Despite their titles, the couple keeps a relatively low profile while focusing on building a solid foundation as a married couple and raising their son. I know the person she is and I know she’s going to be that person whether she’s with me or not.Edge Magazine caught up with Dahntay recently, and he candidly spoke about marriage and the biggest lesson he’s learned about love. He is of African-American ethnicity and has an American nationality.
For nearly two decades, I have worked tirelessly with each of you to ensure equal opportunities for people of color with a focus on the Black community, including women and youth.
For years, we have locked arms to demand human rights and social justice.
Valeisha Butterfield-Jones is a political/communications strategist and the co-founder and chair of the Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN), a global non-profit dedicated to promoting positive images of women in entertainment and media, and providing mentoring, scholarships and support to women seeking careers in media. Before that, she was the Director of Diversity and Inclusiveness for the Alzheimer’s Association.
After becoming a campaign volunteer for presidential candidate Barack Obama in 2008, Valeisha went on to work in the Obama administration from 2009-2011 as Deputy Director of Public Affairs for International Trade.
In 2012, she served as National Youth Vote Director for the Obama for America re-election campaign.
She was recognized by ESSENCE Magazine as one of its top 40 executives under 40 in 2010, and by the D.
He also revealed how he knew that Valeisha was the one.
Read a few excerpts below: Dahntay’s thoughts on marriage Love is respect.
People say good men don’t exist and maybe it’s easier to believe the negativity, but in this case (and many others) Dahntay Jones and Valeisha Butterfield are proving that true love, kindness, honesty and being committed is not a thing of the past! That contributes to my overall view of love…especially when it comes to her. On how he knew Valiesha was the one It was the first time that I couldn’t speak around a woman. We both have by Text-Enhance" href=" where we have to spend some time away from each other.
Last year, Dallas Mavericks player Dahntay Jones married Valeisha Butterfield, co-founder of WEEN, after a short time of dating. Dahntay on how to show a woman that you care I give her time. I don’t worry about where she is and what she’s doing.
Showing her that you care, it’s not the big things–the big things anybody can do. The understanding part and learning not to be so selfish.