Steve Bannon

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Steve Bannon
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Bannon at the 2017 CPAC
White House Chief Strategist
In office
January 20, 2017 – August 18, 2017
President Donald Trump
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Vacant
Senior Counselor to the President
In office
January 20, 2017 – August 18, 2017
Serving with Kellyanne Conway
(Counselor to the President)
President Donald Trump
Preceded by John Podesta (2015)
Succeeded by Vacant
Personal details
Born Stephen Kevin Bannon
November 27, 1953 (1953-11-27) (age 64)
Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Cathleen Houff Jordan
(divorced)
Mary Piccard (1995–1997)
Diane Clohesy (divorced 2009)
Children 3
Education Virginia Tech (BA)
Georgetown University (MA)
Harvard University (MBA)
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Navy
Years of service 1976–1983
Rank Lieutenant (O-3)

Stephen Kevin "Steve" Bannon (born November 27, 1953) is an American campaign manager, businessman and media executive and former Counselor and Senior Adviser to Donald Trump.[1]

He became chief executive officer of the 2016 presidential campaign of Donald Trump in August 2016.[2][3] Bannon will be be chief strategist and Senior Counselor for the Presidency of Donald Trump.[4] President Trump signed an executive order giving Bannon a seat on the United States National Security Council.[5] He was removed from the National Security Council on April 5, 2017.[6]

Bannon resigned on August 4, 2017, but his resignation became in affect on August 18, 2017.[7][8]

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