Sarah Elizabeth Huckabee Sanders is an American politician serving as the 47th and current governor of Arkansas since 2023.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders age
Sanders was born on August 13, 1982 hence she is 40 years old.
Who is Sarah Huckabee Sanders
She was the third woman to occupy the job of White House press secretary, serving under President Donald Trump from 2017 to 2019.
A Republican, she was also a top counsellor in Trump’s 2016 campaign. She is the daughter of Mike Huckabee, a former governor of Arkansas and current presidential candidate. C
Chris Jones, the Democratic candidate, was defeated in the Arkansas gubernatorial election of 2022 by Sanders, the Republican contender.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders biography
Sanders attended Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, which was her father’s alma mater, after graduating from Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. She participated in Republican organizations and was chosen president of the university’s student government. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the university in 2004 with a major in political science and a minor in mass communication.
Sarah Huckabee Sanders early political career
In 1992, Sanders participated in her father’s first run for the US Senate. She described the attempted attempt as follows in an interview with The Hill: “Since he didn’t really have a staff, my dad has received a lot of help and support from our family.
I was putting up yard signs, packing envelopes, and knocking on doors.” When most children her age are out jumping rope, her father used to add, “I usually say that she was sitting at the kitchen table listening to political analysts evaluate poll findings.”
Huckabee claimed that occasionally, he and his wife spoilt Sarah. Due to her upbringing with two brothers, he referred to her as “doggone fierce” and “fearless.”
Sarah Huckabee Sanders parents, Janet and Mike
In Hope, Arkansas, on August 13, 1982, Sarah Elizabeth Huckabee was born. She is the only child and youngest child of politicians Mike Huckabee and Janet Huckabee.
John Mark and David Huckabee are her two brothers. After completing her education at Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, Huckabee enrolled in Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, the alma mater of her father.