- Name: Donna Brazile
- Age: 56 years old
- Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Author
- Net Worth: US $3 Million
- Status: Alive
Donna Brazile is an American author, political analyst, educator, commentator and member of the Democratic Party. She is the interim chair of the 2016 Democratic National Committee (DNC). Brazile was born on December 15, 1959 in Kenner, Louisiana. Her father, Lionel, was a war veteran, and her mother, Jean, worked as a domestic servant. She has 8 siblings. Brazile attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She graduated in 1981 with a degree in industrial psychology.
Brazile developed an interest in politics at a young age. She grew up reading the morning paper and she often volunteered in local community programs. Brazile’s contribution to the King foundation helped to establish Martin Luther King, Jr.‘s birthday as a federal holiday. In 1976, Brazile volunteered for Jimmy Carter‘s Democratic presidential campaign. She worked on the Jesse Jackson campaign in 1984 and later as a field director for Dick Gephardt in 1988. Brazile was assigned as chief of staff and press secretary to Eleanor Holmes Norton in the 1990s. She was an advisor to Bill Clinton during the 1992 and the 1996 presidential campaign
Brazile served as Al Gore’s presidential campaign manager in 2000. She was the first African-American woman at the time to manage a major party. She later worked as a member of the Louisiana Recovery Authority board of directors from 2005 to 2009. Brazile is a co-founder and first executive director of the National Political Congress of Black Women. She served as a superdelegate in the 2008 election. She was appointed as the interim DNC chairwoman in 2011 and again in 2016.
Aside from politics, Brazile worked as an educator at the University of Maryland in College Park. Her book ‘Cooking with Grease’ was published in 2004 by Simon & Schuster. She was a contributor on CNN’s The Situation Room, American Morning and New Day. Her television credits also include The Good Wife, and House of Cards.
Donna Brazile is 5ft 6in tall and is a member of the Roman Catholic Church. Her net worth stands at $3 million. She’s unmarried and has no children.
Donna Brazile Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Donna Lease Brazile
- Birthday: December 15, 1959
- How Old : Age: 56 years old
- Place of Birth: Kenner, Louisiana, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Author, Political Analyst, Educator, Commentator
- Net Worth : Salary: US $3 Million
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: donnabrazile.com