First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom

Jennifer Siebel Newsom is the First Partner of California and a filmmaker and thought leader at the forefront of changing our society’s limiting gender stereotypes and norms. She wrote, directed, and produced the award-winning, evergreen documentaries “Miss Representation” and “The Mask You Live In” in addition to the soon to be released “The Great American Lie.” She also founded The Representation Project, a nonprofit that uses film and media to catalyze cultural transformation.  Jennifer’s films have been seen by over 28 million people worldwide, and The Representation Project’s social action hashtag campaigns have reached more than 830 million people. 

 

The Office of the First Partner is dedicated to lifting up women and their families, breaking down barriers for our youth, and furthering the cause of gender equity in California. For more information on the First Partner’s initiatives, click on the graphics below: 

 

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Join First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom for the Centennial Celebration of California’s Ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Join First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom for the Centennial Celebration of California’s Ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment

SACRAMENTO – First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom will host “California Votes for Women: A Golden State Suffrage Centennial Celebration” on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. To mark this momentous occasion in California history, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will engage in a...

TOMORROW: First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom Hosts #EqualPayCA Panel with Project Runway Judge and Former Teen Vogue Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth & Assemblymember Shirley N. Weber 

TOMORROW: First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom Hosts #EqualPayCA Panel with Project Runway Judge and Former Teen Vogue Editor-in-Chief Elaine Welteroth & Assemblymember Shirley N. Weber 

The panel follows a workshop for college women to ensure that they are getting paid fairly at every step of their careers. SACRAMENTO – First Partner Jennifer Siebel Newsom will lead a discussion on equal pay and gender equality in the workforce hosted by the...