Ready to Run™ Philadelphia

Date:February 15, 2014
Time:8:00am – 5:45pm
Location:Drexel University

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Speaker Biographies

Ready to Run™ Philadelphia will feature political communications specialist, Chris Jahnke and “Fundraising For Success” with renowned political speaker and educator, Nancy Bocskor.

Nancy Bocskor

Nancy Bocskor, is the author of "Go Fish: How to Catch (and Keep) Contributors: A Practical Guide to Fundraising." Nancy is a professor at George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management where she teaches both online and "live" fundraising courses. Nancy served on the board of the Women’s Campaign School at Yale for seven years and she is on the board for Running Start, an organization that encourages young women to run for office. Find out more about Nancy here.

Chris Jahnke

Chris Janke is a Washington, D.C. based speech coach. Chris prepped First Lady Michelle Obama for her International Olympic Committee speech and Al Franken for his U.S. Senate debates. As a political communications specialist, Chris has coached more women elected officials and candidates than any other trainer. In 2008, she was an advisor to Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. Released in September 2011, Chris’s first book "The Well–Spoken Woman: Your Guide to Looking and Sounding Your Best" is available online. Find out more about Chrishere.


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