Gregory Mecher is a former staff assistant and legislative correspondent at the U.S. House of Representatives. He is best known as the husband of famous American political advisor and White House press secretary, Jennifer Rene Psaki, aka Jen Psaki.

His wife is also a former CNN political contributor as well as administrator of 44th president, Barack Obama.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Gregory Matthew Mecher
Birth Date
30th September 1976
Birth Place
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Current City
Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Michael Mecher
Mary Ann Mecher
Dan Mecher and David Mecher
Elder High School,
Northern Kentucky University,
Miami University
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 9 inches
Weight85 kg
golden brown
Jen Psaki (8th May 2010-Present)
Genevieve “Vivi” Grace Mecher,
and Matthew Mecher
Social Media
Net Worth$9 million
Gregory Mecher with his wife Jen Psaki
Gregory with his wife Jen Psaki Source: Facebook


Gregory Mecher was born on 30th September 1976 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. He was born to Michael Mecher, who used to work as a mechanical engineer for HK Systems, and Mary Ann Mecher, a local school teacher at Cincinnati. Mecher has two brothers namely Dan Mecher and David Mecher. However, he seems to have been raised in a Catholic middle-class family.

Mecher has American nationality and white ethnicity. He was born under the star sign, Libra. His full name is Gregory Matthew Mecher.



Gregory Mecher is an educated man. He completed his diploma from Elder High School at Cincinnati, Ohio. He further obtained his Bachelor’s degree from Northern Kentucky University in communications and television production graduating in 1999. In 2010, he was awarded Outstanding Young Alumnus by the university. Mecher achieved his second Bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Public administration, urban and regional analysis.


Body Measurement

Gregory Mecher is 46 years old turning 46 in September 2022. He is a handsome and hardworking gentleman. Mecher possesses golden brown hair and blue eyes. He has an average body build and stands 5 feet 9 inches tall weighing 85 kg. Mecher isn’t into fashion and high-maintenance luxury. He maintains a low profile and a simple outlook.


Love and Married Life with Jen Psaki

Gregory Mecher first met Psaki while working at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in 2006. The first time he led his eyes on Psaki, he already found her charming. Mecher confessed to Washington that he used to pass by her desk every time while working but failed to catch attention as she was a busy person. Somehow, Mecher was able to communicate with Psaki after sharing a car ride. They soon started dating.

Gregory Mecher
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The love life between Mecher and Psaki was quite busy as they had to maintain a long-distance relationship. Mecher revealed that they went on for over 36 days without talking with each other. The couple confessed that despite all the busy schedules and long-distance relationship, they both felt easy around each other understand well, and got along really well. after dating for two years, Mecher proposed Psaki in 2009.

The couple tied their knot on 8th May 2010 at Ridge, Maryland. The couple is blessed with a daughter and son namely Genevieve “Vivi” Grace Mecher and Matthew Mecher respectively.


Social Media

Gregory Mecher is not a social media user. However, we can find his old Facebook account where he has over 733 friends. He has been inactive from Facebook since 2014. His wife, Jen Psaki is also a private person and kept her account private on Instagram. She has about 393 followers and can be connected with @jenrpsaki.



Gregory Mecher has a strong working background but not as his wife. He has previously worked as an independent contractor at November Strategies. Mecher then interned for Congresswoman Linda Sanchez for a month and Congressman Joseph Kennedy III in 2016. In May 2016, Mecher worked as a political assistant for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. Following year, he joined the Intercontinental Exchange company as a government affairs assistant.

Gregory Mecher with his wife and daughter alongside Bidens
Gregory with his wife and daughter alongside Bidens Source: Cincinnati

In 2018, Gregory Mecher landed the staff assistant role at the U.S. House of Representatives and was later promoted to full-time legislative correspondent till November 2019. Currently, Mecher is working as an executive assistant of the president at EARTHDAY.ORG.


Net worth

Gregory Mecher has an estimated net worth of $9 million as of 2022 while his wife, Jen Psaki has a net worth of $27 million. Mecher is leading a successful and comfortable life with his wife in Stamford, Connecticut, United States.



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