Ron Valencia is an Advancement Associate at the Freedom Foundation. He is responsible for event strategy, management, and marketing. Ron also coordinates the Speakers Bureau and as a member of the development team works to secure funding to advance the Freedom Foundation’s mission. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Government-Prelaw from Eastern Washington University
Ron grew up in Burien, Washington and before coming to the Freedom Foundation served as the chief of staff to State Senator Michael Baumgartner from Spokane. Ron’s background also includes active participation in conservative politics helping to elect multiple legislative candidates throughout Eastern Washington.
In his spare time, Ron enjoys running, swimming, reading, spending time with friends & family, and staying active in state politics.