Who is Mike Wolfe’s wife? Jodi Faeth Wiki Bio
Jodi Faeth was born in the second half of the ‘60s in the USA – she holds American nationality. She is known for being the wife of Mike Wolfe, an American reality TV star, best known for his “American Pickers” TV show.
Early life and education
Jodi was raised in the US by her parents in a middle-class family; Jodi’s mother was a housewife. Jodi matriculated from high school in 1985, and then enrolled at a university graduating with a bachelor’s degree in 1990.
Jodi is only known to the public for being the wife of Mike Wolfe – she has been a housewife since the two became parents in 2012. Previously she was an accountant before her pregnancy, and took some time off after giving birth to their child, returning to work in 2017.
Love life and marriage with Mike
Jodi and Mike met in 1994 after being introduced by a mutual friend – they began dating long before Mike launched his “American Pickers” reality TV show and became popular for it. After around 18 years of dating, Jodi and Mike finally married in 2012, inviting only their closest friends and family to the wedding.
In the same year on 30 January, Jodi gave birth to their daughter Charlie Faeth Wolfe – it was soon revealed that she had cleft palate, and therefore had to undergo several surgeries for this to be fixed. Jodi was in a relationship with another man before she began dating Mike, and the two have a son together named Kyle, who was raised solely by Jodi after she split with the mystery man when Kyle was six years old. Jodi, Mike and their daughter Charlie are living in Le Claire, Iowa in their house which they purchased in 2012 for $175,000.
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Hobbies and other interests
Jodi is a big fan of travelling, and she and her husband spent their honeymoon in Hawaii – the two have also travelled to several other USA states together throughout the years, and have been to Greece and Turkey as well. Jodi enjoys watching her husband’s “American Pickers” TV show, and has occasionally appeared in it – she also likes watching movies and TV series in her spare time, and some of her favorites include the “Catch Me if You Can” movie starring Matt Damon and Tom Hanks, and the “Friends” TV series starring Jennifer Aniston and Matt LeBlanc.
Both Jodi and Mike are big lovers of animals, and have a pet dog.
It was revealed in 2013 that Jodi was fighting against stage two non-Hodgkin lymphoma (type of cancer) – she decided to try and fight it with her own ideas, turning vegan and following a strict exercise regime while she also began taking medications and started going to therapy. Her family showed support by taking care of her daughter. Jodi has won her battle against cancer, and is currently living cancer-free after having recently checked if the cancer came back.
Appearance and net worth
Jodi is around 52 years old. She has long brown hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 6ins (1.67m) tall, and weighs around 128lbs (58kgs) – her personal net worth is over $100,000, while her husband Mike’s wealth is over $5 million.
Who is Mike Wolfe, Jodie Faeth’s husband?
Mike Wolfe was born on 11 June 1964 in Joliet, Illinois USA – his zodiac sign is Gemini and he holds American nationality. He is the creator and star of the “American Pickers” reality TV show, which also stars another American Picker, Frank Fritz. Mike and his two siblings were raised by their mother Rita Wolfe, as their father left the family when Mike was still a kid.
Tthe family of four was always struggling with money, often not having enough to pay their bills or buy food. To help his family, Mike began purchasing items and then selling them for more money, while he also learned how to offer people things in exchange for food and other necessities.
His interest in treasure hunting was first noticed by his mother when he was six years old, after he took a bicycle his neighbor threw into trash and then sold it for $5.
Proud to announce that my Two Lanes Guesthouse vacation rental in Columbia, TN is now OPEN! This is the first time fans of @americanpickers can see my vision for the picks I collect. Looking forward to your visit! https://t.co/kVKSfoMaUV pic.twitter.com/Ky2ezGvel0
— Mike Wolfe (@AmericanPicker) September 13, 2019
While at high school, he was physically active playing volleyball and soccer, then after matriculation, Mike opened his own antique store called Antique Archaeology, selling vintage collectibles to collectors, designers, with photographers being his primary customers.
He began travelling around the US in search of valuable artifacts and collectible items, before he launched his own show entitled “American Pickers”, which airs on History Channel.
It took him four and a half years of promoting the show’s idea to several networks before finally being accepted by History Channel. The show features Mike and his friend and another picker Frank Fritz, while Mike’s mother Rita has also occasionally been featured in the show.
Mike is also a writer, having published two books about picking entitled “Art of the Pick” and “Kid Pickers: How to Turn Junk into Treasure”, while he is occasionally contributing to “HOSS” magazine. Mike has also appeared in a CBS show, which revolves around an antique shop and is directed by Fred Savage. Mike is an actor too, as he had a tiny role in an episode of the “NCIS” detective crime TV series.