Neera Tanden Wiki, Bio, Net Worth, Affairs

Neera Tanden

Neera Tanden, born on September 10, 1970 is an American political consultant and former government official. Neera is the president of the Center for American Progress which is a liberal advocacy organization where she has worked in different position since its founding in 2003.


Neera Tanden Family/Parents

Born in Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S., her parents divorced when she was only five year old. She has a brother named Raj Tanden.

Neera Tanden Affairs/Boyfriend/Spouse/Husband

His husband name is Ben Edwards who is a visual artist. They got married in 1999. They have two children.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Name: Neera Tanden
  • Nickname: Neera
  • Birthday: September 10, 1970
  • Age: 50 years old
  • Gender: Female
  • Birthplace: Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S
  • Current Residence: Coming Soon.
  • Education: University of California, Los Angeles, Yale Law School 
  • Profession: American political consultant and former government official
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race:  Asian (her parents are Indian)
  • Religion:  Coming Soon
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Boyfriend: His husband name is Ben Edwards who is a visual artist
  • Net Worth: Over a million USD


  • Height: 5 feet 2 inch or 157 cm
  • Weight: 60 kg (132.5 lbs.)

Trivia and Facts, you may not know about Neera Tanden

  •  In her government service with the Obama administration, Neera helped draft the Affordable Care Act.
  • Her parents are immigrant from India.
  • In 2012, Neera was named one of the 25 “Most Influential Women in Washington” by National Journal.
  • In 2014, Elle named Nera one of the ten most powerful women in Washington, D.C.
  • In November 2020, Joe Biden announced his intention to nominate Neera Tanden to be the director of the Office of Management and Budget, pending Senate approval. However, her nomination drew controversy and she withdrew from consideration in March 2021 due to insufficient Senate support.
  • For more information about Neera, contact her on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

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