Quick Facts of Ayanna S. Pressley
- Full NameAyanna S. Pressley
- Net Worth$700,000
- Date of Birth1974 /02 /03
- NicknameAyanna Pressley
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceChicago, Illinois U.S.
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseConan Harris
- Height5 Feet 6 inches
- Weight60 Kg
- Body Measurement34-26-35
- EducationBoston University
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Ayanna S. Pressley a.k.a as Ayanna Pressley, American politician serving as an at-large member of the Boston City Council in Boston, Massachusetts. Also, she is the very first black woman leader elected to the Boston council. Furthermore, Pressley is the nominee of the Democratic Party. She fought election from Massachusetts, 7th of Congressional District.
Moreover, along with a successful political career, Pressley is living a blissful life with her husband and enjoying her tremendous net worth.
Ayanna Pressley’s Bio (Education)
A native of Chicago, Illinois, Ayanna Pressley was born on 3rd February 1974. Her star sign is Aquarius. She holds an American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.
Moreover, her mother, Sandra Pressley who worked numerous jobs to support the family and also worked as a community organizer for the Chicago Urban League advocating for tenant’s rights. Whereas her father, Martin Pressley, struggled with addiction throughout Pressley’s childhood but eventually became a college professor.
However, later her parents divorced, and Pressley and her mother relocated to Brooklyn, where her mother worked as an executive assistant and remarried.
Similalry, in 1992, Pressley attended the College of General Studies at Boston University. After two years, she left school to take a full-time job at the Boston Marriott Copley Place to support her mother. She received further courses at Boston University Metropolitan College.
Pressley started off her career working as a districts representative for the United States Representative Joseph Patrick Kennedy II, who she had interned for during college. Further, she went on to become Kennedy’s schedule, and then as constituency prior to becoming the political director and senior aide to Senator Kennedy. In 2009, she worked as the United States Senator John Kerry’s political director.
As on now, Pressley serves as an at-large member of the Boston City Council in Boston, Massachusetts. Also, she is the very first woman of color elected to the council in its 108-years history. Moreover, she is the 2018 Democratic nominee for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district.
Ayanna Pressley’s Husband and Wedding
Ayanna Pressley is married to Conan Harris, the director of the Boston Chapter of My Brother’s Keeper, an Initiative created by Barak Obama. Moreover, the pair tied the knot on 25th May 2014, in a ceremony at the African Meeting House on Beacon Hill. Similarly, the guest list at the wedding included many of the councilor’s colleagues in government. The Dorchester bride and her husband, a Dorchester native, honeymooned in Martha’s Vineyard.
Furthermore, Conan has a nine-year-old daughter from his previous relationship, who lives with him and Pressley in Dorchester.
Ayanna Pressley’s Net Worth
Ayanna Pressley estimated net worth is around $700,000 as per the financial magazines such as Bloomberg and Forbes.
Hence, Pressley is now poised to become the first African American elected to the House of Representatives from Massachusetts.