Who is Symone Sanders?
Symone reached stardom in recent years when she was the national press secretary for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential campaign. Since then she has been serving as a Democratic strategist, and political commentator on CNN featuring in such shows as “CNN Tonight” and “CNN Newsroom”, among others.
So, do you want to find out more about Symone Sanders, from her childhood years to her most recent career endeavors, including her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for a while as we introduce you to this prominent political commentator and strategist.
Symone Sanders Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education
Symone D. Sanders was born on the 10th December 1989, in Omaha, Nebraska, USA, the daughter of the retired US Army Corps of Engineers member Daniel Sanders, and his wife Terri Sanders, a former executive director for the Great Plains Black History Museum. She has two siblings, Avery, and El Danilo Sanchez. After finished high school, Symone enrolled at Creighton University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 2013.
Symone launched her career by joining the Democratic Party, and was hired as the national press secretary for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. She was one of the leaders in the campaign, and was praised for her contribution, with Fusion Magazine making her one of 30 women under 30 who would shape the 2016 election. Also, Rolling Stone magazine recognized her as one of 16 Young Americans Shaping the 2016 Election. However, Symone left the campaign in late June 2016; many thought that she was let go, however, she stated that it was her intention to leave and that the front of the Democratic Party had nothing to do with that.
Rise to Prominence
It wasn’t long before Symone was hired by CNN, in October 2016, officially becoming a Democratic strategist and political commentator.
Her first contribution in her new job was on the show “Erin Burnett Out Front” as a correspondent, and after receiving praises, began appearing regularly in other shows on CNN. She has contributed to such shows as “CNN Tonight” (2017-2018), “At this Hour” (2016-2018), “New Day” (2017-2018), “CNN Newsroom” (2017-2019), and “The Lead with Jake Tapper” (2017-2019), giving her own insights into current political events, which has made her quite successful. In addition to her career on CNN, she has also shared her thoughts through shows aired on other stations, including NBC, Fox News, MSNBC and TV One, among many others. To speak further of her accomplishments, Symone has also served as the principal of the 360 Group LLC, in which she provides clients with strategic communication guidance.
Symone Sanders Net Worth
Since launching her career, Symone has become quite popular which has only increased her wealth. So, have you ever wondered how rich Symone Sanders is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Sanders’ net worth is as high as $300,000, which is rather decent, considering that she has only recently launched her career. Undoubtedly, her wealth will become even higher in the upcoming years, assuming that she successfully continues her career.
Symone Sanders Personal Life, Dating, Lesbian, Marriage
What do you know about Symone in her personal life? Well, she hasn’t been very open when it comes to sharing details from her private affairs, but we have still discovered some interesting facts about her. Symone is an active supporter of the LGBTQ community, which raised questions in regards to her sexuality. In addition, her extravagant looks in the way of shiny nail polishes and odd hairstyles have also contributed to her being regarded as a lesbian. However, Symone hasn’t denied or confirmed rumors, and until she makes a public statement in regards to her sexuality we can only wonder. However, we have found out that she had a boyfriend in the past, but further details about this relationship remain unknown. According to reports, Symone is currently single.
"I don't want any woman, especially any young woman of color to think somebody has the right to shut your voice down. When Black women's voices are in the room, when we have decision-making power, stuff changes." @SymoneDSanders #TellBlackStories #InternationalWomensDay #IWD2019 pic.twitter.com/wwbu8TzaPT
— ColorOfChange.org (@ColorOfChange) March 8, 2019
Symone Sanders Internet Fame
Over the years, Symone has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Twitter and Instagram. Her official Twitter account has over 185,000 followers, with whom she has shared her recent insights and opinions, all of which you can see on her official page. On Instagram, Symone has close to 110,000 loyal fans, who have enjoyed Symone’s pictures from her personal and professional life; recently she shared a picture of herself with her brothers.
So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent political commentator and strategist, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages and see what she is up to next, both professionally and personally.