Tim Mynett is a political aide and strategist who has been accused by his spouse of ending their marriage over a romantic affair with Rep. Ilhan Omar.
Rumors have circulated up to now yr on numerous events, relating to Omar’s skilled or private relationship to Mynett. They’ve been photographed collectively in a number of situations. However data in a divorce submitting acquired by The New York Publish sheds new gentle on their alleged romantic relationship: Mynett’s spouse, Beth Jordan Mynett, claims her husband left her for Omar in April.
Neither Mynett nor Omar have responded to those allegations.
Right here’s what it’s essential find out about Tim Mynett:
1. Mynett’s Spouse, Beth Jordan Mynett, Claims Her Husband’s Alleged ‘Affair’ With Omar Prompted Their Divorce
In accordance with The New York Publish, Mynett’s spouse, Beth Jordan Mynett, has cited an extramarital affair as the rationale for her divorce submitting. Particularly, she claims her husband “made a surprising declaration of affection” for Omar earlier than telling his spouse he was leaving her for the Congresswoman.
Per the publication, a partial excerpt of the courtroom submitting reads, “The events bodily separated on or about April 7, 2019, when Defendant instructed Plaintiff that he was romantically concerned with and in love with one other lady, Ilhan Omar.”
2. Mynett & Omar Have Been Photographed Holding Fingers & Getting Dinner Collectively within the Previous
This isn’t the primary time that rumors have circulated across the relationship between Omar and Mynett. DailyMail reported pictures of the 2 getting dinner and holding fingers in Might; in fact, it’s solely attainable that they have been simply getting dinner for skilled causes, given their shared line of labor.
Each Omar and Mynett have kids. Mynett has a 13-year-old son along with his estranged spouse, Beth, and Omar has three kids together with her first ex-husband.
3. Mynett Has Served as an Aide & Strategist for a Variety of Progressive Politicians
Mynett, 38, has labored as a political aide and strategist for a lot of politicians, together with Omar. A number of publications have reported that Omar’s marketing campaign has paid Myett’s consulting group, E Road Group, over $230,000 since 2018, for consulting companies.
Mynett has additionally labored for an additional Minnesota politician up to now: Keith Ellison.
In accordance with his LinkedIn profile, Mynett attended faculty on the State College of New York at Albany, incomes a level in Political Science and graduating in 2003. Since then, he’s labored as a Basis Supervisor on the Alliance for Justice, an Affiliate on the Ashmead Group, and a Senior Director at New Companions, earlier than becoming a member of the E Road Group, the place he works now.
4. Mynett Is a Companion at E Road Group
Mynett’s present place is as a associate at E Road Group, a self-described “progressive consulting agency”. The positioning’s mission reads, “We’re: storytellers centered on constructing genuine manufacturers, trendy campaigners pushed by knowledge, fixed planners centered on the trail to victory and strategic companions devoted to constructing sustained energy.”
E Road Group is barely accepting new purchasers by referral, per its web site. In accordance with Mynett’s LinkedIn, he has had his position as associate for over a yr, having begun in July 2018. Previous to that he labored as a principal for the Mynett Group for just below 5 years.
His position on the Mynett Group reads, “Offering high-level fundraising experience to Members of Congress, candidates for elected workplace, nonprofits, and political organizations. The Mynett Group develops and executes strategic finance plans for a choose group of nationwide purchasers.”
5. Omar Has Been Married Twice; She Break up From Her Second Husband, Ahmed Nur Mentioned Elmi, in 2018
Omar has been married twice. First, she married a person named Ahmed Hirsi, who she known as “the love of her love” in a press release. They separated in 2008, based on her assertion, after seven years of marriage. Omar then married her second husband, British citizen Ahmed Nur Mentioned Elmi, in 2009. They divorced in 2011.