Gregory Mecher is a Democratic political aide who has served as chief of staff to Congressman Steve Driehaus of Ohio and Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts previously. Mecher began his political career as the president of the NKU Student Government Association while still a college student (SGA). He had been a member of the student senate for two years before becoming the SGA’s president. He has also worked as a deputy finance director for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. He became famous back in the Obama administration when his wife Jen Psaki worked as communications director. And when Joe Biden became president-elect, he recruited Jen as his press secretary.
Meet Gregory Mecher, Jen Psaki’s Husband
Gregory Mecher is a Democratic politician as well as the husband of Jen Psaki who is a political advisor as well as the 34th and current White House Press Secretary. Gregory Mecher is a deputy finance director at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Gregory and Jen met because of their shared interest in politics. They were both working with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee when they first met each other. It was in the year 2006. As per the Washington Post, Psaki had just started a new job in the communications department and Mecher was a deputy finance director. Gregory was very nervous about asking Psaki on a date as he told that he finally worked up the nerve to ask her out, over email, for dinner in September 2006. From there, their romantic relationship began. Jen and Gregory married in the year 2010 after dating for four years. For a year and a half, they maintained a long-distance relationship that often involved late-night phone calls due to Psaki’s hectic travel schedule. Mecher told the Post, “The longest we went without seeing each other was 36 days. And I counted. And it was long. And it was hard”. In the year 2008, they moved after the 2008 election was over and he proposed to her a few months later. In May 2010, the couple tied the knot. Their wedding took place at the Woodland Farm in Ridge, Maryland. According to the wedding announcement, Psaki was working as the White House deputy communications director at the time. Mecher worked on Capitol Hill. He was the chief of staff for Democratic Representative Steve Driehaus of Ohio. As of today, Jennifer Psaki and Gregory Mecher have been married for 10 years.
How many children do Jen Psaki and Gregory Mecher have?
Married couple Jen Psaki and Gregory Mecher are the proud parents of two children. The couple kept their kids out of the spotlight whereas Psaki often tweets about them. Jen Psaki’s Twitter bio includes that she is the “Mom of two humans under five”. In August 2020, Psaki joked on Twitter that she was “bracing for a 2 and a 5 yr old to burst in” during an interview on CNN as she worked from home. They are raising their two kids in Virginia after they relocated from Washington D.C.
Gregory Mecher: Net Worth, Age, Bio, Occupation
Gregory Mecher was born on 30th September 1976 in Southern Ohio, the USA. By nationality, he is American and his ethnicity is American-White. His real name is Gregory Matthew Mecher. His present age is 44 as of 2020. He was born to his father, Michael Mecher, and his mother, Mary Ann Mecher. As per his parent’s occupation, her mother taught 4th grade at a Catholic elementary school in Cincinnati and his father worked as a mechanical engineer in Hebron, Kentucky. He follows the Christianity religion and his zodiac sign is Libra. About her education, he attended Elder High School and then attended Northern Kentucky University earning a bachelor’s degree in communications and TV production in the year 1999.
As of September 2021, the net worth of Gregory Mercher is estimated to have $1 Million. His major source of wealth and earnings is from Political career. Whereas the net worth of his wife, Jen Psaki is $2 Million at present and her annual salary is $1.8 Million currently. Whereas the exact salary of Gregory is unavailable at a moment. Back in 2013, Mecher and Psaki purchased a three-bedroom townhouse near Georgetown University for $865,000. They lived there for more than five years before deciding to move. The Washington Post reported the couple sold the townhouse in March 2019 for $919,000. He is living a lavish lifestyle as of today.