John Podesta is an influential political consultant who has efficiently worked under President Bill Clinton. John Podesta has also worked under the former U.S. President Barack Obama as a consultant. Presently, John Podesta is the chairperson and the counselor of the ‘Centre of American Progress’. In addition to this, Podesta also served at the ‘Georgetown University Law Centre’ as a visiting professor.
In the 2016 presidential election, John Podesta has also served as a political consultant for ‘Hillary Clinton’. John Podesta has also given a major support for the ‘Obama-Biden Transition Project’. Let us find out the net worth of John Podesta in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
On 8 January 1949, John Podesta was born in Illinois in the United States and thus he was born with an American nationality. Originally, John Podesta was born with the birth name as ‘John David Podesta Jr.’. John Podesta was born to father ‘John David Podesta, Sr.’ and mother ‘Mary Podesta’. John Podesta has grown up along with his other sibling ‘Tony Podesta’ who was a lobbyist by profession. John Podesta’s father always encouraged him to do well in studies. Podesta did his schooling from the ‘Lane Tech High School’. He did his college from the ‘Knox College’. Later, Podesta attended the ‘Georgetown University of Law Centre’ where he earned a Juris Degree.
In the year 1978, John Podesta got hitched to ‘Mary Podesta’. The couple together has three children and one of them is ‘Megan Rouse’ who served as a president at the ‘Dublin Unified School District’.
Career, Awards & Nominations
In the initial days, John Podesta has served as a consultant for ‘Thomas Daschle’ who was a Democratic Leader Senator of that time. Next, Podesta has served at the ‘United States Senate Judiciary Subcommittee’ as a Chief Minority Counsel’. John Podesta has also served Bill Clinton where he worked both as a Deputy Chief of Staff and also as an assistant. Next, John Podesta served as a ‘White House Staff Secretary’. In addition to this, John Podesta has also served as a remarkable author where he pens down the book ‘The Power of Progress: How America’s Progressives Can (Once Again) Save Our Economy, Our Climate, and Our Country’.
John Podesta has been bestowed by the ‘Paul Dean Award’.
Net Worth & Earnings
John Podesta is the real man behind every presidential election campaign in the United States. He has worked really hard in order to support the election campaign of each presidential election. In fact, this has earned him a huge net income over the past years where he has served as a political consultant of the government. The total estimated net worth of John Podesta is about $13 million approximately.
Significantly, John Podesta has served for a long period of time under various presidents as a remarkable and a wise political consultant. In fact, he has served efficiently in the ‘20th White House Chief of Staff’, ‘White House Deputy Chief of Staff’, ‘White House Staff Secretary’, and many others. Much to surprise, John Podesta has very well carried all his political activity with much dedication and passion for the well-being of the country.