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Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Tarja Halonen
Debbie Allen Julie Gunlock Erin Matson
Frmr. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) Christine Kim Supervisor Hilda Solis
Geena Davis Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY)
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Carrie Lukas Avis A. Jones-DeWeever Linda Chavez
Amanda Terkel Ashe Schow Jill Filipovic

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Marjorie Clifton


Marjorie Clifton is principle of Clifton Consulting LLC and Founder of Spike the Watercooler. Her individual clients include C-level executives of Fortune 100 companies, Members of Congress, presidential campaigns, faith leaders, and advocates.

Marjorie is also a published author, speaker, and media commentator. Her passion is expanding women’s leadership and inspiring political participation. As part of this work, she builds and leads global training programs in media, communications, leadership, advocacy, political activism, and organizing. Her projects have spanned five continents and nearly all fifty states.

Marjorie is co-founder of Community in Her Corner, a non-profit focused on professional development and local community building for female entrepreneurs. She is also an executive board member of Running Start and co-founder of their Next Step program, which trains young women in career development and politics. She is also a board member of American University’s Women in Politics Institute.

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