Hope Hicks is an esteemed American public relations consultant who has performed her duties as the White House Director of Strategic Communications and later went on to serve President Donald Trump as the White House Communications Director. In Spite of her resignation from a meteoric political career, Hope continues to remain Trump’s political confidante for the longest period.
Hope is now operating as the Chief Communications Officer and Executive Vice President for Fox Corporation, a spinoff company from Fox News.
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Early Life & Biography
Hope Hicks originally Hope Charlotte Hicks, was born to Caye Ann (Cavender) Hicks and Paul Burton Hicks III on 21 October 1988 in Greenwich, Connecticut. Hope was born in a political household; her mother was an aide to Ed Jones, a Democratic Congressman from Tennessee. Her father was Regional CEO, Americas of Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide, and also an Executive Vice President of communications for the National Football League from 2010 to 2015.
Hope’s maternal grandmother Marilee Cavender served at the U.S. Department of Transportation, and her maternal grandfather G.W.F. ’’Dutch’’ Cavender worked in the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Hope is an alumnus of Greenwich High School where co-captained the lacrosse team. She completed her major in English from Southern Methodist University in the year 2010.
A proficient teenage model, Hope featured in Greenwich magazine and went on to pose for a Ralph Lauren campaign alongside her sister Mary Grace. The face of the Hourglass Adventures novels and the cover model for The It Girl in 2005, Hope was the new influential face.
Hope was living in Greenwich, Connecticut, with her elder sister Mary Grace and would frequently visit another apartment in Manhattan. She attended the Greenwich Country Club and was an active lacrosse player for four years, lacrosse being the oldest organized sport in North America. One of her lacrosse coaches mentioned that Hope was one of the only players to have abided by the no-alcohol policy.
Hope shifted to Washington D.C after President Donald Trump won the presidential elections.
It was supposedly said that Hicks had a fling with former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski whom President Donald Trump fired from office on the grounds of misconduct.
Hope was also said to be dating Rob Porter in 2018, who had also resigned as the White House Secretary following allegations from his two ex-wives.
Being a connector between the press and the president, Hope herself stayed away from the press limelight.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 21 October 1988, Hope Hicks is 31 years old as of today’s date 7th October 2020. Her height is 1.71m tall, and her weight is 62 kg.
Hope’s career had begun long ago when she first appeared in Greenwich magazine in the year 2002. She was an early teen model who, at a tender age of 11, was roped in along with her elder sister Mary Grace to pose for a Ralph Lauren campaign. The New York Times has reported that Hope has even modeled for Ford. She enjoyed the monopoly of either featuring as a cover model or turning the face for popular novels like The It Girl in 2005 and Hourglass Adventures.
Hope soon turned an ex-model when she started her career in public relations with the New York City firm Zeno Group. In the year 2012, she worked for Hiltzik Strategies, the public relations firm that represented Ivanka Trump’s affluent fashion brand.
Praises and success complemented Hope, and in the year 2014, she made a place for herself by joining The Trump Organisation. She worked for Ivanka Trump inside Trump Tower for the label, The Ivanka Trump Collection. It is even said that Hope modeled for Ivanka Trump’s online store.
In the year 2014, she commenced working for Donald Trump, following which he chose her as his press secretary for his then-upcoming presidential campaign. This was her first breakthrough in the field of politics. At one time after Trump’s early victory, Hope wanted to leave the campaign and continue with the Trump Organisation. Still, it was Trump who eventually convinced her to continue as his press secretary.
Hope was engaged in handling press requests for the president and deciding on which reporter could have access to an interview with the President. She even sent tweets from the president’s official account. After an industrious beginning, Hope was declared as the White House Director Of Strategic Communications.
Her position changed in 2017 when she was appointed as the Interim White House Communications Director following the exit of Anthony Scaramucci.
On March 29,2018, Hope officially resigned from the White House Services after a 9 hours long closed-door testimony to the White House Intelligence Committee on 27 February 2018.
She is now working as the Chief Communications Officer and Executive Vice President for Fox Corporation, a spinoff company from Fox News.
Awards & Achievements
In December 2016, Hope was chosen for a newly created position of the White House Director of Strategic Communications. Quite promptly, Hope’s name was inducted in the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for having “served as a one-woman press team for Trump’s historic presidential campaign.
Being one of the two officials in White House whose job was safe, Politico tagged her as ‘’Untouchable Hope Hicks’’.
She has been defined as a friendly, loyal fighter by her close acquaintances. Trump has called her a “natural” and “outstanding.” Politico stated that President Trump called her “Hopester’’ The New York Times mentioned that she had a thank you note from Trump above her Trump Tower desk: “Hope — You’re the greatest!”
Net Worth & Salary of Hope Hicks in 2020
As of October 2020, Hope Hicks has an estimated net worth of more than $500 thousand.
Hope was working as an assistant to the president and director of strategic communications. This made her among the top 19 highest-paid Trump White House staffers in 2017. Reports suggest that she earned $179,700, which made her one of the six top paid women in the White House. She was then making as much as Kellyanne Conway.
Hope has witnessed success in everything that she was a part of. From being a cover model to be the face of famous novels and then serving in the White House, she has had a taste of everything favorable.
She is fortunate to have tried multiple roles in multiple areas and has carved a niche for herself. Featuring in the Forbes under 30 lists, we can comprehend well her popularity and everlasting impression.