How old is Ivanka Trump?
Ivanka Trump or Ivanka Marie Trump (/iˈvɑːŋkə/; born October 30, 1981) is an American businesswoman, socialite, author, and fashion model who is currently an assistant to President Donald Trump. She is the daughter of the president and his first wife, former model Ivana Trump. At the time when you read this article she is 35 years old.
Ivanka Trump has been an executive vice president of her father’s company – The Trump Organization – as well as serving as a boardroom advisor on her father’s TV show The Apprentice. She moved to Washington, D.C in January 2017 as her husband, Jared Kushner, was appointed as a Senior Advisor to the President of the United States by her father.
Starting in March 2017, she began serving in her father’s administration as an assistant to the president. This official federal government role was assumed in late March after multiple ethics concerns were raised about her access to sensitive material, despite not being held to the same ethics restrictions as a federal employee. She is considered part of her father’s inner circle.
Early life and education of Ivanka Trump
Ivanka Trump was born in Manhattan, New York City, and is the second child of Czech-American model Ivana Marie (née Zelníčková) and to the 45th President of the United States Donald John Trump. Her father has German and Scottish ancestry. The name Ivanka is a diminutive form of Ivana. Ivanka Trump’s parents divorced in 1991, when she was ten years old. She has two brothers, Donald Jr. and Eric; a half sister, Tiffany; and a half brother, Barron.
Ivanka Trump attended the Chapin School in Manhattan until she was 15, when she transferred to Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford, Connecticut, where she characterized its “boarding-school life” as like a “prison”, while her “friends in New York were having fun”.
After graduating from Choate, she attended Georgetown University for two years, then transferred to the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania, from which she graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in economics in 2004.
Ivanka Trump is bilingual, speaking English and French, and has an elementary knowledge of her mother’s native language of Czech.