White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki’s life story and Net Worth
Jen Psaki is a Political advisor and served as the White House press Secretary from January 2021 to May 2022. Psaki is a member of the Democratic Party and previously worked as White House Deputy Press Secretary during the Barack Obama Administration.
Life History and Family: Jen Psaki’s full name is Jennifer Rene Psaki. Jen was born on 01st December 1978 in Stamford, Connecticut. She is the daughter of Eileen Medvey and Dimitrios “James” R. Psaki Her mother was a psychotherapist by profession and her father was a real estate developer. Psaki completed her schooling at Greenwich High school in the year 1996. In 2000, Psaki graduated in English and Sociology from the College of William and Mary. She has been a backstroke swimmer for two years for the William and Mary Tribe. Psaki also served as a member of Sorority Chi Omega. Psaki married Greg Mecher in May 2010. Greg met her first time in 2006 at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Mecher worked as the chief of staff to congressman Joe Kennedy and Steve Driehaus. Psaki and Mecher have two children.
- Jen started her career in the year 2001. She assisted in the re-election of efforts of Tom Harkin and Tom Vilsack. During the presidential campaign of John Kerry, she worked as a deputy press secretary.
- In 2009, Jen was designated as Deputy Communications Director. During the Obama administration, she joined the White House as deputy press secretary.
- In 2017, she was appointed as a Pundit for the CNN news channel. After the selection of Joe Biden as America’s president, she left the multi-national news channel CNN and start working as of 34th Press Secretary at the White House.
- Now Jen has left the White House job and announced officially that deputy press secretary Kaire Jean Pierre will be the new press secretary at the White House.
- There were rumors about Jen that she is going to join MSNBC as a host But she denied this and said it is her personal matter. She also mentioned that she wanted to spend quality time with her family so has taken a break from the work for some time.
Responsibility of White House Press Secretary: White House Press Secretary is an official spokesperson on the behalf administrative branch of the US federal govt. He interacts with the media and the corps of the White house daily. All press briefs organized on the behalf of the president are handled by the press secretary. The Press secretary collects information regarding the events and actions within the president’s administration and produces reports on the administration’s reaction to developments across the world. the Psaki has known for the quality of her truthful and direct communication to the American people on behalf of the US Govt during her working period as press secretary.
Net Worth: Currently her net worth of Jen is $2 million. For her service at the White House, she got a pay package of $18,000. Psaki has seven properties whose value is around $30.67 along with this Jen has other income resources like real estate investments.