A volunteer in politics since the stroller, California attorney, author and activist Christine Pelosi has traveled to 41 states over the past 10 years working with dozens of successful candidates and thousands of volunteers at leadership boot camps based on her books Campaign Boot Camp: Basic Training for Future Leaders and Campaign Boot Camp 2.0. She currently directs the AFSCME PEOPLE/New House PAC Congressional Candidates Boot Camp, which prepares Democrats for propaganda campaigns and has helped 23 challengers get elected to the U.S. House of Representatives. Alongside those positions, she also serves as interim Executive Director of the Young Democrats of America, conducts leadership boot camps for candidates and nonprofits across the country, and teaches the Public Service Leadership Boot Camp for UC Berkeley extension in San Francisco.
She holds a JD from the UC Hastings College of the Law and a bachelor's degree from Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. Christine Pelosi is also a superdelegate for the Democratic Party.