J D Vance Net Worth: Interesting Facts, Earnings, House, Age, Height, Biography

J D Vance net worth:$7 million (approx.)

J D Vance net worth is around $7 million. J D Vance is a famous American author and venture capitalist.

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J D Vance is best recognized for his book “Hillbilly Elegy.” J D Vance has written many books and earned huge sum of money from his career as a venture capitalist. J D Vance also earns some money appearing on many news programs.

J D Vance Net Worth 2022:

J D Vance’s net worth is projected to be $7 million in 2022.

J D Vance Net Worth

J D Vance Biography:

Full Name:James Donald Bowman
Date of Birth:August 2, 1984 
Place of Birth:Middletown, Ohio, U.S.
Age:38 years
EducationOhio State University (BA)
Yale University (JD)
OccupationAuthor, commentator, venture capitalist
Known forCommentary on rural sociology, poverty, Hillbilly culture
Notable workHillbilly Elegy
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Usha Chilukuri ​(m. 2014)​
Military career
AllegianceUnited States
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service2003–2007
Unit2nd Marine Aircraft Wing
Battles/warsIraq War
WebsiteCampaign website

J D Vance was born on August 2, 1984 in Middletown, Ohio, to Donald Bowman and Bev Vance. Lindsay is J D Vance younger sister.

J D Vance Biography
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When Vance was a toddler, his parents split. J D Vance was adopted by his mother’s third husband. His grandparents reared Vance and his sister for the most part.

J D Vance Education:

J D Vance attended Middletown High School for his education. J D Vance joined the United States Marine Corps after graduating from high school and served in Iraq as a public affairs officer. After that, J D Vance graduated from Ohio State University with a B.A. in political science and philosophy. Vance went on to Yale Law School to earn his J.D. One of his teachers inspired him to write his book during his first year of law school.

J D Vance Career:

Having graduated from law school, J D Vance worked as a venture capitalist at Mithril Capital Management. J D Vance is also the co-founder of Canopy, a Columbus, Ohio-based firm that makes cannabis products.

In late 2016, Vance annouced that he planned to move to Ohio to start a nonprofit ( Our Ohio Renewal), and potentially run for office, and work on combating drug addiction in the Rust Belt.

In 2017, J D Vance joined Revolution LLC, an investment firm founded by AOL cofounder Steve Case, as an investment partner, where he was expected to expand the “Rise of the Rest” initiative, which focuses on growing investments in under-served regions outside Silicon Valley and New York City tech bubbles.

J D Vance campaigning

In January 2017, J D Vance became a CNN contributor. In April 2017, Ron Howard signed on to direct a film version of Hillbilly Elegy, which was released by Netflix in 2020, and starred Owen Asztalos and Gabriel Basso as Vance.

In 2019, J D Vance co-founded Narya Capital in Cincinnati, Ohio, with financial backing from Peter Thiel, Eric Schmidt, and Marc Andreessen. In 2020, J D Vance raised $93 million for the firm.

With Thiel and Darren Blanton (former Donald Trump associate), J D Vance has invested in Canadian online video platform Rumble, which is a right-wing alternative to YouTube.

Aside from that, J D Vance has also given his thoughts and political beliefs on major news programs such as ABC News, CBS News, CNN, and Fox News. Since January 2017, he has been a contributor to CNN.

JD Vance Book: Hillbilly Elegy

In 2016, Harper published his book, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis. It was on The New York Times Best Seller list in 2016 and 2017. It was a finalist for the 2017 Dayton Literary Peace Prize and winner of the 2017 Audie Award for Nonfiction.

This book is his account of growing up in the Rust Belt. The book is about his childhood in the Appalachian mountains and the link between its cultural values and the social issues of his community.

The New York Times called it “one of the six best books to help understand Trump’s win”.The Washington Post called him the “voice of the Rust Belt.

J D Vance book has been adapted for the screen in 2020’s HillBilly Elegy, which is based on his writings. In the film, Close, Adams, and Basso play the main parts.’

J D Vance wife:

J D Vance is married to Usha Chilukuri, the daughter of a wealthy business owner. Usha Chilukuri is a his former law school classmate and has Indian-American roots.

J D Vance wife

Usha Chilukuri served as a law clerk to Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts during the 2017-18 term, and she clerked for judge Brett Kavanaugh in 2014-15.