Attorney, Political Commentator, Speaker & Author
Denise is a motivational speaker who radiates authenticity, humility, and sincerity.
Whether on tour with Propel Women, on the main stage at CPAC, or addressing audiences at business, political, or faith-based events, Denise is a vibrant and humorous storyteller who melds spiritual truths with practical takeaways that are meant to encourage and inspire.
Denise Grace Gitsham was born at Travis Air Force Base in Northern California, to a Chinese mother and a Canadian father. As the daughter of immigrants and a lover of God, her life is marked by gratitude and a commitment to public service. A graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center and Bowdoin College, Denise has worked at the highest levels of federal government, from the White House to the US Senate, as well as in law firms, for startups, and most recently in politics, as a candidate for Congress. Today, she has her own public affairs consulting firm, serves on numerous boards, and is an Ironman triathlete.
From my Blog
Denise is a regular contributor to Propel Women, with published articles pertaining to faith, personal growth, leadership, and relationships. Her op-eds have appeared in Politico, and she has appeared on numerous news outlets as a political commentator.