Who is Kellyanne Conway?
Kellyanne Conway (Kellyanne Elizabeth Conway) is an American Pollster and political consultant. From 2017 to 2020, she served as a senior counselor to Trump during his administration. Previously, Conway served as Trump’s campaign manager, appointed in August 2016.
Prior to joining Trump’s campaign, she was a strategist and campaign manager in the Republican Party. She was formerly CEO and president of the Polling Company/WomanTrend.
Conway was a resident in Trump World Tower from 2001 to 2008. In 2013, she conducted private polls for Trump during his consideration to run for governor of New York.
Conway initially endorsed Ted Cruz in the 2016 Republican presidential primaries. She chaired a pro-Cruz political action committee. Cruz withdrew from the race and Trump appointed Conway as his senior advisor and campaign manager. Trump announced on 22nd December 2016 that she would join his administration as a counselor to the president.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on November 29, 2017, that Conway would oversee White House efforts to combat the opioid overdose epidemic. Conway left the Trump administration in August 2020 after conflicting with her daughter Claudia who threatened to seek legal emancipation.
How Old Is Kellyanne Conway?
Conway was born on 20th January 1967. She is 54 years of age as of 2021. Conway shares her birthday with celebrities like Evan Peters, David Lynch, Carol Heiss, Brantley Gilbert, and Bill Maher, among others.
Kellyanne Conway Family
Who Are Kellyanne Conway’s Parents?
Conway was born to Diane (née DiNatale) and John Fitzpatrick in Atco, New Jersey. She has a mixture of Irish and Italian ancestry from her parents. Conway’s mother served at a bank while her father owned a trucking company. Her parents divorced when she was three years old. She was brought up by her grandmother from her mother’s side and her two unmarried aunties.
Does Kellyanne Conway Have Siblings?
Conway’s secretive nature has shown up in her personal life. She has managed to keep her family background very private. In case there is news regarding Conway’s siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.
Kellyanne Conway Education
Conway attended St. Joseph High School and graduated in 1985. During her high school tenure, she volunteered to sing in the choir, worked on floats for parades, played field hockey, and was a cheerleader.
She attended Trinity College, Washington, D.C., and graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in political science.
During her tenure at Trinity, she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. Conway enrolled at the George Washington University Law School and graduated with Juris Doctor with honors in 1992. Conway served as a judicial clerk for Judge Richard A. Levie of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia after her graduation from law school.
Kellyanne Conway Husband
Conway tied the knot with the love of her life George Conway in 2001. George is of counsel at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. He authored the Supreme Court brief for Paula Jones during the Clinton impeachment in 1998. George is a critic of Trump and co-founded the Lincoln Project in December 2019.
Conway dated Fred Thompson before engaging George. The couple resides in Alpine, New Jersey. She stated that she was a victim of sexual assault in an interview with Jake Tapper on CNN in September 2018.
Does Kellyanne Conway Have Children?
Conway is a proud mother of four children. She has twins Claudia and George IV, Charlotte, and Vanessa. Claudia is a TikTok influencer known for her anti-Trump messages in 2020.
How Tall is Kellyanne Conway?
Adding to her well-curved body, Conway stands at a height of 1.70 meters.
Kellyanne Conway Career
Conway began her career as a research assistant for Wirthlin Group, a Republican polling firm while she was a student in law school. After her graduation, she worked for Luntz Research Companies. Conway founded her own firm, the Polling Company in 1995. Her firm additionally includes WomanTrend, a research and consulting division.
Alongside young conservative women like Laura Ingraham, Barbara Olson, and Ann Coulter, Conway helped turn punditry into “stylish stardom” in the 1990s. They appeared on Bill Maher’s Politically Incorrect. Conway has served Jack Kemp; Senator Fred Thompson, Vice President Dan Quayle; Newt Gingrich; and Mike Pence.
She directed demographic and attitudinal survey projects for trade associations and private companies.
Conway appeared on polling and the political scene as a commentator on ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, CNN, MSNBC, NY1, and the Fox News Channel. She won the Washington Post’s “Crystal Ball” award for accurately predicting the outcome of the 2004 election.
2016 to Current
Conway initially endorsed Ted Cruz in the 2016 presidential elections despite being acquainted with Donald Trump for years. She joined Trump’s campaign after Cruz withdrew from the race. Trump hired Conway as a senior advisor in his campaigns on 1st July 2016.
After Paul Manafort resigned from the campaign team, Trump named Conway his third campaign manager. Conway served in the position for 8 weeks through the 8th November general elections. She became the first woman in America’s history to run a Republican general election presidential campaign.
Conway is portrayed by Kate McKinnon on Saturday Night Live, since October 2016. She made claims in December 2016 that she received death threats from Hillary Clinton supporters. Trump assigned her secret service agents to protect her but gave up the Secret Service protection in September 2017.
Conway appeared in a television news show interview on 2nd February 2017 on Hardball with Chris Matthews. Conway resigned on 23rd August 2020 to have more time with her family.
Kellyanne Conway’s Net Worth
Conway is a wealthy woman who has managed to accrue an estimated net worth of about $39 Million dollars throughout her career.