Kirsten Gillibrand

Who is Kirsten Gillibrand?

Kirsten Gillibrand is a lawyer and politician from New York who is currently serving as a United States Senator. Kirsten Gillibrand also belongs to the Democratic Party, also Gillibrand announced an exploratory committee to run for President of the United States in 2020 on January 15, 2019.

She is also known as Jonathan Gillibrand’s wife.

As a political member, she has always taken a strong stance against sexual harassment.

In addition, her given name is Kirsten Elizabeth Gillibrand.

Kirsten Gillibrand-Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

This Senator was born on December 9, 1966, in Albany, New York.

She is the proud daughter of Douglas Paul Rutnik (Father) and Polly Edwina Rutnik (Mother).

Her parents are both lawyers. Her father and mother divorced in the late 1980s due to family issues.

She also has two siblings, Douglas Rutnik (elder brother) and Erin Rutnik Tschantret (younger sister).

She is multiracial, with ancestors from England, Ireland, Austria, Germany, and Scotland.

Kirsten completed her education at Emma Willard School, a women’s private school in Troy, New York.

She later attended Dartmouth College to complete her education.

During her college and childhood years, she was also known as Tina.

She joined the Manhattan law firm, Davis Polk and Wardwell, in 1991 as an associate.

Net Worth of Kirsten Gillibrand? Salary, Earning

Kirsten Gillibrand’s Net worth is (approximately) $500,000 US dollars

Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Gillibrand lives in Brunswick, Maine, with her husband, Jonathan Gillibrand, and their two sons, Theodore and Henry Gillibrand.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

Kristen’s height is 5 feet 6 inches tall.

She has Blue-colored eyes. Her weight is 55 kg.

Kirsten Gillibrand- Professional Career

Senator Gillibrand served as Special Counsel to the United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) during the Clinton Administration after working as an attorney in New York City for more than a decade.

She then practiced law in Upstate New York before being elected to Congress.

Kirsten is also known for speaking out against sexual assault in the military.

She was the United States Senate’s youngest member.

Kirsten Gillibrand
Kirsten takes on Big Tech. Source: Vox

Social Media

Kristen’s Twitter account is @SenGillibrand with 1.5M Followers.

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Quick Facts of Kirsten Gillibrand

  • Kirsten is an American Attorney and politician, who is currently serving as the United States Senator from New York.
  • She is also a member of the Democratic Party.
  • Also On January 15, 2019, Gillibrand announced an exploratory committee to run for President of the United States in 2020. She is also known as the spouse of Jonathan Gillibrand.
  • Being a Political Member, she always put her strong decision on sexual harassment.
  • Her real birth name is Kirsten Elizabeth Gillibrand.
  • In 1991, she became an associate with Davis Polk and Wardwell, a law firm based in Manhattan.
  • She is also very fond of writing and thus published her first book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World.
  • Kirsten is also well known to raise voice against Sexual Assault in the Military.