Quick Info about Jo Jorgensen
- Full NameJo Jorgensen
- First NameJo
- Last NameJorgensen
- Born NameJo Jorgensen
- Birth date01/05/1957
- Birth PlaceLibertyville, Illinois, USA
- Zodiac SignTaurus
- ProfessionPolitician, Lecturer
- Net Worth$1 to $5 million
Jo Jorgensen is an American politician and well-known as one of the candidates in the USA vice-presidential election during the year 1996. She was also the running mate of Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election. Jorgensen is one of the candidates in the 2020 presidential election.
Jorgensen was born as Jo Marie Jorgensen on May 1, 1957, in Libertyville, Illinois, USA. She completed her BS degree in Psychology from Baylor University in 1979. Later, she received her master’s degree in Business Administration from Clemson University in 1996. Jo has also got a Ph.D. degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. She completed this degree from Clemson University as well in 2002.
Challenging Donald Trump:
Jo Jorgenson is one of the toughest rivals of the current president Donald Trump. She has been in politics since a very early time and she is related to Hillary Clinton gives an additional advantage too. She knows Trump since the beginning and she is one of the toughest challenges for Trump, who would be facing in this year’s presidential election. Donald Trump and Jo Jorgensen have seen in a lot of photographs as both have been a rival to each other since the early time.
Jorgensen officially started her professional career working at IBM with computer systems after completing her masters’ studies. After her successful career at IBM, she started her own company. Later, Jo co-founded ‘DigiTech’ which was a software company that worked with AT&T and NCR.
She has been well-known as one of the candidates in the USA vice-presidential election during the year 1996. Jorgensen is also well-known for being a candidate in South Carolina’s 4th congressional district in the year 1992. She is currently a senior lecturer at Clemson University. She gives her lectures on Psychology. In August 2019, Jorgensen announced her commencement of the presidential campaign. She also participated in the primary debates that were organized on November 2, 2019.
Jo Jorgensen is a private kind of person. She believes her personal life has nothing to do with her professional life. This is why she hasn’t openly spoken about her family in the media. However, according to some of the reports, she has one daughter.
The estimated net worth of Jo Jorgensen is approximately between $1 – $5 million as of 2019. Her source of income is mostly from her teaching/lecturing profession. She also earns a little amount of money from her current political position.
- Jo Jorgensen loves to play Ice Hockey.
- When asked about her favorite songs, Jo said that she loves all the songs of GNR and double bass.
- Her favorite singer is Axl Rose.
- Jo Jorgensen is very busy with her works and she says she has never been on a vacation before.
- She is a Libertarian and is very proud of becoming one of the Libertarians.