Jenna Bush Hager Biography
Jenna Bush Hager is a famous American Television personality, Journalist, Author, and teacher. However, she is also famous for being the daughter of the 43rd U.S President George W. Bush and his First Lady Laura Bush. Currently, Jenna co-hosts Today with Hoda & Jenna, a fourth-hour NBC morning news program. In addition, she is a news editor at Southern Living Magazine.
Jenna was born at Baylor University Medical Centre, Dallas, Texa, United States. She was named Jenna Welch Bush, a name given after her maternal grandmother, Jenna Hawkins Welch. In Dallas, she and her twin sister attended Preston Hollow Elementary School later joining The Hockaday School.
After her father was elected the Governor of Texas in 1994, her family relocated to Austin, Texas. While there, she joined St. Andrew’s Episcopal School and Austin High School from 1996 until she graduated in 2000.
After her father became the U.S president in 2001, Jenna joined the University of Texas at Austin as she still took summer classes at New York University. However, while still there, the two twins, Jenna and Barbara made headlines after they were arrested for alcohol-related charges twice in 5 weeks; On April 39, 2001. they were arrested in possession of alcohol under the age of 21 while in another scenario Jenna was arrested attempting to use a fake ID to buy alcohol.
In August 2009, Jenna was hired by NBC as a correspondent and contributor for the Today Show. With time, her media profile has progressed on where today she fills in as the orange room anchor during the 7-9 AM hours, substituting Kathie Lee Gifford or Hoda Kotb in the 4th hour.
Jenna Bush Hager Age
How old is Jenna Bush? Jenna is 40 years old as of 2021. She was born Jenna Welch Bush on November 25, 1981, in Dallas, Texas, United States. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on November 25th every year.
Jenna Bush Hager Husband
Jenna is currently married to Henry Chase Hager. The two first met during the 2004 presidential campaigns later engaging in August 2007. However, before his proposal, Henry asked President Bush for permission to marry his daughter.
Their wedding was in a private ceremony on May 10, 2008, at her parent’s Prairie Chapel Ranch near, Crawford, Texas.
The affair became public when Henry and Jenna appeared together at a White House dinner for The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall in November 2005. Jenna’s husband, Henry Hager then worked as a U.S Department of Commerce aide for Carlos Gutierrez and also as a White House assistant for Karl Rove. He is the son of the former Virginia Republican Party Chairman, John H. Hager, a former Lieutenant Governor of Virginia. Hager Senior also served as the U.S Department of Education Assistant Secretary under George W. Bush.
Jenna Bush Hager Children | Kids
Henry and Jenna Hager are blessed with three children. Their firstborn daughter, Laura “Mila” Hager was born on April 13, 2013, second-born daughter, Poppy Louise Hager born on August May 2015, and their last-born son, Henry Harold Hager was born on August 2, 2019.
Jenna Bush Hager Height
J. Welch Hager measures a height of 1.73 Meters.
Jenna Bush Hager Net Worth
Jenna has an estimated Net Worth of around $10 million. Bush amasses her wealth through her broadcast career and book authorship. However, many writers may place her at a higher worth counting on her father’s wealth.