Jennifer Palmieri Biography
A native of Mississippi, the United States, Jennifer Palmieri is a media personality and political advisor. She is presently (2022) a co-host of The Circus, a political documentary series on Showtime. Palmieri previously served as White House Communications Director for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign from 2013 to 2015. Moreover, she is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair.
Jennifer Palmieri Age
Palmieri was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi, U.S.A on November 15, 1966. She is, therefore, 55 years old as of 2021. The political advisor and The Circus co-host, Palmieri celebrates her birthday on the 15th of November each year.
Jennifer Palmieri Parents | Family
Palmieri was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi, the U.S.A to her parents. Her father was a naval officer stationed in Mississippi at the time of her birth while her mother was a campaigner for Trent Lott when Palmieri was a child. Palmieri’s parents were Republicans until they switched to Democrats to support Bill Clinton in 1993. Moreover, the political advisor, Palmieri has three sisters. Unfortunately, her sister Dana passed away in 2017 after a battle with Alzheimer’s.
Jennifer Palmieri Ethnicity
When it comes to her ethnicity, Palmieri has Italian roots.
Jennifer Palmieri Height
Palmieri, who is a political advisor, and also The Circus co-host, stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 8 inches.
Jennifer Palmieri Husband
Palmieri is married to her husband Jim Lyons, a conservationist and the Senior Director, Renewable Energy at Defenders of Wildlife. Moreover, Palmieri’s husband is well-known for being a lecture and research scholar at the Yale School of Forestry.
Jennifer Palmieri Daughters | Children
Palmieri has two stepdaughters. The names of her daughters are under review.
Jennifer Palmieri Education
Palmieri attended American University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in B.A. Besides, she went to Aptos High School (1984) for her high school education.
Jennifer Palmieri Career
Palmieri is a political advisor and media personality. She is currently(2022) a co-host of Showtime’s political documentary series, The Circus. Palmieri previously served as a White House Communications Director during Hillary Clinton’s presidential Campaigns (2013-2016).
Additionally, Palmieri served as the National Press Secretary for the 2004 John Edwards presidential campaigns and Deputy White House Press Secretary.
Moreover, Palmieri is the President of the Center for American Progress Action Fund (Ref: Linkedin).
Her first job after college was working for then-Congressman Leon Panetta on Capitol Hill.
Palmieri attracted controversy when WikiLeaks released a chain of an email allegedly showing Palmieri and other Clinton aides during her presidential campaigns joking about Catholics and evangelicals. An investigation by the U.S Intelligence concluded that individuals with connections to the Russian government had spear-phished an attack against Clinton campaign chair John Podesta as part of an operation to prevent Hillary Clinton from winning the 2016 United States presidential election.
Jennifer Palmieri Books
As an author, Palmieri has written two books. She authored a book titled She Proclaims: Our Declaration of Independence from Man’s World which was originally published on June 23, 2020. She Proclaims is a self-help book.
Palmieri is also the author of Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to the Women Who Will Run the World. The book is New York’s bestseller. If interested in her books, you can get them on Amazon
Jennifer Palmieri Podcast
Palmieri is the host of Just Something About Her Podcast. “Palmieri explores why — after decades of making steady progress — women find themselves banging up against the same glass ceilings. Featuring interviews with powerful women in business, politics, the arts, and journalism to learn how they found a way to break through and create their own path to success.” You can listen to the podcast on Apple
Jennifer Palmieri The Circus
Palmieri is a co-host of Showtime’s political documentary series The Circus: Inside the Greatest Political Show on Earth. She joined the cast of The Circus as a guest beginning October 13, 2019, in the 4th season, episode twelve. Later, Palmieri was named a permanent host starting on January 10, 2021, joining Alex Wagner, and John Heilemann.
The Circus premiered in January 2016, and season 7 of the show premiered on March 6, 2022, on Showtime. New episodes air on Sundays at 8 p.m on Showtime.
Jennifer Palmieri Net worth
Palmieri has an estimated net worth of over $1 million. She amassed her fortune through her career as a media personality, political advisor, and author.