MacKenzie Scott, the ex-wife of Jeff Bezos, is said to have finalized her divorce from her second husband, Dan Jewett, who is a chemistry teacher at the posh private school her children attend. Despite being married for more than a year, the couple has no children of their own. Forbes estimates that the philanthropist, who is 52 years old, is worth $43.6 billion.
Who Is Jeff Bezos’ Ex-Wife MacKenzie Scott?
MacKenzie Scott, formerly known as Bezos, an American novelist and philanthropist, was born on 7th April of the year 1970. She has a net worth of US$27 billion as of December of the year 2022 because she owns a 4% stake in Amazon, the company that was started by her ex-husband Jeff Bezos.
In that capacity, Scott is the third-richest lady in the US and the 35th-most well-off person on the planet. In the year 2021, Forbes listed Scott as one of the world’s most powerful women, and Time listed her as one of the 100 most influential people in the year 2020.
Moreover, Scott also won an American Book Award in the year 2006 for her debut novel called “The Testing of Luther Albright,” which was published in the year 2005. Later the year 2013 marked the release of “Traps,” her second novel and since she founded the anti-bullying organization Bystander Revolution in the year 2014, she has been its executive director.
In the year 2020, she gave away US$5.8 billion to working charities, making it one of the largest annual donations ever made by a private individual. Scott has also given over 1600 charitable organizations a total of $14 billion as of the middle of December of the year 2022.
More About MacKenzie’s Early Life and Career
MacKenzie Scott Tuttle was born on 7th April of the year 1970, in San Francisco, California, to financial planner Jason Baker Tuttle and homemaker Holiday Robin. Her family includes her parents and two brothers and she was named after her maternal granddad, G. Scott Cuming, who filled in as a leader and general guidance at El Paso Gaseous Petrol.
She received her diploma in the year 1988 from Lakeville, Connecticut’s Hotchkiss School. Tuttle graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor’s degree in English in the year 1992. There, she studied under Toni Morrison, a Nobel Laureate in Literature. Morrison said that Tuttle was “one of the best students I’ve ever had in my creative writing classes.”
Tuttle worked as Morrison’s research assistant for the novel Jazz after graduating college. She additionally worked in an authoritative job for mutual funds D. E. Shaw while she was in the New York City, which is also where she met her now ex-husband, Jeff Bezos.
Who is Jeff Bezos Currently in a Relationship?
Since his separation from his ex-wife, Jeff Bezos has been Relationship with Lauren Wendy Sánchez. Lauren is an American media personality who rose to prominence as an entertainment reporter and news anchor. She was born on 19th December of the year 1969 and has served as an anchor and special correspondent on Extra, a co-host on KTTV Fox 11’s show called “Good Day LA,” a guest host on The View, and an anchor on Fox 11’s other show called “Ten O’clock News.”
At KCOP-TV in Los Angeles, Sánchez began her career as a desk assistant. Before becoming a reporter for the syndicated entertainment show Extra, she also worked at KTVK-TV in Phoenix as an anchor and reporter.