Jenna Bush is the daughter to the former U.S President George W. Bush. Other than being known as the president’s daughter she has also made her name by being one of the most famous American news personality and journalist. Other than her career, Jenna is also very passionate about teaching and spends some of her time as a teacher. Her main debut to the public came when she was working as an editor-at-large at the ‘Southern Living’ magazine. Her career as a journalist has contributed greatly in her massive net worth. Jenna Bush is currently married to Henry Chase Hager and the two are living happily in their luxurious home in Long Island.
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Jenna Bush Hager Bio: Age, Parents, Siblings
Jenna Bush Hager is the daughter to the former US president George Bush and wife Laura Bush. She was born on 25th November 1981 and has a twin sister Barbra Bush. Jenna went to Preston Hollow Elementary School and then joined The Hockaday School before moving with her family t Austin after her father was elected as the governor of Texas during the 1994 elections. While in Austin, Jenna Joined Austin High School and graduated in 2000, she was then accepted in the University of Texas to pursue her undergraduate where she graduated with a degree in English.
Jenna Bush Hager is not known for only her good character and deeds; during her teenage years, Jenna was caught using her grandmother’s ID to purchase alcohol. Later on she was arrested twice due to her drinking habit that had escalated.
Jenna Bush And Henry Chase Are Married With Kids
Before getting married to Henry Chase, Jenna was rumored to be in a number of affairs. Her most confirmed romance affair was with Blake Gottesman between 1995 and 1996. Blake was a model and their affair with Jenna Bush. After breaking up with Blake, Jenna was involved with William, whom was later confirmed to having another girlfriend thus leading to their breakup with Jenna.
Jenna later fell in love with Henry Hager and got married in 2008. Jenna and Henry have a lot of similarities; 1. they are both journalists, 2. They both come from political families. Henry’s father, John H Hager was the chairman of Virginia Republican Party. Henry has an MBA from University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business Administration.
As a show of respect, Henry asked George Bush for Jenna’s hand in marriage. Henry and Jenna have two amazing daughters; Margaret Laura Hager and Poppy Louise Hager.
Jenna Bush Hager Career
Soon after completing her studies Jenna Bush began working with the Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Public Charter School in 2006 as an assistant teacher. At the same time, she was also working with the UNICEF’s Education Policy Department in Latin America. At the moment, Jenna is a part time teacher at Maryland’s SEED Public Charter School. In 2007, Jenna’s first book, ‘Ana’s Story: A Journey of Hope’ was released, a year later in 2008 her second book; ‘Read All About IT’ got released.
In 2009, Jenna’s journalist career began, she started by working for NBC’s ‘The Todays shows’. Other the Todays Show, Jenna is also an associate anchor on NBC Nightly News. Lately Jenna was seen co-hosting alongside Hoda Kotb, rumor has it that she could be taking over the show from Hoda Kotb though the rumors are yet to be confirmed by the NBC directorate officially.
Being a daughter of one of the most politically prominent family, Jenna has been seen hanging around politicians and political events. In 2004 she was on the forefront of her father’s campaign trails campaigning for George Bush to be the 43rd US president.
Jenna Bush Hager Net Worth And Salary
Jenna Bush Hager net worth is estimated to be $10 million, this is attributed to her career as a journalist and her salary from NBC where she is a co-host to a show. Her salary at NBC is estimated to range between $1 million and $2 million annually.
Jenna Bush and her family own a luxurious house in Long Island which is estimated to cost between $300,000 and $500,000. Details about the value and the type of cars that she owns remain unknown to the public. In addition to Jenna’s net worth, her husband Henry Chase Hager net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Quick Facts About Jenna Bush Hager
Jenna Welch Bush
November 25, 1981 (age 37)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
New York City, New York, U.S.
University of Texas at Austin (BA)
Today correspondent (2009–present) Today with Hoda & Jenna co-anchor (2019–present)