Dominick Washington

Communications Director

Dominick joined the Foundation in 2013 and is responsible for its overall communications and convening strategy. Before joining the Foundation, he held senior communications roles at the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy, UnitedHealth Group, and Planned Parenthood of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota. Dominick started his career as a press aide for former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle.

Ask anyone who has met Dominick and they will tell you that he is proud to be from Sioux Falls, S.D. Maybe too proud, sometimes. He earned a BA in government and international affairs from Augustana College, which he likes to point out is in Sioux Falls, S.D. Dominick was a Humphrey Policy Fellowship in 2004-2005 and is a former board member of the Headwaters Foundation for Justice.