Simona Mangiante has identified herself as the girlfriend and fiancée of former Trump aide, George Papadopoulos.
Simona’s boyfriend was the first Trump campaign adviser to plead guilty in the special counsel’s Russia probe. As you may have heard, George –a foreign policy adviser, pleaded guilty to lying to the feds about his contacts with Russian officials.
In response, President Trump downgraded Papadopoulos saying he only served in his campaign as a “low-level volunteer.” However, a brave Miss Mangiante has come forward in defending her soon-to-be husband. Get to know her better and find out what she had to say to Donald Trump.
#1 She is an Italian citizen
Simona Mangiante was born originally in Italy but has lived in London, United Kingdom as well as the U.S.
#2 Simona is a lawyer and advocate
According to her LinkedIn, Simona Mangiante is an international lawyer and government advocate in Belgium-London-Rome. She is a lawyer and legal expert in the field of international family law.
#3 She is well educated
Simona studied International Law and Legal Studies at the University of Valencia in 2003. She holds a Master’s Degree, International Relations and Affairs from the Universite Libre de Bruxelles. She also attended University of Law, Federico II and New York University as part of an exchange program on Comparative Law.
#4 She has worked for the European Parliament
From 2009 until 2016 she served as Administrator of a parliamentary body for the presidency office- legal advisor to the Vice President office for children’s protection in cases of international child abduction. In 2016 she became director of international and diplomatic cooperation for the London Center of International Law Practice.
#5 Simona spilled the beans during an interview with ABC News
The lovely blonde sat down with ABC News and said her beau played an important role in the campaign, “setting up meetings with leaders all over the world” for senior campaign officials.
#6 She has become George’s most loyal supporter
In response to a Trump campaign adviser who described Mr Papadopoulos as a “coffee boy.” Simona Mangiante had this to say
“First of all, I would love George to learn how to make a coffee, because it’s absolutely out of his skills,”
“George is a remarkable young man with incredible experience in the field of energy and oil policies. This experience led him to get into the campaign and to advise the president at only 28 years old.”
#7 She also worked for Versace
The stunner also also spent a year working for Versace in Paris and before that, Ms. Mangiante was an associate for Mayer Brown.
Find Simona Magiante on Twitter here.