Name Mercedes Schlapp

Date of Birth / Birthday / Age / DOB / How old is Mercedes Schlapp 15th December 1972. Her age as of early 2020 is around 46 years.

Wikipedia Information / Biography Profile

Introduction : Who is Mercedes Schlapp ?

  • What began as a fascination for politics after hearing tales from her father of being a political prisoner in Cuba prompted Mercedes Viana Schlapp into the big bad world of American Politics.
  • Mercedes was an important part of the national political campaigns of President George. W. Bush in 2000 & 2004, giving this American political commentator & columnist a solid footing in White House politics.
  • In Sep 2017, Mercedes went on to serve as the Director of Strategic Communications in President Donald Trump’s administration.

Family, Children & Personal Details :

  • Mercedes was born on 15th December 1972. She is a first-generation Cuban-American raised in Florida.
  • She is married to Matt Schlapp, who is the Chairman of the American Consevative Union & an American political advocate.
  • Matt and Mercedes Schlapp met while he was working at the White House and she was Director of Speciality Media for President George. W. Bush.
  • The couple has five young daughters – Viana Schlapp, Caterina Schlapp, Elissa Schlapp, Ava Schlapp & Lucia Schlapp.

Education :

  • Mercedes graduated from Florida International University and finished her grad school from George Washington University.

Career, Net Worth & Professional Life :

  • Mercedes hosted a web show called In the Know for Republican National Committee which was touted as cutting edge.
  • She co-founded the government and public affairs firm Cove Strategies based in Alexandria, Virginia in which her husband Matt Schlapp is a Principal along with Stephen Replogle.
  • She regularly lends her voice as a political commentator to Fox and has also contributed to a column in The Washington Post during the 2016 Presidential race.
  • She appeared on Univision and Hannity’s America on Fox News.
  • Mercedes has over 10 years of experience handling regional, national and international relationships with the Spanish press.
  • Her primary role in Cove Strategies is to act as an interface between the clients & the Spanish media outlets, develop messages and implementation plans along with other media strategies. She ensures that the messages reach the targeted audience both locally and nationally.

Measurements & Controversies :

  • In 2016, when Donald Trump made his grab them by the p****y comment, Matt Schlapp appeared on Fox News to defend him.
  • However, the couple had a night long debate on whether to continue their allegiance with the GOP candidate.
  • However they arrived at a consensus that President Trump would be better than President Clinton.
  • Donald Trump himself thanked both of them for doing a fabulous job of defending him.

Trivia, Height & Interesting Facts :

  • Mercy Schlapp’s family belongs to the St. Mary’s Catholic Church parish in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.
  • Her father was arrested for planning an attempt to assassinate Fidel Castro.
  • She is named after the patron saint of political prisoners, Virgin Mercedes, who her father prayed to.
  • All five daughters of Mercedes made an appearance at CPAC 2015, the first event to be chaired by her husband after becoming the Chairman of American Conservative Union.
  • In mid-2018, Mercedes and hubby Matt bought a $3 million house in Alexandria, Virginia
  • Political party affiliation : Republican.
Body Info / Physical Features

Mercedes Schlapp Measurements :

  • Eye Color : Brown
  • Hair Color : Brown
  • Height : No confirmed information available.
  • Legs / Feet / Shoe Size : No confirmed information available.
  • Pregnant ? : Currently, she is not expecting a baby.
Personal / Home Details
  • Married? : Yes
  • Mercedes Schlapp No of Kids : 5
  • Ethnicity : White
  • Nationality : American
Husband / Spouse / Wedding & Marriage / Partner Married. Her Husband Name is Matt Schlapp. See above for details.