Ricardo Rauseo is the constituency media associate for the Press team at American Progress, where he works on Hispanic and international media. Prior to joining American Progress, Rauseo served as a communications and event management intern at the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Belgium. He is also an alumnus of the Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute, where he interned with Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX).

Rauseo graduated cum laude from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in international studies and anthropology. His studies focused on European Union politics, foreign affairs, and immigration. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and at a young age, moved to Colombia, where he lived for five years.