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Laurene Powell Jobs

President, Emerson Collective
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Net worth 2018: $19.64 Billion
Residence: West Milford, New Jersey, United States
Country: United States
BirthDay: 6 November 1963
Children: 3
Education: Master of Business Administration, Stanford Graduate School of Business; Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School
BIOGRAPHY

Laurene Powell Jobs was bornon 6 November 1963 in West Milford, New Jersey, United States, United States, is President, Emerson Collective. Laurene Powell Jobs is #61 in List Billionaires People In The World. Laurene Powell Jobs is the widow of Apple cofounder StEve Jobs. She founded and chairs the Emerson Collective, an organization that uses entrepreneurship to advance social reform and to assist needy students. She also cofounded College Track, a nonprofit program that helps disadvantaged students prepare for and graduate from college. In July 2017, she bought a majority stake in The Atlantic magazine and website for an undisclosed price. Powell Jobs has made a $100 million commitment to "XQ: The Super School Project," a nationwide competition to redevelop high school curriculum.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2012

$11 Billion

2013

$11.7 Billion

2014

$16.6 Billion

2015

$19.1 Billion

2016

$17.7 Billion

2017

$20 Billion

2018

$19.64 Billion

My relationship with money is that it's a tool to be self-sufficient, but it's not something that is a part of who I am.

Laurene Powell Jobs
TIMELINE
2017

On July 28, 2017, Powell Jobs organization Emerson Collective (based in Palo Alto, California) acquired majority ownership of The Atlantic

2016

As of 2016, Powell Jobs and her family are ranked 44th in the Forbes' annual list of world's billionaires

2015

In September 2015, Powell Jobs launched a $50 million project to create high schools with new approaches to education

2014

In 2014, she was ranked as the 29th most powerful woman in the world by Forbes

2011

On October 5, 2011, at the age of 56, StEve Jobs, the CEO of Apple, died due to complications from a relapse of his previously treated islet-cell neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer

1997

In 1997, Powell Jobs and Carlos Watson co-founded College Track, a nonprofit organization in East Palo Alto to improve high school graduation, college enrollment, and college graduation rates for "underserved" students

1991

Their son, Reed, was born September 1991, followed by daughters Erin in 1995 and Eve in 1998

1989

In October 1989, StEve Jobs gave a "View from the Top" lecture at Stanford Business School

1985

in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1985

1963

Laurene Powell Jobs (born November 6, 1963) is an American businesswoman, executive and the founder of Emerson Collective, which advocates for policies concerning education and immigration reform, social justice and environmental conservation

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