Jean Stothert Bio, Career, Education, Age, Height, Family and Net Worth

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Who is Jean Stothert?

Jean Stothert is an American politician and a former nurse, currently serving as the 51st mayor of Omaha, Nebraska. In addition, she was the first woman to be elected in that position. She took the oath of office on June 10, 2013. She was then reelected on May 10, 2017, and May 2021.


Jean started her career as a nurse, she was in charge of her department budgeting, hiring, and staff management. During her 12 years as a critical care nurse and nursing manager, she served as the head nurse of St. Louis University.

Political career

Moreover, Jean was elected to the Millard Board of Education in 1997. She was re-elected for three terms, including three years as board president, and served until 2009. Jean joined politics after she and her husband relocated to Omaha. After relocation, she decided to ran for the Nebraska Legislature in 2006. However, Steve Lathrop defeated her by 14 votes.

Despite losing in 2006, she decided to ran again in 2009. This time around she was elected to the Omaha City Council, defeating John Blumenthal.

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Mayor of Omaha

She declared her bid to run for mayor on June 29, 2012. In addition, she was able to raise $513, 124 for the campaign compared to $804,700 raised by Jim Suttle. During the primary, she received 32.2% of the votes in the election of April 2, 2013.

On May 14, 2013, she was elected mayor with 57.32 percent of the vote, beating incumbent mayor Jim Suttle. She is the first female to occupy this position. Stothert was re-elected in 2017 and will serve a historic third term as Mayor of Omaha in 2021.

How Old Is Jean Stothert?

She was born on February 7th, 1954, she is 67 years old

Jean Stothert Family

Who are Her Parents?

She was born in Wood River, Illinois to Donald Wolf. However, her father died at the age of 88.

Does she Have Siblings?

Due to her secretive nature, she has managed to keep information about her siblings still private but it will be updated as soon as possible.

Jean Stothert’s  Education

She attended Seattle University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.

Jean Stothert Husband

She got married in 1981 to Joe Stothert, who was also a clinical care surgery specialist at the Nebraska Medical Center. However, he died in 2021of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Jean Stothert’s Kids

She has two adult children Elizabeth Stothert and Andrew Stothert, however much is not known about her.

Jean Stothert Height

Her height, weight, and Net Worth are not yet available at the moment but they will be updated as soon as possible.

Jean Stothert Net’s Worth

Her net worth is estimated to be around $ 5million.