Last updated on June 25th, 2023 at 04:16 am
Facts About Jason Knauf
|Royal Business Consultant
|Place Of Birth
|John Townsend and Andrew Knauf
|University of Pittsburgh
|College / University
|Victoria University of Wellington
|Degree in Political Science and International Relations
Jason Knauf is a well-educated lieutenant who is known to be the former communications secretary at Kensington Palace, who served for The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, formerly for Harry and Meghan. He got caught up in headlines ever since he made bullying accusations against Meghan Markle which was a bit strange as Markle trusted him so much that he would even use to give feedback on her private letter to her father.
Kauf blamed Meghan for harassing him and other staff in the palace even said that she had sabotaged him back then following which he had resigned from the post at the time.
Jason Knauf is famous as the former communications secretary of The Duke and Duchess Harry and Meghan.
Where is Jason Knauf From?
Jason Knauf was born in 1982 in Huntsville, Texas, United States. His birth name is Jason Knauf. His nationality is American. Knauf belongs to the White ethnicity.
Born in Huntsville, Jason and his family moved to Conroe soon and then finally settled in Virginia where he spent his childhood. He was raised alongside his two brothers, John Townsend and Andrew Knauf, both of who now are also successful in life. His brother, John worked as the owner of a construction company named Townsend Construction and Andrew as the Houston fire captain.
Both of his parents were supportive of him and always wanted him to do whatever she wanted to do. After his schooling, he went on to attend the University of Pittsburgh and then transferred to New Zealand to continue his studies where he joined Victoria University of Wellington.
He then got graduated from the university earning a degree in Political Science and International Relations. Following which Jason went to the London School of Economics and graduated with a master’s degree in Politics and Communications.
Where does Jason Knauf work?
Jason Knauf worked as a communications Secretary for The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan which he joined in 2018. He was always loyal to the royal family and worked hard as much as he could that Meghan even requested Jason’s feedback on a private letter she sent to her father. However, he resigned from the job after reporting the “bullying” allegations against Meghan.
It was just two months after the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry that he sent the email of bullying accusations against Meghan Markle in 2018, the same year he was assigned;
“I am very concerned that the Duchess was able to bully two PAs out of the household in the past year,” he wrote in the email. “The Duchess seems intent on always having someone in her sights. She is bullying (name removed) and seeking to undermine her confidence...I remain concerned that nothing will be done.”
Before he served to Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Knauf worked for the UK Royal Household for over 3 years with the post as "Senior Adviser and Communications Secretary" for The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge since 2015 until Harry and Meghan hired him in 2018.
After his resignation, Kauf returned to Kensington Palace as the chief executive officer of the Cambridges’ Royal Foundation in March 2021. However, just two months later, he announced leaving the foundation citing due to his planned international relocation.
Even before his work at the palace, he worked as the senior press officer for HM Treasury for one and a half years and also in New Zealand’s government sector for over 4 years.
Jason Knauf Husband/ Wife - Who is he married to?
Jason Knauf doesn't seem to be dating anyone at the moment. He has kept his private life very secretive maybe because of his work at the palace. He isn't even active on any social media sites.
Jason Knauf Net Worth 2021
Jason Knauf has quite great earnings from his professional career as a lieutenant and his work at the Kensington Palace. His job as the communications Secretary of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and also of Sussex which he continued for over 6 years, Kauf surely has managed to amass a healthy fortune in million dollars. His net worth is estimated to be around $2.5 million.
Jason Knauf Height and Weight
Jason Knauf is a good-looking guy in his late-30s. He stands tall with a height of 6ft. 1inch.(1.85m) while his body weighs around 70kg. He has somewhat distinct body features including his triangular face, brown eyes, and brown hair.