Katie Waldman Bio
Katie Waldman is the girlfriend of Stephen Miller, who is a senior advisor to Donald Trump. She is 27 years old as of 2019.
She has been appointed to serve as Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary in a statement released on Thursday, September 19th, 2019.
Wait, wait…THIS woman is dating Stephen Miller??? pic.twitter.com/kODiL0jFWj
— Meerkats R Santifa (@MeerkatsRMammal) September 19, 2019
According to His LinkedIn page, after graduating from George Washington University in 2014 with a masters in Public Administration.
She went to work as a press assistant at the National Republican Committee. Waldman is also a graduate of the University of Florida and is a native of Fort Lauderdale.
Waldman Work Background
In January 2015, Waldman began working for U.S. Senator Steve Daines of Montana as press secretary. Waldman began working as the deputy press secretary for the Department of Homeland Security in November 2017.
She staying in that job until February 2019. While working for the DHS, Waldman made $82,377, per year, according to Pro Publica. Since February 2019, Waldman has been Arizona Republican Senator Martha McSally’s communications director.
Katie Waldman Vigorous Voice
On the day of Waldman’s appointment to Pence’s office, the Arizona Republic referred to her as a “vigorous voice” inside of Senator Martha McSally’s office.
McSally said in a statement on September 19, “Katie has been a great asset to our team and will be missed, but this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for her to serve our country. I am sure Katie will thrive in this new position serving Vice President Pence, and I wish her all the best.”
Dating Stephen Miller? Someone is actually having sex with him? pic.twitter.com/LgJmTudJkJ
— Ivy Nola🇺🇸 (@ivy_nola) September 19, 2019
A former colleague of Waldman’s at the Department of Homeland Security said of Pence’s new hire, “She impressed a lot of people in the administration with her work in DHS and on the immigration portfolio in the height of media interest… She’s pro-Trump, and that checks all the boxes.”
While Steve Daines said of Waldman, “She has a powerful personality. She has an incredible work ethic.”
Waldman Begins Working
NBC News reports that Waldman will begin working for the vice president’s office on October 1. Pence’s chief of staff, Marc Short, told the network, “She’s got extensive experience and she’ll be a great fit in our office. She’s shown she has the mettle to handle intense environments.” Waldman will report directly to Marc Short, NBC News reported.
As news of Waldman and Miller’s relationship spread, Miller and Waldman’s names became trending topics on Twitter in the United States.
A related term to the trend was the phrase, “Dating Stephen Miller.” Splinter published an opinion piece titled, “I’m Deeply Troubled to Report Stephen Miller Got a Girlfriend.”
Stephen Miller’s Girlfriend (Katie Waldman)
Waldman is the girlfriend of Stephen Miller, a senior adviser for policy to President Donald Trump. They live together.
Miller, a former press aide to former U.S. Rep. John Shadegg of Arizona, is the key architect of many of Trump’s immigration policies.
Washington Post immigration reporter Nick Miroff casually dropped the tidbit about Miller and Waldman’s unholy coupling.
He shared news of Waldman’s hire: Pence has hired Katie Waldman, 27, to be his new press secretary, per NBC.
She was a spokesperson for DHS under Nielsen, then comms director for Sen McSally. Also worth noting: Waldman is dating Stephen Miller.