Janet  Napolitano Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) Dr. Maya Angelou
Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-CA) Jane Goodall Frmr. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX)
Tarja Halonen Genevieve Wood Kim Gandy
Crystal Wright Lizz  Winstead Tammy  Baldwin (D-WI)
Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) Kay James Eleanor  Smeal
Kathleen Turner Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) Melanne Verveer
Jillian Michaels Cokie  Roberts Nicole Kurokawa Neily
Karin  Agness Julie Gunlock Meryl Streep

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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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