"A sea change is coming and Christine Horansky is a visionary voice for her generation. Every young woman aspiring to gender parity for the 21st century should read this anthology of poignant and fierce essays."
--Ana C. Rold, Editor-in-Chief, Diplomatic Courier
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--Sean Gardner, Forbes #1 Social Media Power Influencer
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--Anastasia Dellaccio, Outreach and Special Initiatives, United Nations Foundation
About the Author
Chrissy is an
award-winning advocate for global education and champion for women and girls,
who has been named a Global Shaper by the World Economic Forum. She has worked
to support the UN Millennium Development Goals to end global poverty by
campaigning for universal education and gender equality. She also served as a
moderator for the World Bank's Open Forum on Gender and Secretary Hillary
Clinton's Women in Public Service colloquium. As Founder of Ivy & Airwaves,
she specializes in helping international organizations tap the power of
communications to advance global and social impact.
leadership on global affairs has been featured in the Huffington Post, MTV and
other major media outlets. She holds a B.A. in International Relations from
Mount Holyoke College and a Masters in International Education Policy from
In 2012, she was named one of the "99 Most Influential Foreign Policy Leaders Under