Jay Inslee Biography


Jay Inslee is an American lawyer and politician, who is famous as the governor of Washington.

More about the relationship

Jay Inslee is a married man. He married Trudi Inslee on August 27, 1972. They both first met in high school and started dating. After their marriage, the couple moved to Selah with their three sons named Joe, Connor, and Jack.

At Selah, the family was living in an old farmhouse where they grew Alfalfa. The couple then got themselves involved in public service, both helping to campaign for a new high school. And in 1995, they both moved back to western Washington.

Relationship Facts of Jay Inslee

  • Jay Inslee is married to Trudi Inslee.
  • Jay Inslee married on August 27, 1972.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 63 days 💑
  • He is father of Three (Joe, Connor, and Jack).
  • Jay Inslee is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Jay Inslee?

Jay Inslee is an American lawyer and politician, who is famous as the governor of Washington since 2013. He is the fifth-generation Washingtonian to live and work in urban and rural communities on both sides of the state. He also has served in the United States House of Representatives as a member of the Democratic Party from 1993 to 1995. Furthermore, he was a presidential candidate for the 2020 election.

Jay Inslee – Age, Childhood, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity

Jay Inslee was born on February 9, 1951, in Seattle, Washington to Frank E. Inslee and Adele A. Brown. His current age is 69. He has two younger brothers named Frank Inslee and  Todd Inslee. His mother used to work as a sales clerk and his father was a high school counselor as well as a football coach, teaching at Garfield High School, Tenino High Scholl, and Chief Sealth High School.

His ethnicity is English, Welsh, German, Irish.

Education: School/College, University

Regarding his education, he attended Ingraham High School. He was a star athlete in the school and graduated in 1969. He was interested in many sports including basketball and football.

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Caption: Jay Inslee and his wife (source: Pinterest)

After completing high school, Inslee got enrolled at Stanford University for his further studies. His field was medicine. But unfortunately, he was compelled to drop out as he was unable to grab a scholarship.

He then returned to his home and started studying at the University of Washington where he graduated with a B.A. in economics in 1973. Furthermore, he then attended Willamette University School of Law where graduated in 1976 with his J.D degree.

Jay Inslee – Professional Career

Inslee started his career in 1985, where he was involved in public service along with his wife Trudi in an effort to build a new public high school.

He then became the representative of the 14th Legislative District in the state House of Representatives. Likewise, he continued to serve the communities it the Yakima Valley.

In 1992, he was elected to congress.

Then in 1998, he moved back to the Puget Sound area and was elected to congress. He served as a Congress until 2012 when he was elected as a governor. In 2016, he was re-elected.

While in Congress, he co-wrote a book called ‘Apollo’s Fire: Igniting America’s Clean-Energy Economy, which was released in October 2007. The book was about a national program to fight climate change in a sustainable way and job creation. He was known as a forward-thinking leader, especially on issues of clean energy and the environment. His main motto as a governor is growing Washington’s innovative industries and strengthening existing industries.

Due to his work and leadership, Washington is successful to be the only state that ranks as the best place to work and the best place to do business consistently.

The state has also expanded voter rights, raised the minimum wage, provided affordable health care to 800k more Washingtonians, passed historic investments in public schools and infrastructure, and many more.

He has also launched a transformative initiative called Career Connect Washington to prepare young Washingtonians for the economy of tomorrow.


  • He was the first governor to enter the 2020 presidential race.
  • Inslee was the starting quarterback while in High School.
  • He is mostly dedicated to addressing climate change and other environmental issues.
  • Inslee was awarded a “Friend of the National Parks” award by the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) in 2001.

Jay Inslee – Net Worth, Salary

As of 2022, he has a net worth of around $1.5 million. His annual salary is around$183,072.

Rumors, Controversies

There are no rumors or controversies regarding Jay Inslee.

Body Measurements –  Eyes, Hair

He has grey hair with blue eyes. His other physical measurements like height and weight are still unknown. Also, there is no information about his shoe size.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Inslee is active on social media. He has a Facebook account with 155.5k followers. Similarly, he also has an Instagram account with 86.5k followers and a Twitter account with 372.1k followers.


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