Christine Pelosi, JD

Adjunct Faculty
Transformative Leadership

Transformative Studies

CIIS Main Building
1453 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Christine Pelosi, J.D., is an attorney, author, and activist, has a lifetime of grassroots organizing and public policy experience. She conducts leadership boot camps based on her book Campaign Boot Camp: Basic Training for Future Leaders (2007), which emerged from her years of grassroots activism and service with the AFSCME PEOPLE/New House PAC Congressional Candidates Boot Camp, which worked with approximately 100 challengers from 2006 to 2010, 26 of whom were elected to Congress. Her second book, Campaign Boot Camp 2.0 (2012), details the role of social media, the web, and technology in politics and explores the unique leadership challenges for women candidates.