Christine Jahnke, Speech Coach for Women in Politics, Dies at 57
Katharine Q. Seelye
A backstage fixture at Democratic conventions, she helped speakers work with the teleprompter, read the audience and sharpen their message.
Women's Media Center
“She not only transformed what a person could do, she transformed a movement,” said WMC President
of our cherished friend Chris Jahnke. We remember her life, charisma, and legacy.
Chris Jahnke brought unparalleled energy and expertise to our Leadership Training Academy faculty for many years. A true force, Chris knew how to engage physician advocates to be moving messengers for reproductive health. We will miss you so much.
Christine Jahnke taught me so much. So sad to know she’s no longer with us: Speech Coach for Women in Politics, Dies at 57