Jesus Rodriguez

Senior Associate, Coalition Development Support

Jesus Rodriguez is the Coalition Development Support Senior Associate at CADCA. In this role, he supports the team responsible for providing personalized and direct support to coalitions on all elements of the Strategic Prevention Framework model and CADCA’s Seven Strategies for Community Change. 

Prior to his role at CADCA, Jesus supported various roles on national political campaigns and non-profit organizations. His experience includes community organizing, coalition building and leadership development.

Jesus was born in Queens, New York and was raised in a Mexican-American working class neighborhood in Passaic, New Jersey where he was inspired to become a community organizer at a young age. He organized other young first-generation Mexican-Americans to become civically and politically engaged in his hometown. He is the oldest of five siblings, four of which had the distinct pleasure of working with dad at his family-owned restaurant!