Huma Abedin is a political figure and she has worked for Hillary Clinton as personal assistant. She is a proud Muslim lady who has been very close to Hilary Clinton and has worked as advisor to Clinton on the Middle East. Back in 2016, when Hillary Clinton was contesting Presidential Elections she worked as her voice chairman. She has also served her as deputy chief of staff when Hillary Clinton the US secretary of state.
She is believed to be Hillary Clinton’s secret weapon and is often seen escorting her. Apart from that, she worked in a documentary with her husband and own her own firm as well. Her net worth is almost $2 million.
Huma was born in 1976 in Michigan. Her family moved to Saudi Arabia when she was just 2 years old and she spent her early life there. She then went to the US for her studies and attended British Girls’ School. She pursued her graduation in journalism and graduated from George Washington University. When she was studying, she was inspired by journalist Christiane Amanpour and dreamed to work in the White House press office.
She was lucky that she got her internship in the White House when she was a student. In 1996, she was assigned to Hillary Clinton who was the first lady at that time. Since then she has been very close to Hillary and has always been with her.
From 1996 to 2008 she also worked as assistant editor of the Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs. She became very close to Clinton and was appointed her personal aide and advisor in 2010. During this time, she has been Clinton’s advisor to many issues including the Middle East.
It was 2009 when she was appointed deputy chief of staff to Clinton. She worked in the state department till 2013. After that duty, she was hired by the Clinton Foundation and she started working for the organization. She has been into controversies and became a victim of FBI investigation as well. During Clinton’s presidential campaign, she has called herself a proud Muslim and criticized Trump’s statement of banning Muslim countries and the further policies.
As she was very close to Clinton, she was a part of the controversy. Another controversy that hit her was that she was linked to Muslim Brotherhood organization, that originated from Egypt in 1928.
When it comes to personal life of Huma, she married Congressman Anthony Weiner back in 2010. The couple welcomed a son in 2011. But the marriage could not last long and the couple separated in 2016 after Anthony’s sexting controversy.
When it comes to her earnings, she gets a handsome amount of pay from the US government. Apart from that, she has set up her own consulting firm namely Zain Endeavors LLC, named after her son. Human is a great example of struggle and pursuing your dreams in the best possible ways. She is just 40 and has a long way to go ahead in her career. Interestingly, she speaks English, Urdu and Arabic fluently.