Ever since the day the now Vice-President of the United States of America, Kamala Harris, announced her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential race, everyone has been curious about her. People have always been so thirsty about the life of popular figures and Kamala Harris is not an exception.
Not only about her, people have been curious about her background and her family members, especially her husband named Dough Emhoff. A lot of people want to know the details about Dough Emhoff, including his net worth. If you are one of those who share the same curiosity, this post features the information about it with the addition of some other information.
Douglas Emhoff or just Doug Emhoff has a net worth of $5 million, according to a site that calculates the net worth of popular figures named Celebrity Net Worth. Talking about the net worth of this man is not easy without mentioning his wife, Kamala Harris. According to the financial disclosure form shared by his wife, this family controls assets worth $2.5 to $6 million and roughly $3 million worth of liabilities. It is stated that most of them are in the form of mortgages. As for their liquid assets, most of them are invested in mutual funds and retirement accounts.
In her 2015 Congressional finance disclosure, Kamala Harris reported that her net worth at the time was roughly $3.31 million. Her wealth was mostly from Dough Emhoff, her husband. As for her own, she had a net worth of roughly $400,000.
In 2018, both Doug Emhoff and Kamala Harris earned $1.89 million, according to a tax disclosure released by her in 2019. About $157,000 of that amount was earned by Kamala from his salary as a senate. Around $320,000 was from the royalties of the book related to her memoir The Truths We Hold. The rest of money, about $1.4 million, was from the law partnership drawn by Doug Emhoff. The couple paid $700,000 in taxes. Since they united in 2014, both of them have filed taxes jointly. In that time, these two have spent $2.2 million in federal taxes.
It seems like their net worth will continue to grow knowing the position of Kamala Harris as first woman, the first Black American and the first Asian American in the United States office. It is normal that there will be changes in the roles, prestige and finances of the family after her position. Fortunately, it seems like Dough Emhoff is fine with everything.
Dough Emhoff and his wife, Kamala Harris, have a few homes. All of them have a combined estimated value of $8 million. The number is before mortgage liabilities. Two years before these two got married, in 2012 for exact, Doug Emhoff purchased a home located in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Brentwood. At the time, the place was worth $2.7 million and now the price has increased to around $5 million based on comparable neighborhood sales. In 2004, his wife bought an apartment worth $490,000 in San Francisco. It was the same year when she started to serve as the first black District Attorney of California. The property is currently worth around $1 million. In 2017, both Dough Emhoff and his wife purchased a $1.775 million condo that is located in Washington D.C. Today, this condo is worth around $2 million.
Being the second person and the husband of the second person of the United States of America do not make the eyes of Doug Emhoff and Kamala Harris blind. Even though they have so much wealth and popularity, especially in recent years, they always remember that they belong to the community. Between 2014 and 2019, these two donated around $214,000 to charity. The alma mater of Kamala Harris, Howard University, and the alma mater of Dough Emhoff, University of Southern California were named as two of the recipients.
Doug Emhoff is not only a husband of the Vice-President of the United States of America. He has his own career. He is known as an American lawyer from New York and he specializes in marketing and commercial litigation. The man has also worked in a lot of reputed firms, including Bingham McCutchen LLP, Shaw Pittman, and Pillsbury Winthrop. Besides, he is also a partner in Whitwell Jacoby Emhoff LLP.
- Full Name: Douglas Emhoff
- Date of Birth: 1964
- Birth Place: New York City, United States of America
- Age: 54 years old
- Nationality: American
- Region: Christianity
- Occupation: American lawyer
- College: California State University
- Graduation: University of Southern California
- Heigh: 5 feet 9 inch
- Weight: 63 kg
- Eye Color: Black
- Hair Color: Black
- Wife: Kamala Harris
- Children: Ella, Cole
- Marital Status: Married to Kamala Harris
- Hobbies: Traveling, shopping
- Favorite Actor: Tom Cruise
- Favorite Actress: Angelina Jolie
- Favorite Destination: London
Doug Emhoff was born as Douglas Emhoff in New York City, United States of America in October 1964. He spent most of his childhood in New York City. He went to a local school in the city and then he moved to California to complete his graduation. The man graduated from the California State University in communication and media studies in 1987 with a BA and three years after that he got his Juris degree from the University of Southern California. He also graduated from Gould School of Law.
Doug Emhoff is known to be the husband of the current Vice President of the United States of America named Kamala Harris. Actually, Kamala is not his first one as he was married once before married to her. His first wife is unknown. From the marriage with his first wife, he got two children named Ella and Cole. In 2010, he and the mother of his children decided to take separate ways. Four years later, he got married to his current wife, Kamala Harris, in California. Before getting married, these two dated for a couple of months and then Dough Emhoff proposed to her with an engagement ring.