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
(1953-11-27) November 27, 1953 (age 64)
Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Cathleen Houff Jordan
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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