Amy Matthews Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Oct, 2018
Facts of Amy Matthews
Date of Birth: 1973 , May-19
Age: 45 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Amy Matthews
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Minnesota
Ethnicity White
Profession General contractor
Net Worth $700 Thousand
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Light-Brown
Body Measurements 36-26-37 in
Weight in KG 59 kg
Married Yes
Married to Aaron Doering
Children 1(son)
Education Boston University
TV Show Sweat Equity, This New House
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Amy Matthews is a licensed general contractor, personal trainer, TV star and the host. She is best recognized as the host of the DIY Network’s Sweat Equity and Bathroom Renovations. She has also been a host for HGTV's Renovation Raiders. Her work has been featured in several publications including the New York Times. She got her first taste of home improvement at the ripe age of 14. She has tackled similar fix-it-up projects through various organizations for several years. Amy is also a personal trainer, certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Her film and television credits include leading roles in three independent feature films and numerous national and regional commercials.

Early Life And Education Of Amy Matthews

Amy Matthews was born on 19th May 1973, in the United State of America. She grew up in Robbinsdale, Minnesota.  She is an American by nationality belonging to the White-American ethnicity. At the age of 14, she got a chance to observe home improvement first hand.

Matthews traveled with the youth group of her church to repair homes for families who were in need of home renovations. This led to her rise in interest in this field and she did similar kind of projects through various organizations.

Matthews learned the ideas of renovating houses and became an expert in the field by the time she was a young adult.

Matthews completed her education from the Boston University. She also studied at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City. After achieving her education she returned back to her native place Minnesota where she worked with the Guthrie Theatre, the Minnesota Opera, Hey City Theatre, Mixed Blood Theatre, and Open Eye Figure Theatre.

Amy Matthews' Career

Amy Matthews got her first taste if home improvement when she traveled with her church youth group to repair homes for families in need.  She was at the ripe age of 14 at the time. She continued her skills as a learned renovator with The Family Handyman Magazine.

Matthews joined the DIY Network where she honed her do it you skills and became a home improvement specialist as well as a licensed contractor. She has appeared in a number of commercials; both national and regional including the 3M Scotch Blue painter’s tape as well as the HomeAdvisor.

Matthews' film and television credits include leading roles in four independent feature films and numerous national and regional commercials, notably for 3M Scotch-Blue painter's tape and HomeAdvisor. She also served as the latter's Home Improvement Advisor.

Her other endeavors include working with the Habitat for Humanity. She has also involved in the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Los Angeles, St. Paul, New Orleans, Thailand, and Chiang Mai.

Matthews worked with Habitat for Humanity and the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project in cities such as New Orleans, Los Angeles, St. Paul, and Chiang Mai, Thailand. Her work has been featured in many publications such as Esquire, Country Living, Real Simple, Men's Health, Good Housekeeping, and The New York Times.

Amy Matthews' Net Worth And Salary

Matthews' current net worth is around  $1 million. However, the figure is tentative and there is no official confirmation about it. We assure that she earns a huge amount of money for being a media personality. 

She has earned a good amount of salary, as she has worked the popular networks such as DIY and HGTV. She has worked as a personal yoga trainer. Matthews has a body measurement of 36-26-37.

Amy Matthews' Personal Life

Matthews is a married woman. She is married to Aaron Doering, an educator, explorer, and author who is is a full professor at the University of Minnesota. Her husband is a versatile personality. He has been honored with the humanitarian Tech Awards. 

Amy Matthew and her husband studied at the University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment as well as the Royal Candian Geographical Society. They together have a son named Eli. The couple is living a happily married life together.

However, Amy has kept her personal details and her previous affairs confidential. It can be easily said that the couple is doing pretty good together with both being famous in the same fields. Aaron and his wife's relationship status is so strong that there is no sign of divorce.

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