It's been a great year for political consultant Ronald A. Klain aka Ron Klain as news recently broke in on how he was to serve as the next chief of staff for the new President Ron Klain. As a member of the Democratic Party, he previously served as the chief of staff to former vice-president Al Gore. The attorney joined Biden's presidential campaign as a senior advisor in early 2020.
Ron Klain's Whopping Net Worth
With over two decades of a highly successful career as a civil servant, Ron Klain amassed a significant fortune. He gathers a staggering net worth of $1 million as of November 2020. Over the past years, the civil servant took on multiple roles, including the time when he served as the White House Ebola Response Coordinator in late 2014.
Maybe it is due to Ron Klain's experience in dealing with pandemics, which made him a man-to-go for the 46th US President, Joe Biden as the new president has expressed his intentions to minimize the impact of COVID-19 in the United States. As he is set to serve as the 30th White House Chief of Staff from January 20, 2021, the political consultant would actually be succeeding Mark Meadows. The 59-year-old's bank balance is bound to grow further in the future as he takes on the new role from the year 2021.
Ron Klain's career has been going on a ladder ever since he started working as he was a law clerk for Supreme Court Justice Byron White in 1987. Later, he joined the Clinton-Gore campaign in the early 1990s, which officially started his political career as the Associate Counsel to the President. Surprisingly, he even worked as a lobbyist for Fannie Mae till 2005.
Ron Klain's Blissful Married Life With Children
The 59-year-old Ron Klain has everything settled in both his personal and professional life. While he is set to assume the role of White House Chief of Staff in 2021, he owes massive credits to his wife, Monica Medina. Their love story is quite interesting as his spouse, Medina, is a lawyer and environmental activist. His beau actually served as Principal Deputy Undersecretary of Commerce for Oceans Atmosphere and is currently at the Walton Family Foundation.
Klain and his longtime partner Monica Medina have three adorable children called Hannah, Michael, and Daniel. His children are quite adults now and would be quite intrigued to see their dad take-up the role of chief-of-staff.
Ron Klain's Quick Facts
- Klain was abolished as the White House Ebola Response Coordinator.
- He was born in the city of Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
- For education, he completed his BA from Georgetown University and JD from Harvard University.
- He is Jewish.
- He worked alongside Joe Biden in the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary.