Jennifer J Cummings is an American personality more popularly known as the daughter of late politician Rep Elijah Cummings. She is a successful and very well-educated communication strategist.
Jennifer J Cummings Early Life and Family
Jennifer j Cummings was born in April 1985. She will turn 36 in 2021. She was born in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is an American national belonging to the African-American ethnicity. Jennifer is the granddaughter of Ruth Elma and Robert Cummings. Her mother’s name is Joyce Cummings and her father is Elijah Cummings. She has a half-sister named Adia Cummings and also a stepbrother whose name is not known. They are from her father’s past relationship. The name of her step-mother is Maya Rockeymoore Cummings who her father married after divorcing her mother.
Jennifer J Cummings Father Elijah Cummings
Elijah Cummings was an American politician and a civil rights activist. He was born on 18 January 1951 in Baltimore. He was the third child of his parents who were sharecroppers. He was a member of the Democratic Pary and served in the United States House of Representatives from 1996. He served there till his death in October 2019. He did his graduation from the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law with a Bachelors degree in Political Science. He was admitted to the bar in Maryland in 1976 after he received his Juris Doctor degree and practised law for 19 years until the time he was first elected to the House in the 1996 elections. He was the first African-American lawmaker who achieved the honour of lying in state at the nation’s capital.
In recognition of his political Cummings has been awarded several honours and awards. He has received 13 honorary doctoral degrees from universities across the United States. The most recent honorary doctoral degree was of public service. He earned it on 20 December 2007 from the University of Maryland, College Park. To name a few others he has also earned Doctor of Laws (LLD) from Howard University and Morgan State Univerity,
He married Joyce Matthews. They had a daughter whom they name Jennifer J Cummings. In 2009 he married Maya Rockeymoore after divorcing Joyce.
Jennifer J Cummings Step-mother Maya Rockeymoore Cummings
Maya Rockeymoore Cummings is an American politician and consultant. She is also the former chair of the Maryland Democratic Party. She is the owner of a Washington DC-based consulting firm. She did her bachelors from Prairie View A&M University. She then studied Political Science from Purdue University. She earned a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science in 2000. She is part of the Democratic Party.
Jennifer J Cummings Personal Life
Jennifer J Cummings is very secretive when it comes to her personal life. She is unmarried as of now but does have a boyfriend. Information regarding her boyfriend or his identity is not known. They met during her college days at the University of Maryland. They started dating in 2006. They broke up for some time in 2013 but got back together again just after 2 months and have maintained a strong relationship since then.
Jennifer J Cummings Favourites
Jennifer’s favourite actor and actress are Will Smith and Scarlett Johansson respectively. Her favourite colour is Black. She loves eating Pizza, fries and ice-cream whereas favourite holiday destination is Greece. She loves reading books, some of her favourite authors being William Shakespeare, Mark Twain and F Scott Fitzgerald.
Jennifer J Cummings Education
Jennifer J Cummings did her schooling from a local high school in Maryland. She was part of her school’s drama team. She completed her graduation in 2007 from The University of Maryland. For higher studies, she attended Howard University from where she completed her Masters in 2009.
Jennifer J Cummings Career
After completing her graduation Jennifer worked at The Fratelli Group for 12 years. There she worked as a communications strategist; she led advocacy and media relation efforts. Currently, she is working at Business Roundtable which is an association of Chief Executive Officers (CEO) of some of America’s leading companies. She works here as the senior director of communications. She has been working there since 2018.
She is the first African-American woman from Maryland to be elected to serve as the Speaker Pro Tempore.
Jennifer J Cummings Net Worth 2021
The net worth of Jennifer J Cummings is still under review. She has never talked about her earnings and thus it is a mystery.