Polly Jordan is the lovely wife of politician, Jim Jordan –who represents Ohio’s 4th congressional district.
Polly’s husband is also the current House Oversight Committee’s ranking member. Born James Daniel Jordan on February 17, 1964; the Ohio native earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Wisconsin. He also holds a Master’s degree in Education from the Ohio State University and a Law Degree from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio.
During high school and all through College, Jim was a wrestling champ. He began his political career in the mid 90’s serving on the Ohio General Assembly. The republican has been representing Ohio’s 4th district since 2007.
Unlike the politician, his wife has stayed out of the spotlight. Check out below five interesting facts about Polly Jordan.
#1 They are high school sweethearts
The two have known each other since they were teenagers. She is a year older than Jim having been together since he was 13 and she was 14-yeard-old. They were actually introduced by Polly’s brothers –who were also in the wrestling team.
#2 She is a former teacher
Polly worked as a teacher. During a 2011 profile for her husband it was reported that she was teaching art at a public school at the time. She retired from teaching in 2018.
#3 They have been married for decades
The couple tied the knot on August 17, 1985. At the time they were in their early 20’s and still attending college.
#4 She is a mother
Polly and Jim Jordan raised four children: Rachel, Ben, Jessie, and Isaac.
#5 She is also a grandmother
The couple’s daughter Rachel, their oldest, was born in 1987. She is married to Chris Salisbury. According to social media, Chris and Rachel are stationed in Italy and have two daughters.