Matthew Louis Gaetz II popularly known as Matt Gaetz is a well-known American lawyer and politician. He was one of the most important congressional allies of former president Donald Trump. In April 2021, he was investigated because he was alleged that he had a sexual relationship with a minor and violated federal sex trafficking laws.
There are many articles and magazines you can find about Matt Gaetz however, there are not many you can find about his wife so in this piece we will be talking about his girlfriend turned wife Ginger Luckey. You will find everything you need to know about Ginger Luckey like how she met Gaetz, her educational background, and her net worth.
How old is Ginger Luckey?
The exact birth date of Gaetz’s wife Ginger Luckey is not known yet however, as per the reports Luckey is 26 years old. Her qualification is pretty magnificent and if it does not impress you I don’t know what will. She used to serve as the Analyst and Sales Operations & Enablement lead at Apeel. She joined Apeel in September 2016 as Financial Analyst and the company in October 2021. Currently, she is the Senior Associate, Sales Transformation at KPMG US.
She is attending Harvard to get a degree in Sustainable Business Strategy. She also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Accounting from the University of California located in Santa Barbara. Furthermore, she also attended the Corporate Finance Institute.
Before she joined Apeel she used to work at Alamitos Bay Yacht Club and after that, she joined PwC where she served as Tax Intern according to her Linkedin account.
How did Ginger Luckey meet Matt Gaetz?
Luckey told the Daily Mail that her mother Julie “dragged” her to a fundraiser event held at Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club back in March 2020. A source told Page Six that on their first date Gaetz took Luckey to Kimberly Guilfoyle’s birthday party. It seems that they were in a relationship for a few months before Gaetz proposed to her in December 2020.
I love my wife! pic.twitter.com/bQ59V7BDsy
— Matt Gaetz (@mattgaetz) August 22, 2021
However, it did not surprise Luckey, she said, “I had sort of seen it coming,” However, their marriage did surprise everyone because the couple had told that they would get married in August 2022 but they got married on Saturday, August 21, 2021. They had a private wedding ceremony on Catalina Island where only their family and a few friends were present. Matt shared the news of their marriage through a Twitter post of him and Ginger, he captioned, “I love my wife!”
According to the Independent, there were 40 guests, and among the guests was Palmer Luckey, Luckey’s brother is the founder of Oculus VR. Furthermore, officiated by the ex-staffer for senator Rand Paul, Sergio Gor.
Is Ginger Luckey active on social media?
Yes, Luckey is pretty active on Instagram. She has an Instagram account with over a thousand followers however, she has kept her account private.
But there is her second account where she shares about various foods. She is active on that account with the username “Ginge Eats” she has written, “covering the best food & drinks in town!” in her Instagram bio.
Welcome 2022! pic.twitter.com/5lLzDtq4CJ
— Ginger Luckey (@LuckeyGinger) January 1, 2022
Furthermore, she is also pretty active on Twitter where she has more than 18k followers and she often shares a picture of herself and her husband Matt Gaetz. She is also in the Gettr and she has over 5k followers there, she joined Gettr in January this year.
How much is Ginger Luckey’s net worth?
According to the Stars Offline, Luckey’s annual salary when she served at Apeel as Financial Analyst was $78,000 and it is only logical to think that she earns more than that now. Furthermore, her net worth is said to be over $300,000. On the other hand, her husband has a net worth of around $700,000.
Furthermore, Luckey’s brother Palmer is listed as number 22 among America’s richest entrepreneurs under 40. As mentioned, he is the founder of virtual reality company Oculus VR and in 2014 he sold his company to Facebook for $2 billion. According to Forbes, Palmer Luckey’s current net worth is $1.4 billion.
Ginger Luckey’s husband is being investigated
As already stated, Luckey’s husband Matt Gaetz was accused of having a sexual relationship with a minor girl who is said to be 17 years old and it was also said that he paid for her travel. Gaetz did deny the accusation and claimed that all the claims against him are fake.
However, his denial did not stop the investigation, in fact, after the investigation, the police arrested Gaetz’s ex-associate Joel Greenberg.
According to Gaetz, he is a victim of David McGee’s investigation. “I believe that there are people at the Department of Justice who are trying to criminalize my sexual conduct, you know, when I was a single guy,” Matt told Axios. “The allegations of sexual misconduct against me are false,” he added.