MATTHEW ROJAS - DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS
Matthew Rojas has spent most of his career dedicated to the issue of LGBTQ equality, specifically working to develop and coordinate messaging to motivate various audiences to take action for change. For nine years, Matthew served as the Director of Membership for Lambda Legal, the nation’s largest organization dedicated to fighting for LGBTQ equality in courts around the country. In this role, Matthew served a key function in the organization’s communication strategy, with a focus on data driven, person-to-person, multi-channel marketing. Matthew has also assisted other national nonprofits and groups in developing messaging and strategy to reach key audiences.
Matthew was born and raised in the Salt Lake area and is a proud graduate of Judge Memorial—Go Bulldogs! After a thirteen year hiatus in New York City, he returned home to the beautiful Wasatch Mountains where he currently resides in Sugar House.
CONTACT: MATTHEW.ROJAS@SLCGOV.COM | MEDIA: 385-228-2365
Holly Mullen - Deputy Director of Communications
Holly Mullen is a Salt Lake City native and graduate of the University of Utah. She worked as a journalist for 30 years at newspapers around the country, including 10 years at The Salt Lake Tribune as the paper’s first female sports editor and later, a popular op-ed columnist. From 2011 through 2015 she served as Executive Director of the Rape Recovery Center in Salt Lake City.
Holly is married to former Salt Lake City Mayor Ted Wilson, is the mother of two and stepmother of five and lives in Sugar House.
CONTACT: HOLLY.MULLEN@SLCGOV.COM | 385-881-3393
David BIER - content manager
David Bier most recently worked at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, a non-profit dedicated to finding cures and supporting treatments for blood cancers. He is passionate about LGBT rights, human rights, women's rights advocacy work and international humanitarian efforts.
David is currently pursing a Bachelors of Science in Public Service and Policy from Arizona State University. He is a Midwest native - born and raised the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.