It is probable that every TV personality enjoys both their on-screen life and life away from the cameras. However, it is a known fact that the on-screen lives of most leading personalities highly outshines their personal life. For Nicole Wallace, an accomplished author, American political commentator and chief political analyst for NBC and MSNBC News, her world seems very perfect. Nicole is the current anchor of Deadline: White House. She functions as a regular guest anchor, as well as a contributor on NBC’s Today Show and The 11th Hour with Brian Williams and Morning Joe – both MSNBC programs. The 18th season of the long-running ABC talk show The View featured her as a former co-anchor.
Prior to her stint in the media, Nicole had a career in American politics. She served as the Communications Director for the White House during the 1st presidential tenure of George W. Bush. Nicole still held on to the post in Bush’s re-election campaign of 2004. She was part of the 2008 presidential campaign of John McCain where she served in her capacity as a senior advisor. The TV personality also functioned as the defender and spokesperson of the campaign, making regular appearances on cable, as well as network news programs. Nicole is also the writer of The New York Times bestselling modern political novel Eighteen Acres and It’s Classified. 2015 saw the release of her third novel titled Madam President.
Nicole Wallace – Biography, Age
She was named Nicolle Devenish after her birth on the 4th of February 1972 in Orange County, Southern California, United States. She was born as the first child of a public school third-grade teacher (mother) and her husband who earned a living as an antique dealer. She spent her formative years alongside three siblings in Orinda which is located in the Northern part of California. Her family is originally from England since her grandfather Thomas Devenish was born in England and later immigrated with his family to the United States in 1947. Thomas was the one who established the antique business that Nicole’s dad now runs.
A delve into her academic background revealed that her early education was received at Miramonte High School where she graduated in 1990. After her high school graduation, Nicole Wallace continued to the University of California in Berkeley where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications in 1994. The budding journalist’s quest for higher qualifications at the time, took her to Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University where she bagged a Master’s degree in 1996. Important to note that her parents were very supportive of her academics and professional endeavours, little wonder she recorded so much success in such a short period of time.
Is She Married, Who Is Her Husband?
Nicole Wallace is obviously a one-man woman considering she has been married since 2005 to one man. Her spouse is a legal adviser and former chief executive officer of the nonpartisan United Against Nuclear Iran and the Tigris Financial Group in 2014. Mark served under Bush-administration as the U.S. diplomat to the United Nations, appointed by the president.
In an interview session with Woman Around Town, Nicole Wallace disclosed that Mark popped the big question on the day of the inauguration of George W. Bush’s second tenor. According to her, she was called into the president’s office the next day to show off her engagement ring to Bush. Mark and Nicole’s story was depicted in the HBO film, Game Change – where she was portrayed by while her husband was played by Ron Livingston.
The couple currently has one child, a son named Liam Wallace, born in 2012. The Wallace family shuttles between Connecticut and New York City. Their marriage has endured for almost 14 decades and still going strong, no rumours of separation or divorce have ever come near their relationship.
Nicole Wallace has been earning a handsome amount of money right from her time in politics and since she commenced work as a television personality, she has earned even better. Her annual income is pegged at $700,000 and she has accumulated a net worth of $3 million.
The television personality is of average height, standing at 5 feet 6 inches with a matching body weight of 65 kg. Her bust, waist, and hips sizes are not given but she has a slim body build. Nicole Wallace is a natural blonde with eyes that are light brown in color.