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Elise Jordan is an American Journalist, news reporter, political analyst, and podcaster. Elise Jordan currently works as a political analyst for MSNBC and also works for Time Magazine. Likewise, she is also famous as the widow of Michael Hastings.

Early Life

Elise Jordan was born in the year 1990 and celebrates her birthday on the 22nd of June every year. Likewise, as of now, she is 33 years old.

In addition, the celebrity news reporter was born in New York City, New York, USA. Her birth name is Catherine Elise Jordan. Moreover, her nationality is American and she was born under the star sign Cancer.

Moving towards the family background of the celebrity reporter, she was born to Kelly Jordan and Susan Boone Jordan. We do not have any information on her parent’s occupation.

Likewise, the celebrity reporter has a brother named Russel Jordan. As a child, she loved acting, and dancing and was quite the troublemaker. According to our sources, she is also very fond of dogs as well.


Reflecting upon the educational background of the celebrity reporter, she first went on to attend a local high school. After her high school graduation, she went on to attend Yale University. She graduated in the year 2004 in History.

Elise Jordan – Net Worth 2024

The American journalist has certainly earned a decent sum of wealth throughout her career. In addition, she has a net worth of $1 million at the moment.

Career and Professional Life

Elise Jordan happens to be an American journalist, political analyst for NBC News/MSNBC and podcaster. She appears on the NBC News show “Weekend Today” as well as MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” regularly.

Likewise, She also co-hosted the popular ‘Words Matter’ podcast, which is popular among the center-right.

In addition, She was involved with the Yale Daily News, an independent student newspaper run by Yale students in New Haven, throughout her tenure at the university.

Further, the reporter has long been a Republican supporter. In 2004, she joined the Bush administration as a White House researcher after graduating from Yale.

She began working as a speechwriter for then-US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice in May 2006. Similarly, She also worked as the presidential speechwriter during this time.

Likewise, She held that post until February 2008, when she was promoted to Director of Communications for the National Security Council of the United States.


Caption: Elise with her husband(source: Instagram)

She went on to work for the government after that. Deloitte & Touche appointed her as a senior adviser for strategy, planning, and policy in February 2009.

Likewise, She worked as an advisor to ten ministry communications offices in Kabul, Afghanistan, as part of the USAID Capacity Development Project.

Jordan quit that employment in July 2009, after five months on the job.

Likewise, she was a columnist for National Review Online, the digital version of the American conservative semi-monthly editorial journal, from June 2011 to January 2012.

She has also been a regular writer for prestigious political publications such as The Daily Beast and Time.

She made her first appearance on television as a guest panelist on an edition of the Fox News talk show “Red Eye with Tom Shillue.

” The ‘Words Matter’ podcast was launched by her and her co-host, political expert Steve Schmidt, in 2018.

Relationship Status

Elise Jordan is a married woman with two children. Mike Hogan, the digital director for Vanity Fair, is her happily wedded husband.

On September 22, 2017, in the New York City Clerk’s office in central Manhattan, the pair exchanged vows. Likewise, Michael Hastings was her previous husband. Michael was a journalist from the United States who died in a car accident in 2013.


Caption: Elise Jordan with her husband(source: Instagram)

Body Measurements

The celebrity reporter has a good body height and weight. Likewise, she stands tall at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs 75 kg. Her body measurements (chest-waist-hips) are 32-28-32 respectively.

Moreover, she also has light blue eyes with blonde hair.

Elise Jordan – Social Media

The American news reporter is quite active on social media and has gained a good amount of Followers as well.

In addition, Elise Jordan has over 106k followers on her Twitter and over 5k followers on her Instagram.