Mark Brzezinski Biography
Mark Brzezinski is an American attorney currently serving as the USA Ambassador to Poland. Prior to taking this position, Mark was working as an Ambassador to Sweden during former President Obama’s tenure. He has also been a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and a managing director for Makena.
Mark Brzezinski’s Age and Wife
Brzezinski was born on 7th April 1965. Mark, 52, comes from a family of successful people. Most people carrying the name Brzezinski play important role in society. His mother was Emilie Benes Brzezinski a Famous Swiss Sculptor who was related to Edvard Benes the former Czechoslovak President and his father was Zbigniew Brzezinski who served as the national security Advisor to Jimmy Carter and his grandfather was Tadeusz Brezinski, a former Polish diplomat. Mark is brother to Mika Brzezinski, the co-host of Morning Joe, and also the brother to Ian Brzezinski, a military expert.
Mark is married to Natalia Brzezinski a head of strategy of a company called Klarn, which is an online platform aimed at educating women about independence and entrepreneurship. The couple married in 2008 and had a child called Aurora Brzezinski. Natalia, however, is Mark’s second wife. Mark’s first wife was his college sweetheart called Carolyn Margaret Campbell, who was also a lawyer.
Mark Brzezinski Education
The success of his family prompted mark to have a clear focus on education. He went to Dartmouth College where he earned a degree in Political Science and Government. Mark later earned Juris Doctorate from the University of Virginia where he specialized in law. He got his Doctorate in Political Science at Oxford University.
Mark Brzezinski Career
Excelling in education led mark to work in high-end work environments. He worked as an Attorney for McGuire Woods LLP for ten years before leaving for a white house job. However, he was working part-time as a National Security Staff as a director for Russia and Eurasia and later for the Balkans.
In 2015, the White House asked Mark to work to lead and serve as the first executive director of the White House’s Arctic Executive Steering Committee. This directly made him the USA ambassador to Sweden for four years since 2011. After leaving Ambassadorial duties, he joined the private sector in a company called Makena Capital Management where he assisted in responding to increasing demands for environmentally investment portfolios.
In 2021, President Joe Biden considered adding Brzezinski as the USA ambassador to Poland. The president announced him on August 4th and the senate favored the nomination on December 2021. Brzezinksi was sworn into office in January 2022 by Kama Harris, the vice president of the United State. Mark is an expert in Foreign Policy and Law. Many media outlets have asked him to contribute to their networks. His understanding of the foreign environment led him to author The Struggle for Constitutionalism in Poland.
Mark Brzezinski’s Net Worth
Mark has protected the reputation of the family by soaring in his career. His achievement goes hand in hand with those of his grandfather and father. The wealth of the family has stayed in the family. As an Ambassador, Mark Brzezinksi earns approximately $150,000 per year. His net worth could be $10 million. Other political diplomats we have covered are Calvin Robinson, Hamish, and Kemi Badenoch.