Marjorie Clifton

Marjorie Clifton is principal of Clifton Consulting LLC. As a consultant, Marjorie and has over 16 years of communications, media and public affairs experience.  Her work has crossed both the public and private sector advising organizations on their strategic planning, communications, fundraising and outreach strategies.  Her clients have spanned a wide range of individuals including C-level executives of Fortune 100 companies, Members of Congress, presidential campaigns, faith leaders and advocates and include organizations such as the US Department of State, the Federal Reserve, the US Department of Energy, Coca Cola, Booz Allen Hamilton, Verizon, the American Red Cross, Boeing, General Motors, Pfizer, Ebay, the American Medical Association and the Nature Conservancy. 
Marjorie is also a published author, speaker and regularly appears on Fox, CNN, national TV and national radio as a 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 almost 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 women 22-28 in career development and politics.  She is also a board member of American University’s Women in Politics Institute.