Anne Steves Biography
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Birth Name||Anne Steves|
|Net Worth||$10 million (ex-husband Rick's worth)|
|Divorce||Rick Steves (1984- 2010)|
Anne Steves is an ex-wife of famous American television personality and author, Rick Steves. Steves is a host of the famous television show "Rick Steves’ Europe." Anne Steves rose to fame after she married Steves, however, they divorced after 26 years of marriage in 2010.
Born in Washington State
Anne Steves was born Anne Marie Jenkins in Washington State, the United States of America in the late 50s. Anne holds an American nationality and belongs to the White ethnicity. No report on Steves' early life is out.
Steves is the ex-wife of the popular TV personality Rick Steves. Rick is a television show host, known for his television shows including Travel with Rick Steves and Rick Steves' Europe. Besides, Rick is a writer who has written a few Europe Travel guides as well as some summer tour guides for Europian tourists.
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Rick wrote the first edition of his travel guide Europe Through the Back Door in 1979, and further started a business Rick Steves’ Europe Through the Back Door at Edmonds, north of Seattle, Washington. In the show Anne often accompanied Rick.
Rick is also a board member of the National Organization for the Legalization of Marijuana, and he is highly involved in a charity housing project for homeless mothers.
She is Ex-Wife of Millionaire Rick Steves
Alike her early life & family background, Anne Steves is also low-key about her career, except some sources claimed her as a homemaker. Since her divorce with Rick, the celebrity ex-wife barely reveals any update. Surely, as a wife (now ex) of a millionaire TV figure, Anne enjoyed a quality life while the divorce alimony could possibly have boosted her worth.
Some sources claim Anne's fortune to be in the 6-digit figure. On the other, according to Celebrity Net Worth, Rick Steves has a net worth of $10 million, thanks to his TV show Rick Steves' Europe (2000- Present) and success as an author- wrote the first guidebook Europe Through the Back Door in 1979.
While Anne remains under the radar of media, her now ex-husband Rick apart from hosting makes limelight with charity works. In 2017, the American travel writer & hosts donated $4 million to YWCA for housing construction for homeless women and kids. Also, in 2011, Rick Steves donated $1 million to Edmonds Center for the Arts and Cascade Symphony Orchestra.
Is She Dating Anyone After Rick Steves Divorce?
Anne Steves, the mother of 2 children with ex-husband Richard Steves, opted out from the public attention following her divorce. She and Rick were reportedly in a long-time relationship before they exchanged vows in 1984. The wedding ceremony took place in St. Thomas of Villanova while the reception was held at Saint David Gold Club.
While together, the ecstatic couple welcomed 2 children: Jackie Steves and Andy Steves.
As for a fact, Anne and Rick toured together in Europe accompanying him in the TV show production.
However, their relationship turned cold with the time passing by & later in September 2009, Anne Steves filed for divorce in Snohomish Superior Court in her native State of Washington. The couple's divorce finalized in 2010 citing irreconcilable differences as the reason.
Reportedly, after their split, Anne and Rick shared the joint custody of their children. Anne Steves is possibly single right now and has been leading a low profile life after her divorce with Rick.