Anne Steves, Ex-wife of Rick Steves; Why did they Divorce?
Quick Facts of Anne Steves
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Anne Steves is a media personality who came to the limelight after her marriage with travel writer, author, and television personality Rick Steves. Her husband Rick is known for hosting Rick Steves’ Europe and Travel with Rick Steves. Anne and Rick were married for 26 years until their divorce.
Anne, after her divorce from Rick, leads a private life and doesn’t appear much on news. What is she doing currently?
Anne Steves Short Biography (Childhood and Ethnicity)
Going through several online sources, Anne is assumed to be in her early 60s at the moment and was born in around the 1960s. However, her exact birth date is not disclosed.
She is an American as per her nationality and has Caucasian ethnic descent. Besides this, she has kept details of her studies and early life under wraps.
According to sources, Anne is a nurse and a social activist. However, she rose to the limelight after marrying the writer-television personality Rick Steves. She might have retired now as she is already in her sixties and might be living raising her grandchildren.
Who is Anne’s husband, Rick Steves?
Anne’s ex-husband Rick is a well-known travel writer, author, television personality, and activist who is widely known for hosting travel documentary television series Rick Steves’ Europe and a travel radio show called Travel with Rick Steves.
He began hosting Travel with Rick Steves in 2005 and has authored numerous travel guides. In 2006, he became a syndicated newspaper columnist and in 2010, he released a mobile phone application called ‘Rick Steves’ Audio Europe which contained self-guided walking tours and geographical information.
Rick has also identified himself as a member of the Democratic Party. He is also endorsed Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign.
Anne Steves and Rick’s Married Life and Children
The former celebrity spouse Anne is reportedly single after her divorce from ex-husband Rick Steves. She dated Rick for a while before tying their marital knot in 1984 amidst family and friends.
They got married in a wedding ceremony held at St. Thomas in Villanova, Pennsylvania, and the reception was at the Saint Davids’ Golf Club.
Together, they share two children named Andy and Jackie Steves. Like his father, Anne’s son Andy runs a travel company Weekend Student Adventures Europe and also released a book titled Andy Steves’ Europe: City- Hopping on a Budget. Her other son Jackie is also into the traveling business and TV shows.
Why Anne and Rick Steves Divorce? Have they moved on with New Relationship?
The couple was married for 26 years and finally decided to end their marital relationship in 2009. The divorce was finalized on 5th March 2010, which took around 1 year for settlement. As per sources, the reason behind their divorce was his travel partner Trish Feaster.
Although she might be married or in a relationship now, due to a lack of confirmed information, her personal life is under wraps.
As of 2022, her former spouse is dating a woman named Shelley Bryan Wee, a bishop from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Net Worth Details & Earnings; What’s her Husband’s Net worth?
As per various online sources, Anne is estimated to have a net worth of around $1 million as of 2022. However, she has not confirmed the exact figure yet. She was a nurse in her early days. She also received a fair sum of money from her divorce settlement.
In the United States of America, the average salary of a nurse ranges from around as low as $48,690 to as high as $104,100 annually.
On the other hand, her ex-husband Rick’s net worth is estimated at around $10 million as of March 2022. He amassed his million-dollar fortune from his successful career as a writer and television personality.