Mike Allen Biography
Mike Allen is an American political journalist and the co-founder and executive editor of Axios. He was also the former chief political reporter for Politico. He is also the author of the daily Axios AM and Axios OM newsletters. Before joining Politico for its launch in 2007, he worked at numerous publications like The New York Times and Times.
Moreover, Mike attended Washington and Lee University graduating with a double major in politics and journalism in 1986. He has not shared any information regarding his elementary and high school progress.
His first reporting job was with Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star and later on with the Richmond Times-Dispatch, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and Time. Nevertheless, he was featured in a piece for the April 25th, 2010 edition of The New York Times Magazine titled The Man the White House Wakes Up To.
Recently in April 2022, the political journalist was appointed by the Senate Armed Services Committee to serve as a member of the Afghanistan War Commission. Regardless, he has won the White House Correspondents’ Association’s Merriman Smith Memorial Award for Outstanding presidential coverage on deadline. The award was due to his coverage and reporting of President George W. Bush’s secret trip to Baghdad, Iraq.
Mike Allen Age
How old is Allen? Allen is 58 years old as of 2022. He was born on June 21, 1964, in Orange County, California, United States. In addition, he celebrates her birthday on June 21 every year and her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Mike Allen Height
Allen stands at an average height and is of moderate weight. However, his exact body measurements are not known but will be updated once the information is available.
Mike Allen’s Wife
Allen has not revealed any information about his relationship or marital status to the public. Therefore, it is unclear to the limelight if he is dating, single, engaged, or currently seeing somebody. However, he has not been seen with anyone in the past. Additionally, most of his friends did not know where he resided or had been inside his apartment as profiled by Mark Leibovich. Nevertheless, he has no information about having children.
Mike Allen Family
Allen was born to Gary Allen a conservative writer, conspiracy and spokesman for the John Birch Society, and his mother whose name and identity are not disclosed. Unfortunately, his father died on 29th November 1986 in Long Beach, California, United States. He has not mentioned any details about his siblings if he has any.
Mike described his home as a normal and political household in consideration of his father’s flamboyant public persona as a conservative icon denouncing rock music as a Pavlovian Communist mind-control plot. Gary also wrote speeches for George Wallace.
Mike Allen Salary
Allen receives an estimated annual salary of between $65, 000 to $200, 000.
Mike Allen’s Net Worth
Allen has an estimated net worth of $20 million. His main source of income is his successful career as a journalist.