Government Relations Director
Eric Armacanqui is the Government Affairs Director at the Minnesota Department of Human Rights.
Eric has over five years of public policy experience from both the nonprofit and public sectors. Before joining the Department, Eric was the Policy & Legislative Affairs Director for the Children’s Defense Fund of Minnesota where he advanced legislation that improved polices and programs for children and families across the state.
Eric began his policy career with the Minnesota Council on Latino Affairs, where he led on issues related to economic development, taxes, and immigration. Originally from Wisconsin, Eric holds a master’s degree from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs.