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Full NameKirstjen Nielsen
First NameKirstjen
Middle NameMichele
Last NameNielsen
Birth NameKirstjen Michele Nielsen
ProfessionOfficial, Lawyer, Politician
Birth CityColorado Springs, Colorado
Birth CountryUnited States of America
Father NameJames McHenry Nielsen
Father ProfessionPhysicians
Mother NamePhyllis Michele Nielsen
Mother ProfessionPhysicians
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationHeterosexual
Marital StatusSingle
SibilingsAshley Nielsen, Fletcher Nielsen
EducationBerkeley Preparatory School, Georgetown School of Foreign Service, University of Virginia School of Law, Nanzan University
Height168 cm
Weight58 kg
Networth$1 M
Date of BirthMay 14,1972
Age47 years

When assigned as the former Secretary of Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen caused huge chaos over the United States and earned massive criticisms and debates. Many, especially the Democrats, condemned her for allegedly separating immigrants' children from their parents/families and locking them inside 'concentration camps'.

Following the two years of serving her duty under the precedence of the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, Nielsen resigned from the position in 2019 though. Some claimed Trump fired her. On, the contrast, speculations, and controversies get used to being a part of your life when you're famous and a part of the public eye. But, what is the exact history of Nielsen? While her professional life keeps witnessing ups and down, can the matter be the same with her personal life?

Kirstjen Nielsen's Personal Life

Kirstjen Nielsen is known as the former United States Secretary of Homeland Security. Also a lawyer by profession, Nielsen received her education from the Berkeley Preparatory School prior to graduating from the Georgetown School of Foreign Service with a Bachelor degree in Science. After graduating from Georgetown, Nielsen studied law at the University of Virginia School of Law. Nielsen also studied in Japan at the Nanzan University.

In addition, the Colorado born-Florida raised is half Italian and half Danish who grew up with two siblings. Her divorced parents both served as the militant physicians. Nielsen currently resides in Virginia.

Kirstjen Nielsen's Married Life

Usually, the life of politicians or those dedicating their life serving their nation tends to be unmarried or uninvolved with any marital relationship. Not to mention, most of them usually get married late. For reference, we have one of the candidates for the 2020 Presidential campaigns, Kamala Harris, who married in 2014 at the age of 49.

Former United States secretary of homeland security, Kirstjen Nielsen. (Source: Wikipedia)

Diverting the attention towards Nielsen, she keeps her personal life under the radar, and not many know about the detail that concerns her married life. And trust us when we say Nielsen doesn't want her personal life to be a topic of the public, we hardcore mean it. 

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When Nielsen resigned to serve as the Secretary of Homeland Security amidst the wraths, the internet made trolls and comments which claimed the reason she decided to quit was that she wanted to spend more time with her children and husband at home whilst she watches children she separated from their families suffer at the border's camp.

Who Is Kirstjen Nielsen Husband?

The truth, however, is that Kirstjen Nielsen is not married neither she shares any children, yet. Nielsen, of course, has never spoken a word on such personal topics. But there's an existence of avid proofs that supports that Nielsen does not share married life with any man. 

When Kirstjen arrived at her nomination hearing event for the Homeland Security secretary in 2017, she introduced her family including her father, James McHenry Nielsen, brother, Fletcher Nielsen, sister, Ashley Nielsen, cousin Andrew Bragg and uncle & aunt Mary Ellen and Trevor Burton. Sadly, the absence of her mother, Phyllis Michele Nielsen who passed away in 2011, was felt by Nielsen.

Kirstjen Nielsen and Chad Wolf. (Source: Listal)

There was no presence of anyone who could be hinted as her husband or a partner. Besides, records also that Nielsen ticked 'none' in a form that unquired if she seeks any financial gain from her spouse. Also, when rumors spread that the Berkeley Preparatory graduate was seeing her date, Chad Wolf who accompanied her at the White House for a state dinner ceremony in April 2018, Nielsen denied claiming he is only her subordinate.

Kirstjen Nielsen's Net Worth

Public officials make a decent amount of earning as a government job holder. And with no doubt, Nielsen who has been involved and serving the US government since the mid 2000s' when George Walker Bush was at the office, definitely bags a bulky amount of net worth.

Presidents of the United States annually make $400,000 whilst Level I Officials make $210,700, as Level II Officials earn a yearly salary of $189,600. Likewise, Level III Officials make $174,500, Level IV make $164,200, and last but not the least, Level V make $153,800. 

Nielsen's Earning As a Government Official

Nielsen began her professional career from working since Bush's office as a special assistant and senior director for White House Homeland Security Council prior to joining Sunesis Consulting where she served as its President. Not to mention she also served at the World Economic Forum and George Washington University as a senior member for the institute's Security Committee.

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Besides, she also served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Secretary of Homeland Security (Jan-July 2017), White House Deputy Chief of Staff (Sep-Dec 2017), and as the United States Secretary of Homeland Security (2017-1019). Precisely, chief of staff normally make $150,813 - $155,200 per annum whilst Deputy Chief annually makes $172,200 and United States Secretary of Homeland Security make more than $200,000 per year.

As a lawyer, Nielsen also earn no less than $100,000 per year. In total, with over fifteen years of career as serving as the public official of United States and an attorney, Kirstjen Nielsen's succeeded to amass a whopping net worth of $1 million.

Kirstjen Nielsen's Body Measurements

Kirstjen Nielsen flaunts a lean body which stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches whilst weighing only 58 kg. Her full body measures to 34-28-34. Furthermore, the blonde Nielsen has hazel eyes.

Kirstjen Nielsen

Kirstjen Nielsen's Quick Facts

  • Kirstjen Nielsen was born on May 14, 1972.
  • The ethnicity of Kirstjen Nielsen is White.
  • The nationality of Kirstjen Nielsen is American.
  • The sibling of Kirstjen Nielsen are Ashley Nielsen and Fletcher Nielsen.
  • Kirstjen Nielsen is known as the former United States secretary of homeland security.
  • Kirstjen Nielsen is 5 feet 5 inches tall.
  • Kirstjen Nielsen weighs 58 kg.
  • The hair color of Kirstjen Nielsen is Blonde.
  • Kirstjen Nielsen’s eye color is Brown.
  • Kirstjen Nielsen resigned as the United States secretary of homeland security for her failure to secure US/Mexico border.


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Updated On Wed Aug 07 2019 Published On Wed Aug 07 2019 By jessica

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