Quick Facts of Jana Carter
- Full NameJana Carter
- Marital StatusDivorced
- ProfessionEntrepreneur, activist
- Eye colourGreen
- Hair colourBrown
- SpouseVan Jones (Ex-husband)
- EducationUC Berkeley’s School of Law
- ChildrenMattie and Cabral Jones
Jana Carter is a businesswoman as well as an activist who rose into fame after her marriage and at the same time filing a divorce with her former husband Van Jones. Jones is an Afro-American journalist, famous tv personality, politician and an activist.
Carter is the producer and director of Operations at Magic Labs Media. Furthermore, she is also the board member of Garden Church and owner of Kidpacking. Likewise, she is the niece of Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States of America.
Jana Carter’s Bio, Wiki (Father)
Being a secretive person, Jana Carter has not revealed her date of birth. She was born to her parents, William Alton Carter III, and Sybil Spires. Her father is a politician and his brother Jimmy Carter, is 39th President of U.S. She grew up with five siblings namely Kim, Marble, William, Mandy, and Earl. Carter is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
She attended UC Berkeley’s School of Law and when she was a school kid, Carter worked as the director of Search for Common Ground’s USA Racial Healing Program. Right after completing her education she became involved in several important roles which include journalist, activist.
As of now, Jana is engaged in several entrepreneurship projects. Furthermore, she is the owner of Kidpacking and director and producer at Magic Labs Media. Additionally, Jana is also the board member of Garden Church. Like her husband and father, she is also into the politics.
Jana Carter’s Net Worth & Salary
Jana Carter relates to one of the most identified families of the country. At the same time, she has worked in various places regarding important roles which have accumulated her an impressive amount of money as her salary.
However, there is no information about her exact net worth but her involvement in various projects speculated her net worth to be in millions. On the other side, her ex-husband who is a popular tv personality also collects a good sum of money which allows them to enjoy a generous life. He has a net worth around $1.5 million. Furthermore, after filing the divorce, she is reportedly seeking married as well as child support from the CNN commentator.
Jana Carter’s Personal Life (Married)
Talking about Jana’s personal life, she and her husband rarely talked about it. They both seem to maintain a low profile when it comes to their married life. Jana is the former wife of the famous TV personality, an activist, an NY best-selling author and a person with extraordinary political vision, Van Jones. The couple tied the knot in 2005.
According to the sources, it is claimed that the couple met on an occasion and started dating. Together they are blessed with two sons namely, Cabral Jones and Mattai Jones. But after being together for almost 13 years, the pair decided to separate in May 2018. However, Jana filed for a divorce in September 2018. Sources claimed that the lawyer is seeking both legal and physical guardianship of their two children.
After Carter filed for their separation, the former couple delivered a joint statement and said,
Though we have decided to end our marriage, we still love each other very much. We will continue raising our kids together, running our businesses together and supporting each other’s growth.
This statement clears that they both work for their children’ enhancement and remain a business partner even after their divorce.
Moreover, her husband Jones has also shared their photo with a hashtag, FamilyForeover with the caption,
Divorce means the end of a marriage, not the end of a family.