Jennifer Rene Psaki, better known as Jen Psaki, is an American political consultant. She is currently the 34th White House press officer for the Biden administration. As of 2021, Jen Psaki's net worth is estimated at $2 million.
|Full Name||Jennifer Rene Psaki|
|Date of Birth||December 1, 1978|
|Born Place||Stamford, Connecticut, United States|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches or 165 cm tall|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
Early life and family
Psaki was born on December 1, 1978, in Stamford, Connecticut, to James R. Psaki and Eileen Dolan Medway. Her father is a retired real estate developer and her mother is a psychotherapist.
Regarding his education, he attended Greenwich High School graduating in 1996. He went on to earn a BA in English and Sociology from the University of William and Mary. Psaki was also a swimmer and competed in various competitions while in college.
She goes with her husband and marries Gregory Mecher. He is deputy treasurer of the Congressional Democratic Campaign Committee. They married in 2010 and have two children.
Jen Psaki’s Net Worth and Political Career
His political career began in 2001 when he campaigned for re-election of Iowa Democrats Tom Harkin to the United States Senate and Tom Vilsack as Governor. In 2004 she became deputy press director for the John Kerry campaign.
In 2008, he was a traveling press officer for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign. After Obama was sworn in as the 44th president of the United States, she was assistant to the press secretary and was named deputy director of communications a year later. In 2011, she left this position to become Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Global Strategy Group.
Psaki then returned to the political arena, this time as a spokesperson for the Obama election campaign in 2012. In 2013, she became a spokesperson for the US Department of State. Two years later, she returned to the White House as director of communications and remained there until the end of the Obama administration.
After leaving the White House as communications director, Psaki worked as a political columnist for CNN.
Jen Psaki is now the White House press secretary during the Biden administration. Her first press conference took place on January 20, after her inauguration.
What is the actual net worth of Jen Psaki?
As of 2021, Jen Psaki’s net worth is estimated at $2 million. She has been on the political scene for more than 17 years, including three or four years in the White House. Her current salary as a publicist is around $183,000 a year. Her time as a CNN political columnist also significantly increased her wealth.