Elise Jordan is a well-known American journalist, best known for her work on NBC News/ MSNBC as a political analyst and podcaster. She has appearances on the show named Weekend Today on the NBC News channel and appeared in the show Morning Joe on the MSNBC channel. Elise has worked as a co-host for the famous center podcast named Words Matter. She was interested in journalism at an early age and started her career as she decided. She started her career as a researcher in the White House and then began writing columns and articles for Time Magazine and The Daily Beast. In February 2008, she was appointed as a Director of Communication for the United States National Security Council, where she served as a presidential speechwriter. Elise Jordan, born in 1982 on the 24th of September under the birth sign of Libra, now 39 years old American journalist, has risen to prominence as an MSNBC journalist.
Dawn of Early Life
Her birthplace is Holly Springs in Mississippi. Her father’s name is Kelly Jordan, and his occupation is unknown. Her mother’s name is Susan Boone Jordan, and she is a housewife. Elise has not shared any information about her siblings; even she did not disclose their names and occupations to the media. She grew up there with Russell, her sibling. She lost her father in 2016. One of her secondary school teachers was formerly a journalist. It is from whom she got enthusiastic about journalism. Later after passing high school, she completed her B.A. degree in 2004 from Yale University. While studying at Yale University, she associated with Yale Daily News as an Independent student, the newspaper run by the students at the university in New Haven.
Career as Reporter
After finishing graduation, Elise first worked for the U.S. Secretary, Condoleezza Rice. Later she joined National Security Council and soon became their prime speechwriter and communication director as well. In 2010, she started working for MSNBC as a political analyst. She is well known as a brave journalist for her distinct comments and criticism of Donald Trump.
The Professional Path of Elise Jordan
Elise worked in the public sector, and in February 2009, she was appointed as a senior advisor for strategy, policy, and planning for the firm Deloitte & Touche. Then she was associated with the USAID capacity development project in Kabul, Afghanistan, where she served as an advisor for the minister’s communication office, but she left the job within five months in July 2009. Then from June 2011 Elise worked as a columnist for National Review Online, the web version of a semi-monthly editorial magazine. In January 2012, she left her job there In March 2013, she joined H/2 Capital Partners, the financial consulting firm in Stamford, Connecticut, as chief of staff.
In 2011, Elise joined the news channel Fox News Talk and appeared as a guest panelist in the episode of Red Eye with Tom Shillue. A year later, in 2012, she was named one of the guests for the episode of the HBO show Real Time with Bill Maher. In 2013, Elise appeared in Fox and Friends and On the Record with Brit Hume.
Elise’s Spouse, Children and Family Life Together
Elise was formerly married to Michael Hastings. She met him in one television show, in the year 2007. After several years of intimate togetherness, Michael asks her hand for marriage on New Year’s Eve in 2010. And soon, the marriage followed in 2011. But the happiness didn’t last long as Michael met a car accident and breathed his last in 2013. It took Elise several years to get accustomed to the loss. Long years later, she got into a relationship with the senior Vanity editor, Mike, and got married in 2017. The couple has a daughter together.
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The Career growth of Elise Jordan
In January 2016, Elise Jordan joined NBC News and MSNBC, and in MSNBC, she was regarded as the progressive equivalent of Fox News, where she will regularly challenge as the host. Later Elise and co-host political consultant Steve Schmidt hosted the Words Matter podcast in 2018. But it took little time to find an audience for the center-right content; then, in February 2019, her co-host Steve Schmidt was interviewed by Elise. For one episode of the Words Matter podcast, Adam Levine served as the executive producer. The podcast faces tough questions for Howard Schultz, the former CEO of Starbucks and aspiring politician. During the interview, Steve has waked out from the show, and later he and Elise quit the podcast but did not reveal why they left.
Amount of Wealth
The total accumulated wealth of Elise Jordan is somewhat around one million+ U.S. dollars, which she earned as a political analyst, advisor, and MSNBC journalist.
Body Measurements And Appearance
Her height and weight, respectively, are 6ft 1ins or 185cm and 121lbs or 55 kgs, while vital statistics are 32-28-32. She possesses blonde hair and stunning blue eyes.
Leisure time Interests and Hobbies
She was a tv worm in her early youth. She always delved into films of various genres and several T.V. series. As per her interviews, it is known that she loves Scarlett Johansson, Will Smith, and Cate Blanchett as actors. Some of her favorite movies include The Pursuit of Happiness, Lucy, and Ghost in the Shell. She was on the sports team at her school. She got trained in dancing from early childhood. She formerly thought to become a professional dancer but later decided to be a journalist. She is also an animal lover. She loves to travel and spend time with nature as much as she can. She is also interested in Hiking and Camping.
Social media presence of Elise Jordan
Elise Jordan is active on social media platforms; she has more than 5.6 K followers on her official Instagram account. On her Twitter, she has more than 10. 8 K followers, and she is not active on other social media platforms, Facebook and YouTube.