Jennifer Montana is a successful model, actress and jewelry designer. She has appeared in a number of successful TV series including Home & Family, Adventures with Kanga Roddy, and numerous others. In addition to her professional endeavors, Jennifer is also known as the wife of the former American football player Joe Montana.
With her husband, Montana is a mother of four children. She also shares a great bond with all of her children. How is her marital relationship? What is her net worth in 2023?
Here we are going to explore some untold details of her personal and professional life.
Who is Jennifer Montana? Her age and early details
Jennifer Montana is an American actress and former model. She was born Jennifer Sharon Wallace on July 7, 1958. As of 2023, Montana is 64 years old.
She holds an American nationality and comes from a mixed ethnic background. But unfortunately, the famous husband has not revealed any details about her father or mother.
Jennifer Montana is a successful actress and model
Not many people know, but Jennifer Montana is an actress and a former model. As a model, she became part of several commercials and also appeared in many successful TV series.
She made her debut as an actress in 1998 where Montana appeared in a TV series named Adventures with Kanga Roddy. In the series, she played a character named Miss Lisa in 39 episodes from 1998 to 2000.
Likewise, in 1999, she became part of a TV special, Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit ’99. Later in 2016, she made guest appearances in two different talk shows viz Hollywood Today Live and Hollywood health report. Her last TV appearance was in 2017 on the talk show called Home & Family.
She currently works as a jewelry designer
Besides films and TV works, Jennifer is also a jewelry designer. As a designer, she is also the founder of Jennifer Montana Designs where she designs a range of jewelry. She founded the company in September 2013. It has been more than 7 years since she has been leading the company.
Likewise, Montana is also a freelance painter and artist. She also makes ceramic based products as a freelancer. She has been working as a freelancer since October 2009, which is now more than 13 years ago.
Montana is also a philanthropist
In addition to all her artistic endeavours, Jennifer is also a philanthropist. She often donates a significant amount of money to various charities. In fact, Jennifer Montana Designs, her property, is committed to providing employment opportunities to the economically disadvantaged. Not only this, but she also donates 80% of her company’s net profit to charity.
Jennifer Montana is married to her husband Joe Montana
As we mentioned earlier, Jennifer is the wife of former NFL quarterback Joe Montana. The couple got married in 1985, after dating for a while. They first met when they worked together in the commercial for Schick razor. Their first meeting quickly turned into a romantic affair.
Well, years later, Jennifer revealed in an interview with Yahoo that Joe proposed to her with a check at a restaurant. According to her, he wrote:
Jen, what would you say if I asked you to spend the rest of your life with me?
Soon after, he officially popped the question in the most interesting way. He reportedly asked one of the plane pilots to fly with a banner that read, “Jen, will you marry me?”
And as we can see, the rest is history.
Is Joe Montana still married to his wife?
Yes, former football quarterback Joe is still happily married to his wife Jennifer Montana. It has been more than 37 years since the couple got married and their marital relationship is still going strong with no rumors of divorce.
Currently, the sustainable couple lives in Malibu.
Montana is the mother of four children
From her marriage relationship with Joe, Jennifer is a mother of four children. Her first child Alexandra Montana was born on October 10, 1985. Their second child, again named a daughter Elizabeth was born a year later on December 20, 1986. Their third and fourth child, Nate and Nick were born on October 3, 1989 and April 28, 1992 respectively.
The couple has a great relationship and all her children are already adults. Both of her sons have followed their father’s path as a footballer.
An unknown woman nearly kidnapped Jennifer’s grandchild
On September 26, 2020 an unknown woman attempted to kidnap Jennifer’s nine-month-old grandchild. According to the reports, a woman named Sodsai Dalzell broke into their Malibu home around 5 p.m. Saturday night and attempted to arrest the child.
While the lady was holding the child, Jennifer confronted her and tried to take control of the situation, asking the suspect to hand over the child. She then took the baby from the hand of the accused 39-year-old kidnapper. Following the incident, the LA Police Department said in a statement:
A struggle ensued and Mrs. Montana was able to pry the child safely from the suspect’s arms.
Sodsai, who had already fled when she handed the baby over to Jennifer, was later caught by Lost Hills Sheriffs. She was then charged with kidnapping and burglary. Joe later even thanked everyone who reached out to help him in a Tweet. He wrote,
“Thank you to everyone who reached out. Scary situation, but thankful that everyone is fine. We appreciate the respect for our privacy at this time.”
She is not officially on any social media platforms but she has an Instagram account for her business called Jennifer Montana Design. She has more than 1600 followers on the page. Likewise, she also has an unofficial Twitter account in her name.
She apparently keeps away from socializing for most of her life and leads a private life.
What is Jennifer’s net worth?
As a successful actress and businesswoman, Jennifer earns a lot of money. If sources are to be believed, she has a net worth of over $80 million.
On the other hand, her husband Joe is worth around $100 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. He has earned most of his money from his football career.
At six feet tall, Joe spent most of his extensive career playing for the San Francisco 49ers. He played as a quarterback for the team from 1979 to 1992.
Where does Joe Montana’s wife Jennifer Montana live?
The celebrity husband currently lives at her husband Joe’s beach house in Malibu. The pair fell over $7.4 million in their home.
The mansion features three bedrooms and two colorfully hued baths plus an all-white galley-style kitchen.
Joe and his wife previously purchased a $2.275 million condo in San Francisco’s Marina District.
Jennifer Montana’s height and body measurements
- Her height is 5ft 10in (1.78m) and her weight is 65kg.
- Jennifer’s body measurements are 34-28-39.
- She has blonde colored hair.
- And her eye color is blue.
Takeaways about Joe Montana’s wife Jennifer Montana
- Jennifer is from the United States of America.
- Montana is 64 years old.
- Jennifer is a former model actress turned jewelry designer. She is also a philanthropist.
- Her husband is Joe Montana, a former NFL legend.
- Jennifer met her husband on the set of Schick’s razor commercials.
- Joe’s wife Jennifer has four children with him.
- Montana has now been married to her husband for over 37 years.
- Her net worth is reported to be $80 million.
- She has no official social media accounts.
- She now lives in her beach house in Malibu.