Jen Psaki Wiki: Jen Psaki or Jennifer Rene Psaki is an American political advisor who served as the 34th White House Press Secretary with a tenure of 20th January 2021 to 13th May 2022 under the presidency of Joe Biden. Earlier she served as the White House Communications Director from 1st April 2015 to 20th January 2017 during the presidency of Barack Obama.
Jen Psaki’s Early Life and Family Background
Jen Psaki was born on 1st December 1978 in Stamford, Connecticut, the US to psychotherapists Eileen D. Medley and James R. Psaki, a retired real estate developer. She was the eldest of three daughters of her parents.
Jen Psaki‘s Educational Qualification
Jen Psaki finished her higher schooling at Greenwich High School in 1996.
She then attended the College of William and Mary to complete her graduation in English and Sociology.
Jen Psaki‘s Physical Traits
Jen Psaki is 5’5″ tall and weighs around 55 kgs. She has dark brown colored eyes and brown colored hair.
Jen Psaki‘s Career Details
During her long political career as a member of the Democratic Party, Jen Psaki served as the:
- 34th White House press secretary(2021-2022)
- White House deputy press secretary (2009) in Barack Obama’s administration.
- White House deputy communications director (2009–2011)
- A Spokesperson for the United States Department of State (2013–2015)
- White House communications director (2015–2017)
- A political contributor for CNN(2017 -2020)
During her last briefing at the White House, Psaki said, “I want to say thank you to the president and the first lady. They entrusted me with serving in this role for the last 15 months.”
Jen Psaki‘s Net Worth
Jen’s net worth is estimated at around $27 Million US Dollars.
Jen Psaki‘s Personal Life
Jen Psaki got married to Gregory Mecher, then the chief of staff to Congress Steve Driehaus, on 8th May 2010 and has two children with him.
Jen Psaki‘s Social Media Accounts
Jen Psaki is active on social media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter. The links are given below:
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I came, I completely superfanned and I think the table tennis team promised they would give me a lesson. Best day. And thank you to all of these amazing athletes for humoring me. pic.twitter.com/VaEfdY0O34
— Jen Psaki (@jrpsaki) May 4, 2022