Ben Rhodes Biography
Ben Rhodes is an American political commentator, and author as well as a former White House Staffer during the Obama administration. Currently, Ben works as a political contributor to MSNBC, Crooked Media, and NBC News. Moreover, he is the co-host of the podcast, Pod Save the World. Ben has also authored After The Fall.
Ben Rhodes Age
Ben Rhodes was born on 14th November 1977, in New York City, New York, in the United States of America. He is 44 years old.
Ben Rhodes Height
Ben is a man of moderate stature and stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (Approx 1.78m ).
Ben Rhodes Family
Ben Rhodes was born to his Jewish mother and an Episcopalian father in New York City, New York, in the United States of America. Moreover, Ben was brought up alongside his older brother named David Rhodes, the former president of CBS News from 2011 to 2019.
Ben Rhodes Education
Ben attended and graduated from Collegiate School in 1996. He also graduated with majors in English and political science from Rice University in 2000. Moreover, Ben also graduated with an MFA in creative writing from New York University in 2002.
Ben Rhodes Wife
Ben is hitched to his charming wife named Ann Norris. His wife works on global women’s issues as a senior adviser. Additionally, Ann also served as a chief foreign policy advisor for the former U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer. Moreover, the two lovebirds are proud parents of two beautiful daughters. Furthermore, in July 2021, the pair bought a new house in Venice, Los Angeles.
Ben Rhodes Salary
He pockets a decent salary of $125,800 annually. This is according to MSNBC political contributors’ salaries.
Ben Rhodes’ Net Worth
Ben Rhodes has stockpiled a decent wealth over the years he has worked and has an approximated net worth of $3.5 million.
Ben Rhodes Career
Currently, Ben works as a political contributor to MSNBC, Crooked Media, and NBC News. Prior to joining MSNBC, he was working as Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting as well as a speechwriter during the Obama Administration.
Besides serving as a political contributor, he is also an author. Ben has authored two New York Bestselling books such as The World As It Is: A Memoir of the Obama White House as well as After the Fall: Being American in the World We’ve Made. Moreover, Ben also co-authored a book titled, Without Precedent: The Inside Story of the 9/11 Commission together with Thomas H. Kean and Lee H. Hamilton.