CHRISTINE MCKINLEY

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,501 to $15,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS

  • What High School Physics Could Have Taught You about Life (If You Had Been Paying Attention)
  • McKinley's Law of Directed Chaos
  • GeekSpeak: The New Language of Power
  • Women in Engineering
  • Women in Construction

Categories

Celebrity | Humor | Inspiration | Entertainment

Biography

Christine McKinley grew up in Alaska, and then attended Catholic school in California, despite not being Catholic. There she learned about Jesus walking on the water in New Testament class and the laws of buoyancy in physics class. In the confusion, she interpreted the laws of physics as guiding life principles.

Ms. McKinley's love of physics propelled her to get a mechanical engineering degree. Her fascination with biblical history inspired her to ride through the Holy Land on a bicycle.

Christine McKinley is a professional engineer, performing musician, and host of the History Channel's Decoded. Her musical about physics and Catholic school, "Gracie and the Atom," received an NEA grant and a 2010 Portland Drammy Original Score award.

Christine McKinley still uses the laws of physics for guidance and inspiration.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • "Physics for Beautiful People." 2013

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