Attorney, author, and activist Christine Pelosi has a lifetime of grassroots organizing experience. A volunteer in politics since the stroller, Ms. Pelosi conducts leadership boot camps based on her books Campaign Boot Camp: Basic Training for Future Leaders and Campaign Boot Camp 2.0
She holds a JD degree from University of California Hastings College of Law and a Bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.
She has served as an a deputy city attorney and prosecutor for the City of San Francisco, HUD Special Counsel in the Clinton- Gore administration, a Chief of Staff on Capitol Hill, and a volunteer board member for the National AIDS Memorial Grove, the Young Democrats of America and the New Leaders Council.
Christine is currently serving as the Chair of the California Democratic Party Women’s Caucus. A former Executive Director of the state party, Christine led the state party’s Platform Committee for thirteen years, and has been elected five times to the Democratic National Committee, where she cofounded the DNC Veterans and Military Families Council.
An avid baseball fan, she serves on the San Francisco Giants Community Fund board of directors. She is married to Emmy-nominated filmaker Peter Kaufman. Their daughter Isabella was born in 2009 and has traveled with mom for boot camps in 26 states and three foreign countries.
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