Ricardo Corredor (Colombia) is a consultant on strategic communications. Until August 2022 he was the director of communications of the Truth Commission of Colombia. Previously, he served as provost of the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University Caribbean campus based in Cartagena. From 2011 to 2018 he was the executive director of the Gabo Foundation (formerly called the Gabriel García Márquez Journalism Foundation).
Ricardo has extensive experience working on issues related to the media, education, development and journalism in Latin America. He has worked in social organizations in Brazil (AVINA Foundation, ANDI Communication and Rights), Colombia (Fundación Social) and the United States (Lutheran World Relief).
From 2016 to 2021 he was president of the Global Forum for Media Development GFMD and served on the board of FLIP Press Freedom Foundation for several years.
He is a graduate of communications from Javeriana University of Bogotá and won a Fulbright and Colfuturo scholarship to pursue a Master’s in Media Studies at The New School University in New York City.