Jim Pillen Age, Career, Politics, Family, Salary and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Jim Pillen. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Jim do for a living?
  2. Who are Jim’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Jim’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Jim married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
  5. Does Jim have any children?
  6. Where is Jim now?
  7. How tall is Jim?
  8. How much money does Jim earn?
  9. What is Jim’s net worth?

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Who is Jim Pillen?

James D. Pillen abbreviated as Jim Pillen is an eminent American politician, veterinarian, and livestock producer who is the governor-elect of Nebraska. Being a member of the Republican Party, she is a member of the Nebraska State Board of Regents and its former chair.

How Old Is Jim Pillen?

He is 66 years old as of November 2022, having been born on December 31, 1955, in Columbus, Nebraska, U.S. Jim shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Brooklyn McKnight, Bailey McKnight-Howard, Max Mills, Harvey Mills, Gabby Douglas, and many more.

Jim Pillen Family

Who are Jim Pillen’s Parents and Siblings?

His secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we will update it here as soon as possible.

Jim Pillen Education

He received his high school education at Lakeview Junior-Senior High School where he graduated in 1974. After graduating from high school, he attended The University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in animal science. Later, he attended Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine where he earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. From 1975 to 1978, he was a defensive back for the Nebraska Cornhuskers football team under Tom Osborne.

Jim Pillen Marital Status

He is married to the love of his life Suzanne Pillen.

A Photo of Jim Pillen
A Photo of Jim Pillen

Jim Pillen Kids

He and his wife Suzanne have four kids. However, his kids’ names and whereabouts are not mentioned on the internet.

Jim Pillen Career

He is a practicing veterinarian and also works as chair of Pillen Family Farms. The business which is operated by members of Jim’s family, in 2003, acquired DNA Genetics. Moreover, he has worked as president of the Columbus and chair of the Columbus Community Hospital Board of Directors. Since 2012, he served on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents (which governs the University of Nebraska system) thus holding the position of both vice-chairman and chairman in 2018 and 2020 respectively.

In the 2022 Nebraska gubernatorial election, he is the Republican nominee. During the Republican primary election, he refused to debate his primary rivals. And he was then endorsed by incumbent Governor Pete Ricketts and former Governor Kay A. Orr. In a crowded field of primary candidates, Jim went on to win the nomination with about 33.75% of the vote, defeating Charles Herbster (who received 30.13%), Brett Lindstrom (25.68%), and Theresa Thibodeau (6.05%). His running mate is former U.S. Attorney Joseph P. Kelly. Moreover, he campaigned on opposing abortion and critical race theory. In the general election, he refused to debate his Democrat opponent Carol Blood.

Jim Pillen Height and Measurements

Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 5ft 10inches (1.78m) and a weight of 86kg (189lbs).

Jim Pillen’s Salary and Net Worth

His salary is not mentioned on the internet but news on the internet shows that he has a net worth of around $221 million.