• Sam Kass

    American chef

    Sam Kass

  • Facts of Sam Kass

    Name Sam Kass
    Birth Name Samuel David Kass
    Date of Birth Chicago, IL
    Gender Male
    Birth Country Chicago, IL, USA
    Nationality American
    Profession American chef
    Net worth $5 Million
    Salary $121,348
    Marital Status Married
    Spouse Alex Wagner (m. 2014)
    Children Cy Kass
    Hair Color Blade
    Eye Color Brown
    Father Robert Kass
    Education The University of Chicago


    Sam Kass succeeds to introduce himself as a good chef to the world with his passion and love to bring a magical taste of his dish that everyone loves to eat. He is not just a good cook, he is also a successful business and notable personality in the field of news.

    Kass was born as Samuel David Kass in 1980 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He is the son of Robert Kass, a teacher and Valentine Kass, a science educator. He grew up in Jewish faith and spent his childhood in the Hyde Park of Chicago.

    Sam is a graduate of The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools in the class of 1998. She later enrolled at Kansas City Kansas Community College with a sports scholarship, but later transferred to Triton College. She later earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in History degree from the University of Chicago in 2004.

    Salary & Net Worth

    Sam Kass started his culinary career after opening a healthy and nutritious food supplementary company, Inevitable Table based in Chicago, Illinois in 2007. He later became a senior policy advisor for nutrition for former U.S. president, Barack Obama, and executive assistant for the First Lady, Michelle Obama.

    Sam Kass and Barack Obama, and executive assistant for Michelle Obama
    Sam Kass and Barack Obama, and executive assistant for Michelle Obama
    Image Credit: independent.co.uk

    After leaving the Whitehouse, Kass joined NBC News as a senior food analyst in 2015. A year later, he founded a personal health-conscious organization, Trove Worldwide, in January 2016. He is currently serving as a venture partner for Acre Venture Partners so that his annual salary is $121,348 per year. Reportedly, he has $5 Million net worth as of 2020.

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    Relationship Status

    The author of Future Face, Sam is living a joyful marital relationship with MSNBC news anchor, Alex Wagner. The couple first started dating after meeting for the first time in the late-2000s. After dating for a long-time, they finally got engaged in September 2013, after Kass surprisingly proposed to her for marriage.

    Sam Kass and Wife, Alex Wagner (m. 2014)
    Sam Kass and Wife, Alex Wagner (m. 2014)
    Image Credit: pinterest.com

    The bridegroom then tied the knot on 30th August 2014 at the Blue Hill at Stone Barns in Pocantico Hills, New York. They invited their family friend, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, and their two daughters, Sasha Obama, Malia Obama as well as White House Deputy Press Secretary, Jennifer Friedman.

    Three years later, Kass and his wife, Wagner welcomed their first child, a son, Cy Mindon Kass on 21st July 2017, who weighed 7 pounds and 3 ounces. They again became blessed with their second child, a baby boy, Rafa Rafael Thiha Kass on 16th April 2019. The meaning of Thiha means lion in the Burmese language.

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