Deneen Borelli is the author of Blacklash: How Obama and the Left are Driving Americans to the Government Plantation.
Deneen is the Outreach Director with FreedomWorks, a grassroots organization that educates, trains and mobilizes volunteer activists to fight for limited government. Deneen is a contributor with Fox News and has appeared regularly on “Hannity,” “The O’Reilly Factor,” “Fox and Friends,” and “Your World with Neil Cavuto.” She has also appeared on Fox Business programs such as “Lou Dobbs Tonight,” and “Imus in the Morning.” Deneen has also appeared on Glenn Beck’s “The Blaze TV.” Previously, Deneen appeared on MSNBC, CNN, the BBC and C-SPAN.
Deneen is a columnist with TheBlaze.com, TheDailyCaller.com, Newsmax Insider, and Fox News Opinion and her commentaries on the importance of freedom and limited government have been published by newspapers such as the Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune, Sacramento Bee, Baltimore Sun, Washington Examiner and Washington Times.
Deneen is a frequent speaker at Tea Party rallies and political events, including the FreedomWorks 9.12.2009 March on D.C. that drew a crowd estimated at over 800,000 people.
Previously, she was a Fellow with Project 21 and a Manager of Media Relations with the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE). In that capacity, Deneen was the Executive Producer and co-host on “The CORE Hour,” a weekly internet radio talk show. Prior to joining CORE, Deneen worked at Philip Morris USA for 20 years.
During her corporate career at Philip Morris she worked in various positions, her last as Project Management Coordinator in the Information Management department where she was responsible for the department’s mandated quality processes, communications, sales information and database management. Deneen began her Philip Morris career as a secretary and advanced to positions of increasing responsibilities.
Deneen worked full-time and attended classes at night for 11 years to earn her B.A. in Managerial Marketing from Pace University, New York City.
Deneen served on the Board of Trustees with The Opportunity Charter School in Harlem, New York. She has appeared in educational videos for children, worked as a runway fashion model, and auditioned for television commercials. Her interests include ancient history, pistol target shooting, photography, and volunteering at her church. Deneen currently resides in Westchester County, New York with her husband Tom.