Born and raised in Minnesota, Samantha Hegseth worked in the Vets For Freedom organization. She gained public attention after she got married to Pete Hegseth, a Fox News Channel Contributor. The couple got divorced in 2017. She is currently working at the Fox News Channel.
Divorced With Pete Hegseth
Samantha Hegseth and Pete Hegseth started dating when he was still married to Meredith Schwarz. The couple first met at Samantha's workplace Vets For Freedom, where Pete worked as an executive director.
Samantha and Pete got married in 2010 at St John's Episcopal Church. The couple lived together for seven years. The couple has three children, a daughter Boone and two sons Gunner and Rex.
Samantha filed for divorce after she found about his extra-marital affair with the executive producer of Fox News Channel Jennifer Ratchet and daughter from the relationship.
As for now, she is living single, along with her three kids.
Who Is Pete Hegseth?
Pete Hegseth is a Fox News Channel contributor, former executive director of Vets for Freedom, and former Army officer. Hegseth also a strong supporter of President Donald Trump.
Pete has earned two bronze stars for his service in the Army while he was in Iraq and Afganistan. He started to work for Fox in 2014, as a contributor. In Fox, he has worked in various programs as co-host, including PargerU, Fox Files, Outnumbered, The Five and Fox, and Friends.
He is still working at Fox News Channel as a Co-host and news contributor.
What is Samantha Hegseth's Net Worth?
Samantha Hegseth's net worth is around $1 million, as of 2020. Her ex-husband has a net worth of $3 million.
Samantha also co-hosts few programs on Fox News Channel, from which she earns an average salary of around $50,000 per annum.
Used to Work at Vets For Freedom
Samantha Hegseth used to work for the organization Vets For Freedom. She worked as a spokeswoman for the organization in 2008. A group of Afghan and Iraq war veterans with 527 groups founded the organization in 2006.
The main work of the organization was to promote the recruitment of US Troops during the 2007 Iraq War. She also met her ex-husband Pete, who used to work as an executive director for the company.
Currently, she is working at the Fox News Channel. She is also one of the news contributors and co-hosts the programs in Fox News.
Born And Raised In Minnesota
Samantha Deering was born on 1st January 1970, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. She holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She was raised in her hometown by her parents.