Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Politicians

Neera Tanden Net Worth: How Rich is Neera Tanden Actually?

Neera Tanden Net Worth

Neera Tanden is an American government official and a political consultant. She was a senior staffer on Hillary Clinton’s campaign for the 2008 Democratic nomination. As of 2020, Neera Tanden net worth is estimated to be $3 million.

Tanden was born on September 10, 1970, in Bedford, Massachusetts. She was born to immigrant parents from India. Her parents divorced when she was only five years old. Neera also has a brother named Raj.

Regarding her education, she received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1992. Four years later, she graduated with a Juris Doctor from Yale Law School.

Tanden’s political career can be traced back to 1999 where she worked with President Bill Clinton’s campaign on energy policies, health-care reform, and as associate director for domestic policy. She was also a domestic policy advisor in the First Lady’s Office.

From 1999 to 2000, she was a deputy campaign manager and policy director for Hillary Clinton during her senatorial campaign. From 2003 to 2005, she served as Hillary Clinton’s legislative director.

Neera who has been a Clinton loyalist throughout her life became the policy director for Hillary’s unsuccessful bid for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination. She raised a lot of eyebrows that time after she punched a website editor Faiz Shakir for asking Clinton about her Iraq War vote.

In 2016, Neera was an unpaid adviser to Clinton’s 2016 campaign. Had Clinton won the presidency against Republican Candidate Donald Trump Tanden would have worked for a top White House job.

Under the Obama Administration, Tanden worked as a senior adviser to Secretary Kathleen Sebelius of the Department of Health and Human Services. She has been described as one of the key architects of the Affordable Care Act.

In 2003, Tanden was one of the key members in founding the Center for American Progress. She worked as Senior Vice President for Domestic Policy and also as a Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs. In October 2011, she became CAP’s president and CEO.

Tanden now is considered by President-elect Joe Biden as the next director of the Office of Management and Budget. She has to receive Senate approval.

Regarding her personal life, she is married to Benjamin Edwards. He has been able to keep himself out of the political spotlight despite his wife’s position in various governmental areas. Neera and Benjamin got married in 1999. They first met when they were both freshman students at UCLA. Together, they have two children named Alina and Jaden.

Neera Tanden Net Worth: $3 million

Advertisement
Advertisement

Latest

Internet Stars

Akbar V Net Worth: Valerie Raven, also known as Akbar V, is a rising rapper from Atlanta, GA. Akbar is mostly well-known appearance was...

Entrepreneur

Ari Fletcher is a Chicago-based businesswoman, model, and social media internet celebrity. She is also a co-founder of the hair brand KYCHE Extensions. With...

Internet Stars

TimTheTatman Net Worth: Timothy John Betar, is a popular Youtuber and Twitch streamer. He is a popular internet personality that streams live on Twitch...

Advertisement
Advertisement

Trending

Television Personality

Erin Napier is an American host of the HGTV series Home Town. She and her husband Ben currently live in Mississippi. As of 2021,...

Television Personality

Molly Yeh is an American chef, cookbook author, and blogger. She is also popular on Instagram where she showcases her cooking content. As of...

Businessman

Binh Ho is a Vietnamese-American businessman who is the hot subject of HBO Max new reality show “House of Ho”. The sitcom told the...

Internet Stars

Tyler Hoover Net Worth: Tyler Hoover is an American YouTuber who runs the channel “Hoovies Garage”. He posts video content related to his large...

Advertisement