Patrick Barham Quesada is the Deputy Press Secretary and Junior Speechwriter with the Office of U.S. Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colorado). He was born in Costa Rica and lived there for several years before moving to Miami, Florida. He’s a proud product of Miami’s public schools, and a graduate of Harvard College. He got his start in local government and campaigns, and has previously served as a Speechwriter for the Miami-Dade County Mayor and as Press Secretary and Digital Director for Congresswoman Frederica Wilson (D-Miami). In his free time, he enjoys spending time outside, cooking, and finding hole-in-the-wall restaurants around DC.