Symone D. Sanders was born in Omaha, Nebraska, on December 10th, 1989. She is a political strategist and analyst in the United States.
She is the daughter of Daniel Sanders and Terri Sanders. She attended Sacred Heart Catholic School and Mercy High School, where she graduated.
In addition, she studied at Creighton. She landed her first job in Omaha, working at a black-owned restaurant.
A career in the political arena
In 2014, she served as Chuck Hassebrook’s assistant director of communications and worked in the communications department of former Omaha Mayor Jim Suttle.
At the end of August of that year, Sanders was named the campaign’s national press secretary.
During the 2016 presidential campaign, she was the Democratic Party’s national press secretary for Bernie Sanders. CNN hired her as a Democratic strategist and political pundit in October of that year.
In 2017, she was named one of Rolling Stone magazine’s 16 Young Americans Shaping the 2016 Election.
Symone Sanders was engaged as a senior advisor by former Vice President Joe Biden’s 2020 campaign in April 2019.. After Biden was elected, Sanders was named Kamala Harris’s chief spokesperson and a senior advisor.
Shawn Townsend, a former DC nightlife and entertainment director known as The Night Mayor, is engaged to Symone Sanders.
At a Washington showing of While I Breathe, I Hope in 2018, Symone Sanders and Shawn Townsend are alleged to have first met. They became fast friends, and Sanders has been open about their romance with her Instagram followers ever since.
On Valentine’s Day in February, she raved about Townsend, calling him the “greatest man I know. Sanders revealed her engagement to Townsend on the occasion of their one-year anniversary, which fell on an Easter Sunday this year.
Symone’s Net Worth
Symone is one of the wealthiest and most well-known journalists in the world. Symone D. Sanders’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $1.5 million, based on information from Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insider.