Wendy Rush is a US-based business executive. She is better known as the wife of Stockton Rush, the CEO of OceanGate Inc.
She made came into the limelight after her husband goes missing along with a few other influential people during a Titanic Submersible. As we move further, you can find more details about her such as wiki, age, net worth, bio, children, family, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, religion, and more.
Wendy Rush Wiki/Biography
Wendy Rush was born in an American family in the United States. Her maiden name is Wendy Hollings Weil. As her birthday is unavailable, her zodiac sign also remains unknown.
She graduated high school from The Hotchkiss School in Connecticut in 1980. Further, she attained her bachelor’s degree at Princeton University in 1984.
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Wendy Rush Husband & Family
Wendy Rush’s marital status is married. Her husband’s name is Stockton Rush. As mentioned above, he has been serving as the CEO of the diving and tourism company OceanGate Inc.
As per our research, they got married in 1986 and have been together for more than three decades now. In fact, they both went to the same university for attaining their bachelor’s degrees.
Though she hasn’t publically spoken anything about her children, it is believed that she is a mother of two children (a son and a daughter).
Her ethnicity is mixed and her nationality is American. Her parents are Richard Weil and Polly Weil. While her mother is a partner in an interior design company, her father actively works in the medical profession.
Further, her great-grandparents are Isidor and Ida Straus. They both are victims of the Titanic wreck that took place in 1912. Leaving this, we have no information about her siblings.
Wendy Rush Age, Height & More
While Wendy Rush’s exact age is unavailable, she is believed to be in her early 60s. Her height is 5 feet 4 inches and weighs about 57 kg.
Rush has blonde hair and brown eyes. While her body measurements are a mystery, her shoe size is 6.5 (US).
Wendy Rush began working various jobs after completing her higher studies. As per various sources, she primarily worked as a substitute teacher in England.
Further, she spent a few years working in the job position of account manager at a company named Ladd Associates.
However, she eventually joined the OceanGate Foundation as a board member in 2013. The not-for-profit was launched with the aim to under all the oceans through exploration, education, and outreach.
In 2017, she was appointed as the company’s president while still being a part of the board. Further, she became a part of OceanGate Inc. by joining the company in the role of Comms and Tracking Team Member in June 2021.
In just six months, she was allotted the role of Communications Director in January 2022. To this date, she still serves in all the appointed roles in the above two companies.
Wendy Rush’s Net Worth
Wendy Rush’s net worth is $2.25 million (estimated). Her major source of income is her salary. She actively receives salaries and various perks from both these companies.
As per Salary.com, an average employee at OceanGate receives $813,006 in salaries annually. We can expect her salary to touch seven figures. Thereby, we can conclude that she received more than $1 million in salaries from both companies combined.
- She has around 164 followers on Linkedin.
- She currently resides in Seattle, WA.
- Apart from Linkedin, she is quite inactive on other social media platforms.
- She is a Member of ARCS Foundations Seattle Chapter.
- She is a nature lover.
FAQs about Wendy Rush
Wendy Rush is the wife of Stockton Rush, OceanGate CEO.
Her father’s name is Richard Weil and her mother is Polly Weil.
She has two children.
$2.25 million (estimated).
Image source: Wendy Rush’s Linkedin account.