Jeanie Buss Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram
Jeanie Buss Net Worth 2020 – Jeanie Buss is co-owner plus president of the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. She is also famous for being the owner of a roller hockey team called Los Angeles Blades.
She was born on September 26, 1961, in Santa Monica, California, USA. Her birth name is Jeanie Marie Buss and she is currently 57 years old. Her father’s name is Jerry Buss and her mother’s name is Joann Buss.
He father is an investor who later owned the Lakers and the other sports business. She was the third of four children: older brothers Johnny, Jim, and younger sister Janie. Her parents divorced in 1972 and left Buss feeling emotionally abandoned.
Then, she moved in with her dad at Pickfair at the age of 17 and became familiar with the estate that she led guided tours.
Jeanie holds American citizenship but her ethnicity is unknown. She majored in business and graduated with honors from the University of Southern California.
She was appointed as a General Manager for Los Angeles Strings by her father while she was studying in her college.
After that, she became the owner of a roller hockey team called Los Angeles Blades, and worked for four years as the president of the Great Western Forum and then the home arena of the Lakers.
Jeanie Buss became the executive vice president of business operations for the Lakers in 1999 and listed as the ‘Top 20 Most Influential Women in Sports’ in 2005.
She was regarded as one of the few powerful women in sports management by Forbes in 2011 and regarded as one of the most powerful women in NBA by ESPN.
After the demise of her father in 2013, his six children via a trust got his 66% controlling ownership of the Lakers, with each child receiving an equal vote. Likewise, she became president of the Lakers in 2013-2014.
She fired Mitch Kupchak on February 21, 2017, as General Manager and approved her brother Jim as Vice President of Basketball Operations and introduced Magic Johnson as President of Basketball Operation. Recently, she commented that Lakers trying to trade Anthony Davis was false news.
Height and Weight
|Height||5 ft 7 in / 169 cm|
|Weight||128 lb / 58 kg|
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The estimated net worth of Jeanie Buss is approximately $540 million.
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