Jennifer Psaki is a political advisor who was elected as White House Press Secretary by President-elect Joe Biden in November 2020.
Quick Wiki Facts and Information on Jen Psaki
|Birthday / Date of Birth||December 1, 1978|
|Full Name||Jennifer Rene Psaki|
|Home Town||Stamford, Connecticut, USA|
|Address||Washington D.C, USA|
|Mother||Eileen D. Medvey|
|Father||James R. Psaki|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Children||2 (Genevieve Mecher,)|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches/ 1.64m|
|Weight||59 kgs/ 130 lbs.|
|Assuming Office||January 20, 2021|
|Education||Greenwich High School
College of William & Mary
Jen Psaki Career Bio
After finishing college in 2001, she began her career as Tom Harkins’ campaign for Tom Vilsack as governor. She was subsequently named Communication Director for the United States in 2005. She was then Joseph Crowley’s representative. For a year, she kept on working.
In 2008, she joined the U.S. campaign, as Secretary of the Press, Senator Barack Obama. She then became Deputy Press Secretary in 2009. Later, Jen was promoted to Deputy Director of Communications at the White House.
In 2012, she returned to politics for a re-election campaign, with Obama as Press Secretary and Senior Advisor for America. She was named as the United States Department of State spokesperson on 11 February 2013. For 2 years and 2 months, she continued with the post. Jen later became the White House’s Communications Manager in 2015.
On the 7th of February 2017, she also became a CNN contributor. And in November 2020, Psaki left CNN and joined the Biden-Harris transition team. On November 29, 2020, Psaki was named White House Press Secretary for the Biden administration.
Jen Psaki Husband, Married Life, Family
Jen Psaki is a married woman. She is married to Gregory Mecher who is a deputy finance director at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. The couple tied a knot to each other in 2010. They have two children together.
Mecher and Psaki met because of their communal interest in politics. When they first crossed their path in 2006, they worked both with the Campaign Committee for the Democratic Congress. Mecher was nervous about asking Psaki about a date. He finally worked his nerve to ask her, by email and went on dinner in September 2006. Sparks flew and the two of them started a romantic connection.
The marriage took place at the Woodlawn Farm in Ridge in May 2010. Mecher and Psaki are supportive of the parents of two young children. While the pair keeps their children out of the spotlight, Psaki every now and then tweets about them. Her Twitter bio includes that she is the “Mom of two humans under five.”
Jen Psaki Height: How Tall is Jen Psaki
Jen stands around a height of 1.64m or 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 59 kg/ 130lbs. Her dark brown eye color is complemented by her dark blonde hair.
Jen Psaki Education
Regarding her educational background, she attended Greenwich High School. In 1996, Jen graduated from high school. She attended the College of William & Mary after graduated from high school. Jen graduated in 2000 and was part of Chi Omega. She was very athletic during her time in college and even took part in swimming events.
Jen Psaki Social Media
Jen has active accounts on Twitter and Instagram. However, her Instagram account is kept private. She joined Twitter @jrpsaki in October of 2011 and at the time of this writing has over 205.9K followers
Jen Psaki Net Worth, Salary, & Earnings 2021
Since the Obama administration, Jen Psaki has served in many positions in the government. For approximately 4 years she worked for CNN. In January 2021 she is going back to the White House under Biden.
So, how much is Jen Psaki’s net worth at the age of 42 years old? As a revered governmental official, she must receive a handsome salary. Jen Psaki’s net worth is estimated at around $2 million for 2021.
Jen Psaki Age, Birthday, Family
Born on December 1, 1978, Jen is 42 years of age at the time of this writing. Psaki was born in Stamford, Connecticut to her father James R. Psaki, and her mother wife Eileen D. Medvey.
Her father served as a real estate developer who owns real estate development companies in Connecticut, including Groton Community and Groton Multifamily. Psaki’s mother is a private psychotherapist in Greenwich. It is also not clear whether she has any siblings or not.