Nicolle Wallace, born on the 4th of February, 1972 (age 48), in Orange County, California, is an American author and political commentator. Wallace graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in mass communications and took on her masters at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism––receiving her Master of Science.
Growing up in Orinda in Northern California, she was the eldest of four siblings. Her mother was a third-grade teacher’s assistant in public schools while her father was an antiques dealer following in her grandfather’s footsteps as a Manhattan antiques dealer.
Before her career in politics, Wallace was an on-air reporter in California. In 1999, at 27 years old, Wallace started her political career and became Governor Jeb Bush’s press secretary. A year later, she became the Communications Director for the Florida State Technology Office.
She’s worked multiple positions under President George W. Bush, including Special Assistant to the President and Director of Media Affairs at the White House. From January 2005 to July 2006, she was the White House Director of Communications.
In 2008, she became the senior advisor for the McCain-Palin campaign.
Currently, she is best known for her contributions as an anchor of the MSNBC news and politics program, Deadline: White House.
Outside of politics, she authored 2010 novel Eighteen Acres and its 2011 follow-up in It’s Classified.
In 2005, she married American businessman, lawyer, and former diplomat Mark Wallace. Seven years later, they welcomed their first child. In 2019, they filed for a divorce.
With a height of 5 feet and 6 inches, the host of Deadline: White House is one of the best examples for elegant media personalities.
Having worked for the government and currently a host for one of MSNBC news’ biggest programs, her net worth stands at a steady $3 million.
- She was in Elizabeth Banks’ Pitch Perfect 2 as one of the hosts of The View alongside Rosie O’Donnell and Rosie Perez.
- She met Mark Wallace, her ex-husband, during her campaign trail.
- While on the topic of Wallace’s relationship, she’s currently in a relationship with New York Times investigative journalist, Michael S. Schmidt.
- She was laid-off from The View after a season because they didn’t consider Wallace to be argumentative enough as opposed to her fellow co-hosts.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Is Nicolle Wallace still married to Mark Wallace?
In 2019, the former diplomat and Nicolle were divorced.
Where is Nicolle Wallace today?
Currently, she’s hosting MSNBC news’ Deadline: White House.
How old is Nicolle Wallace?
Born on the 4th of February, 1972, she’s now 48 years old.
Who is Nicole Wallace’s husband?
Mark Wallace was her former husband. Currently, she’s dating NY Times’ Michael S. Schmidt.