When someone is in love, age, gender or race means nothing. Proving the statement right, American Public Affair Strategist, Nick Schmit is happily relishing his love life with husband Jonathan Capehart: irrespective of gender and race. He is one of the perfect examples of those, who not only speak about gender equality but also bring the words in action.
Nick Schmit Wiki
Born in 1981, Nick is a graduate of The University of North Dakota and a former senior-level State Department personnel. He initiated his career as a Director of Finance in Clinton Foundation. There, he served as the supervisor of the New York annual budget for two years.
In 2007, he joined the Hillary for America campaign as a compliance director and worked there until a year. Moving forward with his career, Nick again joined the Clinton Foundation for a year as a consultant.
His career skyrocketed after he became a part of the U.S Department of State in 2009. Since then, Nick has been a part of the State Department as a Global Public Affair Strategist. As a U.S Department of State Protocol Officer, Nick makes an average salary ranging between 63K dollars to 68K dollars, which probably contributes to his confined net worth.
Nick Schmit Wedding, Partner
Nick and Jonathan have given the real example of a gay marriage that is running smoother than a non-gay marriage.
The pair were first introduced by Jed Hastings, the husband of the president of the Human Rights Campaign, Joe Solmonese in 2011. At the time, Jonathan was already in a relationship with someone else, which initially closed the topic of Nick being his partner.
But after six months, Jed contacted Jonathan and sent him Nick’s picture. Soon, Nick and Jonathan were connected via a joint message by Jed.
From there, Nick and Jonathan’s love story started and eventually resulted in an engagement. Jonathan proposed Nick with a beautiful ring in May 2016. Nick accepted the proposal and the couple tied wedding locks on 7 January 2017.
Nick Schmit and Jonathan Capehart goes on a morning walk on 16 November 2018 (Photo: Jonathan Capehart's Instagram)
As of now, the pair is living the best of their lives as lawful husbands.
Husband, Jonathan Capehart
Famous as a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Jonathan, age 51, has amassed huge respect as a member of the Washington Post editorial board. Born on 2 July 1967, he acquired a bachelor’s degree in Arts from Carleton College. Jonathan started his career as an editorial member of the New York Daily News.
His incredible editing skills led Jonathan to become a recipient of the Pulitzer Prize. Well, Jonathan has not only been awarded for his editing works but also honored with Esteen Honoree in 2011 for supporting the African American and LGBT community. He earns an average salary of 39K dollars.