Condoleezza Rice is an American based diplomat. She was designated as the 66th Secretary of the U.S. She is the second person in holding the office administration in the office of President George W. Bush. Rice was also the first female African American Secretary of state. To know more about the net worth of Condoleezza Rice in the year 2018, keep reading the article.
Early life and Biography
Rice was born on November 14, 1954, in Birmingham, Alabama. She is the only child of her parents. Her Mother Angelina Rice was a high school music, science and oratory teacher and father John was a high school guidance counselor and dean of students at Stillman College.
In the year 1967, she moved with her family to Denver, Colorado where she attended St. Mary’s Academy which was an all-girls Catholic school. Later she enrolled at the University of Denver, where her father was an assistant dean. At first, she was interested in music, and later she shifted her interest in politics and attended an International Politics course.
Rice was always busy in her work so much that she never had a thought of marriage and children. In the early 1970s, she dated football player Rick Upchurch and spotted many times with him. She broke up with him because of biographer Marcus Mabry, who thought that this relationship is not going to work. Mother of Rice died because of Breast cancer at the age of 61 in the year 1985. After that, Rice’s father John married Clara Bailey in July 1989 to whom he remained married until his death. Rice sometimes misses her old days and her parents.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
In the year 1986, Rice was an international affairs fellow of the Council on Foreign Relations. She was assistant to the director of the joint chief of staff. From 1989, she served as director and later senior director of European affairs in National Security Council. She also served as special assistant to the president for National Security Affairs.
During the above period, she helped in developing Bush’s policies which are in favor of German reunification. She was hardworking and passionate towards her work. She got introduced to Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev by Bush because Bush was impressed by her work.
Net worth and Earnings
Rice is 63 years old and her estimated Net worth is $9.5 Million. This net worth is low compared to other politicians in the USA. Rice occupied the first position in the Forbes list of most influential Afro-Americans a few years ago which is a great achievement for her.
Rice is a great American politician and a consultant in both private and public sectors. She could have gone to Music line, but she chose the career of educator and politician. These two things served as the main source of her $400 thousand net worth. She serves for the Republican Party in the USA.