Who is Private Secretary Samantha Cohen? Wiki, Age, Bio, Age, Height, Net Worth

Samantha Cohen, once the Queen’s assistant private secretary was all over the media for being the woman responsible for Royal training of the then Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle as the interim Private Secretary of Meghan Markle as appointed by the Queen. Samantha Cohen was named by Queen Elizabeth II, as “The Panther”: Samantha Cohen is an Australian member of the Royal Victorian Order as a commander. As we all know that Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, was not from a royal background needed assistance in getting used to the Royal Family’s standards. For which she was supported by none other than Samantha Cohen for her first six months. Samantha Cohen’s Royal Family entry; Samantha Cohen who is originally from Australia began working for Buckingham Palace in 2001where she was a press secretary to the Queen in 2007. Samantha Cohen explained that “a great-grandmother on her father’s side might have been Jewish” and she knows her name is Jewish, but she is not when the Jewish Chronicle telephoned Cohen to congratulate her on the role, but Cohen apologized and told them she was not Jewish in 2007.

Who is Samantha Cohen?

Samantha Cohen
Net Worth
$700K USD
49 years old
5 feet 8 inches tall

After her graduation, she worked various jobs, including the Sunshine Coast Daily. Samantha Cohen worked in civil service and public relations that were government jobs, she even worked for Liberal ministers in both the Queensland and Federal governments. Samantha Cohen answered a job ad as media personnel at Buckingham Palace in 2001, while on a trip to London. She was given the role of media minder and has been working for the Royal family since. Later in 2010, she became a part of the Queen’s private office where Samantha Cohen for her fiesty way of working was called “The Panther”, by her majesty herself. Samantha Cohen was appointed the Commander of the Royal Victorian Order in 2016. Samantha resigned as one of the Queen’s secretaries and agreed to take on the role of interim Secretary to Meghan Markle for six months in 2017. Samantha Cohen worked for the royals for 17 years, almost two decades before resigning. Samantha wanted to leave the job at the Palace in 2018 but eventually continued to prepare the ‘Suits’ star for her royal life.

Samantha Cohen’s Resignation Made a Piece of Huge News: In 2019, Samantha Cohen resigned from her job at Buckingham Palace to work for a charity that worked for reducing carbon emissions. Samantha then joined Cool Earth, a UK-based international NGO that works to protect endangered rainforests to combat global warming, protect ecosystems and provide employment for local people.

Samantha Cohen Planned to Leave the Job when Meghan and Harry’s Baby Arrives: She had decided to resign since Sir Lord Geidt, the Queen’s private secretary left. But later she decided to stay for six more months as an interim private secretary to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. After Meghan Markle and Prince Harry announced their engagement in November, Meghan Markle started getting familiar with Samantha Cohen where the royal advisor “briefed her on the Commonwealth and the workings of the monarchy,”. Samantha Cohen also supported Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex for her first post-wedding event at the garden party honoring Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace which was held just three days after the royal wedding. Samantha Cohen joined the couple on their first royal tour abroad, which also had a stop at her home country, Australia. Prince William and Prince Harry are said to be “fond of” Cohen and both the Queen and Prince Charles approved of her decision to stay. The report said that she’s “well-liked and unstuffy” and “viewed as a resourceful figure.”

Samantha Cohen at the Royal Wedding

Samantha Cohen wore a blush pink lace dress at St. George’s. Is Meghan Markle behind Samantha Cohen’s Resignation from Buckingham Palace? It was claimed that Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, was behind “driving out” two PAs and shattering the confidence of another member of Kensington Palace staff. The Palace said, “We are clearly very concerned about allegations in The Times following claims made by former staff of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Accordingly, our HR team will look into the circumstances outlined in the article. Members of staff involved at the time, including those who have left the Household, will be invited to participate to see if lessons can be learned. The Royal Household has had a Dignity at Work policy in place for several years and does not and will not tolerate bullying or harassment in the workplace.”

“No timeframe has been set, particularly as several people do not work for the palace and we have to fit around that should they wish to take part. There will be no push to rush through this. It is a very sensitive issue. The fact that we are doing this and have made clear that we are very concerned about the allegations shows how seriously this is being taken.” The allegations came after Meghan and Harry’s interview with Oprah Winfrey. The Duchess of Sussex said she “couldn’t be left alone” and told Harry she “didn’t want to be alive anymore”. The soon-to-be-mother of a baby girl also accused the Palace of “perpetuating falsehoods”. “I don’t know how they could expect that, after all of this time, we would still just be silent if there is an active role that The Firm is playing in perpetuating falsehoods about us. And, if that comes with the risk of losing things, I mean, I… there is a lot that has been lost already,” Meghan said.

How old is Samantha Cohen?

Samantha Cohen’s age is around 49 years old according to social media, Samantha was born and raised in Brisbane. Cohen’s family details are not disclosed by her. Samantha Cohen studied at Brisbane All Hallows Catholic School, and she graduated with a Journalism degree from the The University of Queensland.

What is Samantha Cohen Net Worth?

The estimted Net Worth of Samantha Cohen is around $700K USD.

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