Jen Psaki Bio, Age, Spouse, Career, Net Worth, White House Position and Height
This article will answer every question you have about Jen Psaki. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about her.
- What does Jen Psaki do for a living?
- Who are Jen Psaki’s parents and siblings?
- What are Jen Psaki’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Jen Psaki married or does she have a boyfriend?
- Does Jen Psaki have any children?
- Where is Jen Psaki now?
- How tall is Jen Psaki?
- How much money does Jen Psaki earn?
- What is Jen Psaki net worth?
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Who is Jen Psaki?
Jen Psaki is an American political advisor serving as the 34th White House press secretary in the Biden Administration. She also served as U.S Department of State’s spokesperson in addition to previously holding various roles in the Obama Administration in senior press and communications. Psaki also worked in CNN as a contributor.
Jen Psaki’s Career
Psaki started her career working in the 2001 reelection campaigns of Iowa Democrats Tom Vilsack who was running for governor and Tom Harkin for the United States Senate. She later served John Kerry during his 2004 presidential campaign as deputy press secretary. Psaki also served as communications director to Joseph Crowley who was a U.S Representative as well as regional press secretary for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee from 2005 to 2006.
Psaki served as travelling press secretary during the presidential campaign of Barack Obama who was at the time a U.S Senator. After Obama’s victory, she became Deputy Press Secretary and later on December 19, 2009, she received a promotion to Deputy Communications Director. Psaki later left her position on December 22, 2011, where she took another position as senior vice president as well as managing director at the office of public relations firm Global Strategy Group in Washington, D.C.
Psaki later went back to political communications in 2012 as President’s Obama’s press secretary for his reelection campaign. She then became a spokesperson for the U.S Department of States on February 11, 2013. Her appointment at the Department of State led to assumptions and speculations that she would take over Jay Carney’s position as White House Press Secretary. However, on May 30, 2014, Josh Earnest would replace Carney. In 2015, Psaki went back to White House as communications director and retained her position throughout Obama’s Administration.
Psaki later started working for CNN from February 7, 2017, as a political commentator. She then left CNN in November 2020 where she joined the Biden-Harris transition team. Psaki later became the White House, press secretary. She made her first press briefing after the inauguration ceremony on January 20.
How Old is Psaki?
Psaki was born on December 1, 1978, in Stanford, Connecticut, making her currently 42 years old.
Jen Psaki’s Family
Who are Jen Psaki’s parents?
Psaki’s parents are James R. Psaki and Eileen Dolan Medvey. Her father James is actually a retired real estate developer while her mother Eileen is a psychotherapist.
Does Psaki have siblings?
Information about Psaki’s siblings is currently unavailable but we will update it here as soon as possible.
Jen Psaki’s Education
Psaki attended Greenwich High School and graduated in 1966. She then attended the College of William and Mary where she graduated in 2000 with a degree in English and Sociology.
Jen Psaki’s Husband
Psaki married Gregory Mecher in 2010 who is a deputy finance director at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
Jen Psaki’s Children – Kids
Psaki has two children aged five and two years.
Jen Psaki’s Net Worth
Psaki has an estimated net worth of $2 million with her income majorly attributed to her annual salary of $183,000.
Psaki is 5 feet 5 inches which is also about 1.64 meters tall.