Michael Flynn Net Worth: Retired US Army Lieutenant General and who once worked as National Security Advisor for Trump Administration for only 3 weeks and 3 days, Michael Flynn has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
Michael Flynn was born on December of 1959 in Rhode Island, United States. He graduated from University of Rhode Island with Bachelor of Science degree in Management science. He then earned Master of Business Administration in Telecommunications from Golden gate University. He is also a graduate of Ranger School, Army Command & General Staff College and Naval War College. Upon graduation ,he decided to start his career in military. At military, he became the assistant chief of staff with the XVIII Airborne Corps at Fort Bragg in 2001.
His military career started in 1981 as he commissioned in the US Army as second lieutenant in military Intelligence. He also commanded the 111th Military Intelligence Brigade from 2002 to 2004. From 2007 to 2008 he served as the director of Intelligence of the United States Central Command while he was also assigned as the director of intelligence of the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan from June 2009 to October 2010.
The next year, President Obama nominated him to become the director of the Defense Intelligence Agency. Upon taking that position, he also became commander of the Joint Functional Component Command for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance. He worked as 18th director of Defense Intelligence Agency until 2014. After leaving military, Flynn and his son ran Flynn Intel Group Inc. that provided intelligence services. During that time Donald Trump was elected as the President of the United States and he nominated Flynn to become the 25th National Security Advisor.
Coming as a position of National Security advisor for Trump Administration, he was facing a lot of criticism from media outlets like New York Times, Washington Post and Associated Press. WSJ reported that he was under investigation by U.S. Counterintelligence for his frequent contact with Russian officials. Due to enormous pressure surrounding him, Flynn decided to step down his role working for only 3 weeks and 3 days from January 20 to February 13, 2017.