Doug Emhoff

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Douglas Emhoff
Doug Emhoff June 2021.jpg
Emhoff in 2021
Second Gentleman of the United States
Current
Assumed role
January 20, 2021
Vice PresidentKamala Harris
Preceded byKaren Pence
(as Second Lady)
Personal details
Born
Douglas Craig Emhoff

(1964-10-13) October 13, 1964 (age 57)
Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)
Children2, including Ella
ResidenceNumber One Observatory Circle
EducationCalifornia State University, Northridge (BA)
University of Southern
California
(JD)
WebsiteWhite House website

Douglas Craig Emhoff (born October 13, 1964) is an American entertainment lawyer. He is the Second Gentleman of the United States, the first ever man to be Second Gentleman. He is the husband of Vice President of the United States Kamala Harris.[1]

He is also the first Jewish spouse to a United States Vice President.

Emhoff is an entertainment litigator and began his career at Pillsbury Winthrop’s litigation group.[2]

Emhoff worked with DLA Piper at their Washington, D.C. and California offices.

Emhoff and Harris have homes in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. CNN, Maeve Reston. "What to know about Douglas Emhoff, Kamala Harris' husband, after that onstage protester moment". CNN. Retrieved August 11, 2020.
  2. Summers, Juana (June 8, 2019). "Harris' husband takes on growing public role in 2020 race". Associated Press. Retrieved August 11, 2020.
  3. Bose, Debanjali (October 12, 2020). "Take a Look inside Kamala Harris's multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio, which includes property in California and Washington, DC". Business Insider. Retrieved January 18, 2021.