Jennifer Katharine Gates Biography
Jennifer Katherine Gates is an award-winning equestrian and a Stanford student at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai who is widely known for being born from one of the world’s wealthiest families in the United States.
How old is Jennifer Katharine Gates? – Age
Katharine is 24 years old as of 26 April 2020. She was born in 1996 in Bellevue, Washington, United States.
Jennifer Katharine Gates Family – Parents
Her father Bill Gates (William Henry Gates III) is known as the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation while her mother Melinda Gates (Melinda Ann Gates) is a philanthropist and a former general manager at Microsoft. Her paternal grandfather William Henry Gates II was an attorney, philanthropist, and civic leader while his personal grandmother Mary Ann Gates was a businesswoman, executive, civic activist, and school teacher. Her maternal grandparents are Raymond Joseph French Jr., an aerospace engineer, and Elaine Agnes Amerland, a homemaker. She is the niece of Libby Gates MacPhee and Kristianne Gates Blake. She is the eldest daughter in her family.
Jennifer Katharine Gates Siblings
She has two siblings; her brother Rory John Gates was born on 23 May 1999 in Seattle, Washington, United States, and her sister Phoebe Adele Gates, born on 14 September 2002 in Seattle, Washington, United States.
Who is Bill Gates, Daughter’s fiance? – Boyfriend
She is engaged to Nayel Nassar, a professional equestrian. The couple got engaged and announced their engagement through Instagram on January 29, 2020, which took place on a ski getaway.
Jennifer Katharine Gates Education and Career
Jennifer attended her father’s alma mater, Seattle’s private Lakeside High School, with her brothers. Jennifer enrolled at Stanford University upon graduation. Jennifer is majoring in human genetics, and she has already explored a topic she would like to work on. But school isn’t the only subject Jennifer. She has been riding since she was six, and she is an experienced equestrian. The name of her horse is Alex. Gates’ father set about purchasing a property in Wellington, Florida, a hotspot for affluent equestrians, to support her love. He plummeted $37 million, the Miami Herald reported, to buy a whole string of properties near the estate of Laurene Powell Jobs.
Jennifer performed against Eve Jobs, as well as other prominent show jumpers, such as Georgina, daughter of Michael Bloomberg, Jessica, daughter of Bruce Springsteen, and Destry, daughter of Steven Spielberg. Jennifer told the Horse Network that she made her life juggling education and horseback riding. Gates attends Stanford throughout the week. Gates’ Instagram highlights her travels to Kuwait, Barcelona, and Australia. Jennifer’s father is adamant that his children are all forging their own course through life. She enjoys the weekends at horse shows. He told The Daily Mail back in 2011 that his children will each get a ‘minuscule portion’ of his fortune, which Forbes says is $92.3 billion.