Quick Facts of Elise Jordan
- Full NameElise Jordan
- Net Worth$1.2 Million
- Date of Birth1990 /06 /22
- Marital StatusWidow
- BirthplaceHolly Springs, Mississippi
- Eye colourBlue
- Hair colourBlonde
- SpouseMichael Hastings (2011 - 2013)
- Height6 Feet 1 Inch
- Weight75 Kg
- EducationYale University
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Elise Jordan is an American journalist, commentator, and political speechwriter, who sides Republican political interest wise, is a regular member of MNSBC’s political discussion panels.
Regarding her personal life, she is a widow of late American Journalist, Michael Hastings who died in June 2013, in a car accident in Los Angeles. As of 2019, it has been six years since Hastings demise, Jordon is still doing her job, but has she moved on in life? Let’s find out!
Who Is Elise Jordan? Bio and Age
Elise Jordan, born as Catherine Elise Jordan on 22nd June 1990, in Holly Springs, Mississippi, in the United States. Her star sign is Cancer. By nationality, she is an American, having a white ethnic background. Jordan was raised alongside her brother named Russell Jordan by their parents: father, Kelly Jordan, and mother, Susan Boone Jordan.
As a child, Elise was fond of dancing. She was a great fan of Michael Jackson and movie actor Al Pacino. Talking about her academic background, Jordan is a proud graduate of Yale University.
Furthermore, her uncle was a journalist, from whom she was hugely influenced on so she took up her profession as a journalist. Firstly, she started her career by writing an article for a popular newspaper Condoleezza Rice.
Later, she also worked for the political magazine The Daily Beast. Not only this but she also contributed to the Time magazine as well as worked as a Republican strategist, national journal columnist, and national review columnist.
Presently, Jordan is serving as a political analyst for MSNBC.
Jordan says that the Trump base knows he’s a “scumbag.”
Additionally, she has been involved in many controversies for her croaky comments on the American president Donald Trump. Many people have criticized her regarding her comments, mainly the Trump supporters for her comment. “Donald Trump equivalent to ‘hugging a Suicide Bomber”.
Alike Elise, another journalist, Mary Katharine Ham had also issues with The White House while working for Fox. However, after the death of her husband, President Obama paid tribute to Brewer as ‘one of the best’ in his profession.
Elise Jordan’s Salary and Net Worth
Not to mention, Jordan has earned her wealth widely through the journalism field. Currently, she serves at MSNBC, as a political analyst and definitely earns a decent paycheque from her job.
As per source, a broadcast news analyst earns an average of $78,200 per annum. Again, a report by the Bureau of Labour Statistics state, half of all broadcast analysts makes $56,680 yearly or less.
Hence, looking at her earnings, Jordan’s net worth is approximately $1.2 million, as of 2019.
Elise Jordan’s Married Life
Aforementioned, Elise Jordan, is a widow of Michael Hastings, a late American author. Also, her late husband, Michael Hastings was an American journalist for BuzzFeed. Nevertheless, he died in a car accident in 2013. Moreover, Jordan tied the knot with Michael on 21st May 2011, but unfortunately, it ended in tragedy.
Now, it seems like she has moved on, leaving her past far behind. But, there are not any rumours about her current relationships. At the time of her spouse’s death, she even mentioned saying some words about the tragic loss of her partner. She concluded saying:
“I have no doubt that he was pursuing a hot story. He always had at least five hot stories going- that was Michael. My gut here is that it was just a really tragic accident and I’m very unlucky and the world is very unlucky.”
Furthermore, once again she went through emotional trauma following the death of her father, Kelly, who died in August 2016, in Memphis, Tennessee, due to heart failure.