About the Editor

Tuesday, January 6, 2009
Mauricio Claver-Carone is the Executive Director of Cuba Democracy Advocates in Washington, D.C., a non-partisan organization dedicated to the promotion of human rights, democracy and the rule of law in Cuba.

In an independent capacity, Mauricio is a co-founder and Director of the U.S.-Cuba Democracy PAC, the largest, single foreign-policy political committee in the United States and the largest Hispanic political committee in history.

Mauricio previously served as an Attorney-Advisor for the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Prior to his work in government, he served as a Clinical Assistant Professor at The Catholic University of America's School of Law and an Adjunct Professor at The George Washington University's National Law Center.

A prodigious writer, Mauricio's work has been featured in numerous publications including: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Politico, The Hill, The Georgetown Journal of International Law and the Yale Journal of International Affairs.

He has presented Congressional testimony before the Committees on Agriculture, Foreign Affairs, the Judiciary and Natural Resources of the U.S. House of Representatives.

Mauricio was host of the foreign policy show "From Washington Al Mundo" on Sirius-XM's Channel 153.

Poder Magazine has recognized Mauricio as one of 20 entrepreneurs, executives, leaders and artists under 40 who are shaping the future of the U.S. and the world.

Email: CapitolHillCubans@gmail.com