Eric Adams Politician, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, and Net Worth

Eric Adams Bio | Wiki

Eric Adams is an American retired police officer, politician, author, and writer in the United States. Currently, he is the 18th Borough President of Brooklyn, New York City. Additionally, Adams is a candidate in the 2021 New York City mayoral election in the Democratic primary. He worked in New York City Police Department and New York City Transit Police as an office and retired at the rank of captain.

Furthermore, Adams worked as a New York State Senate from 2006 to 2013, representing the 20th Senate district in Brooklyn, and in 2013, he was elected as a Brooklyn Borough President becoming the first African American to hold the position. Adams was re-elected in November 2017.

Eric Adams Age

He was born Eric Leroy Adams on September 1, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Adams is 60 years old.

Eric Adams Height

He is a man of above-average stature as he appears in his images. Adams is fairly tall stands at a height of 5 ft. 8 in (approx. 1.73 m).

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Eric Adams Family

He was born to his parents in Brownsville, Brooklyn, and raised in Bushwick, Brooklyn, and South Jamaica, Queens. Adams was the fourth of six siblings and her mother, Dorothy, worked double shifts as a housecleaner and had received only a third-grade education. Moreover, Adam’s father worked as a butcher.

Eric Adams Mother

Her mother Dorothy, worked as a house cleaner and a cook. She was born on March 18, 1938, and celebrates her birthday every year with family and friends on the 18th of March. Moreover, Adams’ mother was diabetes and was able to reverse it at 80 years old.  Adams has always encouraged others by teaching more than 100 seniors about diabetes prevention and reversal at Sundance Adult Day Care.

Eric Adams Wife | Married

Adams lives on his own in his home in Bedford-Stuyvesant. However, he has a son by the name of Jordan from his former girlfriend Chrisena. However, Adams is a private person and has managed to hide his marital status from the limelight. Therefore, it is not known if he is dating, engaged, or married.

Eric Adams Son

He has a son, Jordan Coleman, with his former Girlfriend Chrisena Coleman. Notwithstanding, there is no detailed information about his son and we will update you as soon as we can.

Eric Adams Education

He graduated in 1978 from Bayside High School in Queens. Adams later attended and graduated with and an associate degree from the New York City College of Technology. Notably, Adams attended college while working as a clerk at the Brooklyn District Attorney’s office.

He furthered his education by receiving a Bachelor of Science degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Moreover, Adam is a Marist College graduate with a Master’s degree in Public Administration.

Eric Adams Mayor

He announced his candidacy for Mayor of New York City in the 2021 election on November 17, 2020. Eric had long been thinking about running for New York mayor. Moreover, he predicted that the race’s Democratic primary would boil down to a two-way race between him and NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer in 2018. Adams plans to appeal to white voters by leveraging his experience as a police officer, demonstrating his understanding of public safety issues so as to win the seat.

Eric Adams Brooklyn

He was elected as a Brooklyn Borough President with 90.8 percent of the vote on November 5, 2013. Moreover, In 2017, Adams was re-elected with 83.0 percent of the vote. Notably, in both of his campaigns, he was unopposed in the Democratic primaries.

Eric Adams Nyc

He is currently the Borough President of Brooklyn, New York City. He switched back to the Democratic Party in 2006 running for a New York State Senate. Adams won the election in 2013 when he was elected to be the Brooklyn Borough President. He was among the legislators who suggested a pay raise for legislators when he was a freshman state senator, in 2007 and 2008. Notwithstanding, they are ranked third-highest in pay among all state lawmakers in the U.S.

Adams worked as an officer for New York City Police Department where he retired on November 7, 2006, after distinguished 22 years in service. He became well-known to New Yorkers as a tireless and thoughtful advocate for the people and communities he served as a Captain in the NYPD. Moreover, Adams earned widespread praise for creating innovative programs on issues ranging from conflict resolution to child abuse prevention.

Eric Adams Healthy At Last | Plant-Based Diet

He became vegan after learning he was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 2016. This was after researching alternatives to lifelong insulin injections, he decided to change lifestyles rather than seek traditional treatment for diabetes. Adams sought the opinions of physicians including Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn Jr. of the Cleveland Clinic to decide on what to do.

After changing lifestyle and turned vegan, Adams lost 30 pounds and reversed his diabetes as well as reducing his blood pressure and cholesterol levels. Moreover, Adams started to encourage others to switch to a healthier diet and that public health spending for diabetes should go towards lifestyle changes rather than treating disease.

Eric Adams Book

He published his book in October  2020, after conquering Diabetes through healthier eating as a vegan. Furthermore, his book is about his health journey which he started in 2016 that advocates for healthier lifestyles.

His book is:

Healthy at Last: A Plant-Based Approach to Preventing and Reversing Diabetes and Other Chronic Illnesses

Eric Adams Net Worth

He is a retired officer,  former senator, and current Borough President of Brooklyn, New York City. Over the years, he has accumulated a hefty fortune through his hard work. Adams has an estimated net worth of $ 7 million.

Who is Adams Eric

He is an American retired police officer, politician, author, and writer in the United States. Currently, Adams is the 18th Borough President of Brooklyn, New York City. Moreover, he is a vegan.

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