American journalist, author, and television host Jenna Bush Hager. Their total net worth is 14 million dollars, as she is married to Henry Hager, a managing director of private equity. Jenna Bush is widely recognized as the daughter of the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush.
In addition, Jenna is the granddaughter of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush and was named Jenna Louise Hawkins after her maternal grandmother. In addition, she is highly active on social media, with over 1 million followers on Instagram alone.
Jenna Bush rose to prominence as an author, an editor-at-large for Southern Living magazine, and a correspondent, co-host, and contributor for NBC's The Today Show and NBC Nightly News.
Jenna Welch Bush was born on November 25, 1981, in the lovely city of Dallas, Texas. After her father George W. Bush was elected Governor of Texas in 1994, she and her entire family relocated to Austin.
She has German, English, French, Irish, Dutch, Belgian (Flemish), Scottish, Scotch-Irish/Northern Irish, Welsh, Swiss-German, Moravian, and Swedish ancestry. In 2000, while growing up in this new location, she attended Austin High School for her secondary schooling.
Also attending St. Andrew's Episcopal School was Hager. As noted above, Jenan Bush is the daughter of the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush, and the former First Lady, Laura Bush.
Later in 2004, she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in English from the University of Texas. She grew raised with her older fraternal twin sister, Barbara Bush, who is a health care activist.
While attending summer studies at New York University, both sisters found themselves behind the brads, which catapulted them into the national limelight. Two arrests for alcohol-related offenses occurred within five weeks. On April 29, 2001, in Austin, Texas, Jenna Bush was charged with a misdemeanor for underage possession of alcohol.
The very next month, Hager was charged with another misdemeanor for attempting to purchase alcohol with a phony ID bearing her paternal grandmother's maiden name, Barbara Pierce. Jenna entered a plea of not guilty to both charges.
Jenna worked as a teacher's aide for a year and a half at a public Charter school before leaving Washington, D.C. in the summer of 2006. She formerly held an Education Policy position with UNICEF in Panama.
Hager's experiences as a UNICEF employee inspired her to write Ana's Story: A Journey of Hope. Her whole portion of the book's sales was donated to UNICEF. 2008 saw the publication of Hager's second book, Read All About It!
Jenna Bush Hager was appointed a correspondent for NBC News in 2009 and began working in that capacity. She subsequently became a correspondent for The Today Show. After Kathie Lee's resignation on April 8, 2019, Jenna became co-host of the fourth hour of The Today Show alongside Hoda Kotb. When she was chosen for this new co-hosting position, her income reportedly skyrocketed to a staggering $4 million.
Net Worth & Assets
The total net worth of Jenna Bush Hager and her husband, Henry, is expected to be approximately $14 million in July 2022. Apart from it, Jenna Received a handsome amount of $4 million salary annually. She is one of the most popular newscasters in the country and has amassed a substantial amount of fortune throughout her career.
In 2015, the couple purchased a luxury apartment in one of New York City's most exclusive neighborhoods. According to reports, Jenna and Henry paid approximately $4.58 million for this exquisite residence. The pair also owns multiple properties, including a home in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and on Long Island.
On May 10, 2008, Jenna Bush Hager wed businessman Henry Chase Hager, and since then they have led a lavish lifestyle. The two first met during the 2004 presidential campaign of Hager's father. The pair married in a secret ceremony held at her parents' Prairie Chapel Ranch outside Crawford, Texas, over four years after beginning their relationship.
Henry is well recognized for his position as managing director at Waterous Energy Fund, a North American private equity firm. In 2012, the couple revealed on The Today Show that they were expecting their first child.
Hager and Henry welcomed their first daughter, Margaret ‘Mila' Hager, on April 13, 2013. Poppy Hager, their second daughter, was born on August 13, 2015. On August 2, 2019, the couple welcomed a boy named Henry ‘Hal' Hager.
Jenna Bush Hager accepted a $4 million payment for co-hosting the show, which enabled her to collect a substantial amount of riches and ensure her future. Her money comes from a variety of sources, including television series, books, and other endeavors. Her first nonfiction book, named Ana's Story: A Journey of Hope, was published in 2007 and gained widespread recognition.