Jehmu Greene

Political Commentator
Born Jun 22, 1972

Jehmu Greene is an American political commentator, and social justice organizer. Greene was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in Austin, Texas. Greene is the daughter of Liberian immigrants.

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1972 Birth Born on June 22, 1972.


2000 28 Years Old Throughout her career, she has worked with the media to build high-profile social justice campaigns. A commentator on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC and elsewhere, Greene served as president of Rock the Vote from 2000-2005 where membership grew from 1,500 to 1 million, 1.4 million new voters were registered, over 200 celebrities volunteered their support and youth voter turnout increased 11%, the highest increase ever recorded in between two presidential elections.


2004 32 Years Old 1 More Event
Greene served on the Credentials Committee for the 2004 Democratic National Convention in Boston, Massachusetts.
2009 37 Years Old From 2009-2010, Greene was president of Women's Media Center, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit media advocacy organization founded in 2005 by Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem.
2010 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Greene joined Fox News Channel as a political analyst.
2011 39 Years Old Greene co-founded Define American in June 2011 with Jose Antonio Vargas, Jake Brewer, and Alicia Menendez. … Read More


2013 41 Years Old In 2013, she joined forces with the Founders of WakaWaka, Camille van Gestel and Maurits Groen to bring attention to their award-winning Wakawaka light and raise awareness about energy poverty.
2014 42 Years Old In 2014, she became President of WakaWaka North America and after Groen and van Gestel stepped down as co-CEOs, she was appointed Interim CEO of WakaWaka in 2015.
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