|Celebrated Name:||Michael Steel|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Michael Stephen Steele|
|Age:||61 years old|
|Birth Date:||19 October 1958|
|Birth Place:||Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Andrea Steele (m. 1985 – present)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes 2|
|Is Michael Steele Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$4 million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
Michael Steele is an American conservative political commentator and an ex-Republican Party politician. From 2003, he served as the 7th lieutenant governor of Maryland until 2007, where he was named as the first African American elected to statewide office in Maryland.
He chaired the Minority Business Enterprise task force as the lieutenant governor, which promoted affirmative action expansion in the corporate world. Since 2009 he served the Republican National Committee as the chairperson for two years, which earned a place to be recognized as the First African American to serve in that sector.
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Early Life & Biography
Steele was born in Andrews Air force Base in Maryland. He was adopted as an infant by William and Maebell Steele. Maybell, his mother, worked for minimum wages as a laundress to enable her to raise her children since William died in 1962.
His mother denied public support or government assistance as advised by her friends since she wanted to raise her kids independently. She moved on and got married to John Turner, a truck driver, and they relocated to Pet worth neighborhood of Northwest Washington DC, which was stable and racially integrated. Her sister was married to former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson but they later on divorced.
Steele started his studies at Archbishop Caroll High School in Washington, D.C, where he participated in the glee club, the National Honor Society, and a couple of school drama productions. He was elected student council president during his senior year. He received a bachelor’s degree in international studies from John Hopkins University in Baltimore City, Maryland. He started working at Malvern Preparatory school as a high School teacher in Pennsylvania, where he taught classes in world history and economies.
He thought of priesthood, where he went to the Augustinian Friars Seminary at Villanova University to become a catholic priesthood, which took him three years, but he didn’t pursue it since he entered civil service. He graduated from Georgetown Law School in 1991 though he failed the Maryland bar exam but passed the Pennsylvania exam.
Steele got married to Andrea Dorrit in 1985. They got two children together.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 19 October 1958, Michael Steele is 61 years old as of today’s date 11th July 2020. His height is 170 cm tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
Steele worked for six years in Washington, D.C as a corporate securities associate for the Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton international law firm where he dealt in financial investments for Wall Street Underwriters.
He worked at the international law firm of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae as partners and also co-founded the fiscally conservative and socially inclusive political action committee at the Republican Leadership Council. He founded the Steele Group, which was a business and legal consulting firm after he quitted.
Steele has made appearances on Fox News and other media outlets running for public offices as a political pundit. In 2006, he made a run in the U.S Senate election in Maryland, but he lost to Democrat Ben Cardin.
From 2007, he was the chairman of a 527 organization that trained and supported Republican candidates in state and local elections called GOPAC until 2009, where he became the chairperson of NRC. He unsuccessfully lost the second run to Reince Priebus.
Awards & Achievements
Michael has achieved his goals as a politician. He was awarded the Vikki Buckley Political Leadership Award in 2002. He was also the winner of the Bethune-DuBois Institute Award for his dedication to improving education quality in Maryland.
Net Worth & Salary of Michael Steele in 2020
As of July 2020, Michael Steele has an estimated net worth of $4 million. He is the vice president of business development, sales, and marketing of the Chembio Diagnostics System, which contributes to his enormous wealth. He has other additional income joints that venture income to his wealth.
He was also the lieutenant governor of Maryland and a co-founder of a cannabis-focused fund and consulting firm. He has contributed to online magazine The Root as a regular columnist as well as a political analyst for MSNBC.
Michael is a composed businessman who aims at fully satisfying his dreams with passion and helping the poor.