Dauren Velez





Dauren works closely with Davidoff’s senior consultants to support primary and secondary research, project management, and project implementation. Prior to joining Davidoff Strategy, Ms. Velez led social media strategy and implementation for American Mass Media Corporation, and served Chicago Chamber Musicians as the organization’s development staff.

Dauren’s educational study includes a focus on the Western canon through primary sources in math, logic, and philosophy at St. John’s College, Santa Fe. She completed her MFA in Nonfiction Writing at Columbia College Chicago, where she studied personal, lyric, and political essay writing and completed a book-length nonfiction thesis.