American journalist Elise Jordan is a familiar face on MSNBC as a Political Analyst besides being known as the widow of late journalist Michael Hastings. She is a former NSC speechwriter who has worked with American political scientist Condoleezza Rice.
Besides journalism, the Republican strategist served in the White House Office of Presidential Speechwriting at the U.S. Embassy, Baghdad and worked as a director for communications in the National Security Council from 2008 to 2009.
Wedding With Mike Hogan After Death Of Husband!
When Elise Jordan married the former Rolling Stone contributing editor Michael Hastings, she never thought that he would have a sad demise. The former duo had their wedding on 21 May 2011, and just two years later, Michael, who was one of the prominent journalists, died in a single-vehicle automobile crash.
The accident happened on 18 June 2013 where Elsie's former husband crashed his high-speed Mercedes C250 coupe into a palm tree in Los Angeles. His body was severely burnt and was identified using his fingerprints that FBI had on their file.
To this date, his death remains a mystery. According to various sources, Michael was a subject to FBI prone and was sent email on 17 June 2013 regarding FBI probe hours. However, the American intelligence agency denied the claims and said that he was not under investigation. His widow, Elsie also stated Michael's death was a tragic accident and 'no suspect foul play was involved.'
Elise Jordan and her late husband, Michael Hastings (Photo: time.com)
The former duo started dating in 2010 in Kabul where Elsie was on her freelance assignment and Michael was for the McChrystal article. They got engaged within six months before tying the knot in 2011. During the first anniversary of Michael's death, Elsie hastened and published an unfinished novel of her husband.
After a couple of years of Michael's demise, Elsie found love again and had a wedding with Mike Hogan in September 2017. Her now-husband Mike is a Vanity Fair digital producer and worked as a senior editor at Vanity Fair magazine. Together, the couple resides in New York City.
How Does Elise Jordan Summon Net Worth?
Elsie, 28, relishes the net worth from her career as an American journalist. As per Glassdoor, the political analyst in the United States earns an average salary of $84,232 per year. She is working at MSNBC since January 2016 where the special edition of Hardball announced Elsie as an MSNBC Political Analyst.
Born as Catherine Elise Jordan in 1990 in Holly Springs, Mississippi, Elise celebrates her birthday on 24 September. The Republican strategist grew up in New York with her parents Kelly Jordan and Susan Boone Jordan. Elsie stands at the casual height and holds American nationality.
At the age of 18, Elsie served as a director for communications in the National Security Council. She received her education at Yale University and graduated in 2004. As per wiki, the American journalist has a brother named Russell Jordan.