Karen Waldbillig Kasich wiki, bio, age, husband, married, children
Karen Waldbillig Kasich is an American business executive by her profession. She is mostly known for being the wife of Governor of Ohio and the presidential candidate John Kasich. She is the native of Upper Arlington, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus. She went to get her education from the Ohio State University and got graduated from there with a Bachelor’s degree in communications. She came into this world in 1964.
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Previously, Karen used to work as the vice president with GSW Worldwide which is a health care advertising agency. She then left that job to become a full time parent with her twin daughters who were 2 years old at that time. Karen has now reached at the age of 52 but she still looks very beautiful and attractive. Prior to that, her background is in marketing and communication. She has told the Columbus Dispatch that she is not typical politician’s wife but she enjoys meeting the people on campaign trail.
Karen is married to her husband named John Kasich who is the Governor of Ohio and the presidential candidate. According to the biography of her on Ohio State website, the couple tied their knot with each other in 1997 and since then, they are living their blissful life. According to Cincinnati Enquirer, Karen met John in 1989 when he was congressman and she was working on the public relations project for the Ohio State University. She also has two children, a set of twins together with her husband. They have named their children as Emma and Reese who are now 16 years old. Karen and her two twin daughters have campaigned with Governor in New Hampshire in weeks before the New Hampshire Republican Primary 2016.
Talking about her husband, John kasich is 69th and present Governor of Ohio. He was first elected in 2010 and re-elected in 2014. On 21st July of 2015, he made an announcement about his candidacy for Republican nomination for President in 2016. He had served nine terms as the member of United States House of Representatives representing Ohio’s 12th Congressional District from 1983 till 2001. In addition to the politics, John was also a commentator on the Fox News Channel hosting Heartland with John Kasich from 2001 till 2007. He had also worked as the investment banker, a managing director of Lehman Brother’s’Columbus, Ohio, office. In July of 2015, he announced his candidacy for the President of United States in 2016.
Prior to that, Karen has said that she is supporting her husband by being in the New Hampshire. According to the State website, since she has become the First lady of the Ohio when John was elected in 2011, she has focused her efforts on the topics that are near and dear to her including the wellness of her children and the women’s heart health. Karen was inspired to make the Women’s heart health a focus after the death of her mother due to the congestive heart failure in the year 2010. Besides that, more details about Karen can also be obtained from various sources such as Wikipedia and more and she can also be followed in Instagram and Twitter.