Rachel Levine : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Partner, Education and Children

Rachel Levine is an American pediatrician and four-star admiral in the United States know all about her in this article as like her Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Partner, Education and Children

Rachel Levine : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Partner, Education and Children
Rachel Levine
  Bio
Name Rachel Levine
Birthdate ( Age) 28 October 1957 
Place of Birth United State
Nationality American
Marital Status  Married
Spouse/Partner Martha Peaslee Levine (1988–2013)
Children Dayna LevineDavid Levine
Parents Melvin and Lillian Levine
Education Mount Sinai Hospital (1988–1993), Harvard UniversityTulane University
Profession Former Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health
Net Worth $1 Million - $2 Million
Last Update October 2021

Rachel Leland Levine is an American pediatrician and four-star admiral in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (PHSCC) who has been the United States assistant secretary for health since March 26, 2021.

On October 19, 2021, Levine became the first openly transgender four-star officer in the nation's eight uniformed services with her commission as a four-star admiral in the United States Public Health Service.

Early Life and Family

Born on October 28, 1957, Levine is originally from Wakefield, Massachusetts.Her parents, Melvin and Lillian Levine, were both lawyers.She has a sister, Bonnie Levine, who is four years older.Levine is Jewish and grew up attending Hebrew school.Levine earned a high school diploma from Belmont Hill School in Belmont, Massachusetts.

Levine graduated from Harvard College and the Tulane University School of Medicine and completed a residency in pediatrics and fellowship in adolescent medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, New York.

Rachel Levine Husband, Is Rachel Levine Married

Rachel Levine married with wife Martha Peaslee Levine,married in 1988, during Levine's last year of medical school,and divorced in 2013.Levine has two children.She transitioned in 2011.

Rachel Levine Net Worth

Rachel Leland Levine is an American pediatrician  and four-star admiral in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned has an estimated Net Worth around $1 Million - $2 Million

Professional Career

Levine had a fellowship at New York City's Mount Sinai Hospital from 1988 to 1993 where she trained in pediatrics.After moving from Manhattan to central Pennsylvania in 1993,she joined the staff at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. During her tenure there, she created Penn State Hershey Medical Center's adolescent medicine division and eating disorders clinic. She was in charge of the latter when she was nominated for the position of Pennsylvania Physician General in 2015.

In 2015, Levine was nominated by Pennsylvania Governor-elect Tom Wolf to be Pennsylvania's Physician General.In her capacity as Physician General, Levine signed an order that allowed law enforcement officers to carry the anti-overdose medication naloxone. She has credited the drug with saving the lives of almost 1,000 opioid users who had overdosed.She served as Physician General until 2017.

In July 2017, Governor Wolf appointed Levine as Secretary of Health,and she was unanimously confirmed by the Pennsylvania State Senate.During 2020 and until January 23, 2021, Levine led the public health response on COVID-19 in Pennsylvania as the state secretary of health.She worked closely on a daily basis with the FEMA director and led a daily press briefing.