Conan Harris, who we have known as the husband of Massachusetts Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, tested positive for COVID-19!
This came as big news especially because Conan caught Coronavirus after being locked down with Ayanna during January 6, 2021’s riot inside the U.S. Capitol building.
Apparently, Conan who came with his politician wife to Washington, D.C., for her swearing-in ceremony, a week prior had accompanied Ayanna in the Capitol before the mob (supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump) broke into the building.
Here’s everything you need to know about Conan.
Conan Harris Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Born on July 13, 1977, Conan Harris turned 43 years of age in 2020. This makes his zodiac sign Cancer.
Conan Harris Wikipedia — Family, Hometown, Jail
While most are aware of Ayanna being a supporter of prison reform and supports programs for prisoner reentry, only a rare population knew about Conan Harris’s decade in jail.
Conan was arrested for the first time when he was in the seventh grade. Because he and his friends beat up a boy who lived in a rival neighborhood. “We beat him up pretty bad, jumped off the bus, and ran away,” he had told, a reporter at Northeastern University.
Conan then went on to serve ten years in prison on drug trafficking charges.
When he was 14, the experience involving a dear friend Marvin’s death influenced him to turn his life around. So much so, he vowed to make a difference in his community.
Coming from his hometown of Boston, Conan, at the time of this writing, lived in Dorchester, Mass. Just like Ayanna, he grew up in a single-mother household. He was raised by a family of “strong women”, must be his mother and sisters, Ieasha James and Malika Harris.
Height, Weight, Distinct Features
Standing to a height of 5′ 9″ and a lately reported weight of under 92 kg, Conan Harris continued looking sharp even in his early forties.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
With near 4 thousand followers, Conan Harris was an active user of Facebook. He appeared keen on sharing now and then pictures from his personal or professional life.
Conan Harris Job, Net Worth, Education
In January 2020 Conan Harris became the CEO/Founder of CJ Strategies LLC, a consulting firm in Boston, Massachusetts. So in 2021, he also continued working as a principal consultant at Conan Harris & Associates.
Between 2015 and 2020, he served as the deputy director of public safety and executive director of ‘My Brother’s Keeper Boston’ at the City of Boston’s Mayor’s Office. And before this, for four years, he was the street worker manager at The Boston Foundation.
This way, Conan Harris saved over $500 thousand for his net worth.
Speaking of his education, he earned a Bachelor of Arts In Sociology from Boston University.
Conan Harris First Wife, Daughter, Divorce
Well, Conan Harris has a daughter from his previous romance, possibly his first wife. 9 years of age (until Jan. 14, 2021), Conan’s daughter Cora lived in the Ashmont/Adams neighborhood of Dorchester with Conan and Ayanna.
Ayanna Pressley & Conan Harris: Dating, Wedding, Kids
It was the year 2011 when Conan met Ayanna Pressley for the first time. They found themselves a friendly debate during a meeting at the Charles Street A.M.E. Church in Boston. They two weeks later, they ran into each other again at some other event. Ayanna asked him for a ride and Conan ended up driving her all the way home.
So, they must have started dating sometime later because, three years from then, they were married.
Keeping most of their personal affairs at the bay from the prying eyes, they seemingly led a happy life joined in by Conan’s kid.
Ayanna, who has been public about her experience as a survivor of child sexual abuse, also opened up about being diagnosed with alopecia areata in January 2020. Also known as spot baldness, the ailment is an autoimmune condition, which results in loss of hair from some or all areas of the body. The member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Massachusetts’s 7th district said in a public announcement, “I want to be freed from the secret and the shame that that secret carries with it.”
Luckily, Ayanna tested negative for the pandemic ailment. Although in a statement released on 13 Jan. 2020, blasting on some of her Republican colleagues for “repeatedly refused to wear masks when offered”, she informed her listeners that she and Conan would remain in isolation “in the coming days”.
Last modified: January 14, 2021