Jennifer Palmieri is the president of the Center for American Progress Action Fund. Previously, she was the head of communications for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and the White House communications director under former President Barack Obama. Palmieri has also served as White House deputy press secretary under former President Bill Clinton, national press secretary for the Democratic Party, and press secretary for John Edwards’ 2004 presidential campaign.

She is the author of the forthcoming book, Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World.