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Christine Turner
Christine Turner

Christine Turner

Christine Turner is a Senior Advisor with Connect Frontier LLC. She has nearly two decades of experience in helping businesses to compete globally, build strategic partnerships, enter new markets, and navigate policy and regulatory challenges. Most recently, Turner led policy development at WhatsApp, where she led global public policy work on issues including cooperation with law enforcement, tech policy, digital payments, privacy concerns, platform integrity, and economic growth initiatives.

Turner previously served at the National Security Council at the White House as the Director for National Trade Policy covering trade and global supply chain issues. At the White House, she helped develop and advance policy initiatives related to international trade agreements, combating human trafficking in supply chains, and trade facilitation efforts. Before that, Turner served as Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Public Engagement at the Office of the United States Trade Representative, where she was responsible for stakeholder engagement and collaborating with hundreds of companies to advise the President and Cabinet Members on the formulation and implementation of trade policies.

Turner also worked at the U.S. Departments of Commerce and Agriculture to help U.S. businesses increase exports, expand into new markets, navigate regulatory challenges, and compete globally.

Earlier in her career, she practiced securities and commercial litigation at a law firm in New York. She holds a J.D. from the University of Illinois, a Master’s in International Affairs from Columbia University, and a B.A. from Tulane University.