendation and I hope to work with you again in the future!
CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
Dr. Novello left this morning after a very successful event on our campus! Thank you PDA Group for your help from the first phone to the last you were with us every step of the way.
GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY
Jordan Carlos was very very entertaining! A majority of students who answered the event survey indicated they really enjoyed Jordan and definitely will bring him back!
WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
On behalf of myself and my organization Entertainment Unlimited the Campus Programming Board of Ferris State University, we thank you PDA and Dan for a successful event!! Dan was magnificent! Students really enjoyed the presentation. I know I did. Can't wait to bring in more programs with PDA Group.
FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY
It was a great pleasure to work with PDA Group! The communication was always prompt, friendly and helpful. We loved the speakers and events we booked through Mr. Peter Walker (PDA Group).
WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
Thank you, Peter, for all your help, you'll be happy to know that the event went incredibly well! Aneesa Ferreira was by far one of the best speakers we've ever had!
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