Michael Flynn Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Michael Flynn Biography
  • Name: Michael Flynn
  • Age: 59 years old
  • Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Retired Lt. General
  • Net Worth: US $7 Million
  • Status: Alive

Michael Flynn is a retired Lieutenant General of the United States Army. He also served as the 18th Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and briefly as the 25th National Security Advisor. Michael Thomas Flynn was born in December 1958 in Middletown, Rhode Island. His father, Charles, was a banker, and his mother, Helen, worked in real estate. He has several siblings including a brother named Charlie. Flynn attended Middletown High School in his hometown. He completed his BS degree in management science from the University of Rhode Island in 1981. His graduate degrees include a MBA in telecommunications from Golden Gate University, and a MA in national security from the Naval War College.

Flynn was commissioned as a second lieutenant in military intelligence in the U.S. Army in 1981. He served his early assignments as a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. In 1983, Flynn was deployed as a platoon leader in Grenada. He served as Chief of Joint War Plans for ‘Operation Uphold Democracy’ in Haiti in 1994. Flynn served as commander of the 111th Military Intelligence Brigade 2002 to 2004. He also served as director of intelligence for Joint Special Operations Command (2004-07), United States Central Command (2007-08), Joint Staff (2008-09), and the International Security Assistance Force (2009-10).

Flynn was promoted to lieutenant General in September 2011. He was nominated by President Barack Obama to serve as the 18th director of the Defense Intelligence Agency. He held that office from July 2012 until his retirement in August 2014. Post-retirement, Flynn serves as chairman and CEO of Flynn Intel Group. The company offers intelligence services and is located in Alexandria, Virginia. Flynn served briefly as the 25th National Security Advisor under President Donald Trump. He held that office for 24 days beginning on January 20, 2017. Flynn resigned on February 13, 2017 amid controversy regarding his contacts with Russian officials. He was replaced with lieutenant general H.R. McMaster.

Flynn has earned several military decorations and service medals throughout his career. These include the Army Commendation Medal, Bronze Star, Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal and the Ellis Island Medal of Honor. He co-authored the book, The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Radical Islam and Its Allies (2016), with Michael Ledeen.

Michael Flynn is a member of the Democratic Party. He married high school sweetheart ‘Lori Andrade’ in 1981. They have two sons, Michael and Matthew. His son Michael serves as chief of staff at Flynn Intel Group. Flynn’s net worth is estimated at $7 million. He stands 5ft 11in tall and he’s of Irish ancestry.

Michael Flynn Bio, Net Worth, Facts
[Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Michael Flynn Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Michael Thomas Flynn
  • Birthday: December 1958
  • How Old : Age: 59 years old
  • Place of Birth: Middletown, Rhode Island, United States
  • Zodiac Sign:
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Retired Lt. General
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $7 Million
  • Marriage(s): Lori Andrade
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

Is Michael Flynn Dead or Alive?