Kamala Harris will now be serving as the vice-president of the United States starting in 2021. She will assume the office alongside President-elect Joe Biden. Now, all the attention is gravitating towards Kamala Harris’ life. Moreover, Kamala Harris’ husband, Douglas Emhoff will also be the first Second Gentleman of the United States.
So, who is Douglas Emhoff? Learn more on Kamala Harris’ husband and get to know more on him including his married life, wife, children, net worth, and much more.
|Birth Name||Douglas Emhoff|
|Birthday||October 13, 1964|
|Birthplace||New York City, New York|
|Parents||Michael Emhoff and Barbara Emhoff|
|Children||Cole Emhoff, Ella Emhoff|
|Siblings||Andy and Jamie|
|Net Worth||$6.3 million|
Douglas Emhoff Is Married to Kamala Harris
As Kamala Harris wins the election, many people are interested to know who will be the first Second Gentle of the United States. As you might already know Douglas Emhoff is the husband of the newly elected vice-president of the United States. Likewise, the couple had first met after PR consultant Chrisette Hudlin set the duo up on a blind date. Just after a year later, Douglas and Kamala tied the knot on August 22, 2014, in Santa Barbara, California.
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Nonetheless, the couple has been together ever since and Douglas has been supporting his wife on every step of her political campaign. Besides, his wife also celebrated the couple’s anniversary on Instagram, sharing their picture together with a quote,
“there’s no one I’d rather be with on this journey. Happy anniversary!”
Doug also celebrated after his wife won the election. He tweeted pictures hugging his wife, writing,
“So proud of you.”
Besides, Douglas was previously married to Kerstin Emhoff for sixteen years. The couple also shares two children, Cole and Ella, who refer to Kamala and “Momala”.
What is Douglas Emhoff’s Net Worth?
Douglas is an entertainment litigator and started his career at Pillsbury Winthrop’s litigation group. In the 1990s, he moved to Belin Rawlings & Badal and opened his own firm with Ben Whitewell in 2000. Later, Venable acquired the firm in 2006.
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Douglas had clients like Walmart and Merck. Later, he became the managing director of Venable’s West Coast offices and partnered with DLA Piper in 2017. He worked in Washington D.C. and California offices. Douglas’s wife is a politician and attorney and the vice president-elect of the United States and a member of the Democratic Party. She is set to assume office on January 20, 2021. As of 2020, Douglas and his wife has a combined net worth of $6.3 million.
Douglas Emhoff Wiki-Bio
Douglas Emhoff was born in 1964 in New York City, New York. He celebrates his birthday on October 13, which makes his age 56. Douglas was born to his parents, Michael and Barbara Emhoff. He also has a brother, Andy, and a sister, Jamie. Kamala Harris’ husband graduated from California State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He later became Juris Doctor from the USC Gould School of Law.
Douglas holds an American nationality and comes from Jewish ethnicity.