All about Clayton Echard of the 18th season of The Bachelor!

All about Clayton Echard of the 18th season of The Bachelor!
Clayton Echard (Source: New York Folk)
  • Clayton Echard is the lead on the coming season of The Bachelor
  • He was on the 18th season of The Bachelorette but did not make it to the final
  • He is a medical sales associate who works for the medical device company Stryker since July 2016

Clayton Echard was a contestant on the 18th season of The Bachelorette. He is now the lead on the upcoming season of The Bachelor which is going to premiere in January 2022.

The Bachelor star Clayton Echard
The Bachelor star Clayton Echard (Source: Variety)

What does Clayton Echard do for a living?

Clayton Echard is a medical sales associate who works for the medical device company Stryker since July 2016. He is based in the Columbia area since January 2018 and was in St Louis prior to that. The company, he works for is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies working to make health care better.

Likewise, the company offers innovative products and services in orthopedics, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.

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What is the age of Clayton?

Clayton Echard was born on 29th April 1993 in Columbia, Missouri making him 28 years old. He is the son of Brian and Kelly who has been married for more than 29 years.

Bachelor star Clayton Echard
Bachelor star Clayton Echard (Source: The Sun)

He attended the University of Missouri – Columbia in the year 2015 and received a Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences with minors in Spanish and Business. Likewise, he is currently obtaining his Master’s of Business Administration in Health/Health care.

Also, he is taking virtual courses at Southeast Missouri State University and will graduate in 2023. Similarly, he is close to his mother who works as a teacher. He was a footballer who played college football at Mizzo. In 2016, Echard was an undrafted rookie and signed to the Seattle Seahawks. In the same year, he played in all four of Seattle’s preseason games and made it past the first round of cuts.

Clayton Echard on The Bachelor

Clayton Echard is going to be on the show The Bachelor which will premiere in January. During the first teaser of the new season, he said,

“I’m just a Midwest guy from Missouri that just wants to find love. And I believe more than anything that my future wife is here.”

Michelle Young and Clayton Echard
Michelle Young and Clayton Echard (Source: Showbiz Cheat Sheet)

Previously, he was in The Bachelorette where he made it to the final 8 and got a one-on-one date. But he was eliminated before the rose ceremony after Michelle Young felt he was not the person for her.

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