Javier Whitaker-Castaneda

Communications Coordinator

Javier Whitaker-Castañeda is the Communications Coordinator at Literacy Minnesota. Javier believes that access to literacy education plays a key role in mitigating contemporary global problems. His previous experience includes roles in nonprofit communications, environmental education, and translation. 

Javier graduated from Amherst College with a BA in Political Science and Spanish. He also holds a TEFL certificate which he has used to teach English to students in various settings from Madrid to Seoul.

Normally you can find Javier writing on his typewriter or watching Premier League football.

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