255 E. Plato Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55107
Kayla Castaneda comes to the DFL after serving as Press Secretary for Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) in Washington, D.C. For the three previous years, Kayla served as Deputy Press Secretary and Legislative Correspondent for Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN). Her political experience includes serving as a congressional field organizer in Senator Klobuchar’s successful 2012 re-election campaign. While obtaining a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Kayla was Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Cardinal, an independent student-run daily newspaper. A graduate of Minneapolis South High School, Castaneda was born and raised in Minneapolis.