Taya Renae Kyle is a popular figure in the United States of America, she is the wife of Late us Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, and has made her mark in writing, social service, as well as the political sphere. Taya Kyle is a renowned author, activist, and a political commentator. Taya Kyle net worth has not been explicitly reported anywhere. She had an estimated net worth of million dollars of her husband and added on to it through her own ventures. Now let’s have a close look at Taya Kyle’s net worth in 2018.
Taya Kyle Early Life
Taya Kyle was born on the 4th of September in the year 1974, as Taya Renae Studebaker to parents Kim and Kent Studebaker. She was born in Portland, Oregon, and also has a sister named Ashley Studebaker Brittell.
Taya and Chris met in a Melony bar in the year 2001 and got married in 2002; they later had two children as well. Kaya was not very happy with Chris’s decision to go for the Iraq war, she feared to lose him, and her fears came true in the year 2013. Her husband Chris, one of the best American Sniper, was shot dead by Eddie Ray Routh, an ex-marine, in Texas, at a Gun Range. This was, however, after his career in US military was over, and he was a part of the US Navy SEAL.
Taya Kyle Career
It is considered that after the death of her husband, Taya had become a wreck and found it difficult to move on. However, with time she not only moved on but did great in life. Just like her husband published his Autobiography, ‘The American Sniper,’ Taya also published her’s. It was titled the ‘American Wife: A Memoir of Love, Service, Faith, and Renewal.’ This book, however, was written in collaboration with Jim DeFelice, who is an established war and military author. In this novel, she has spoken about her experiences of being the wife of an army man, dealing with his sudden death, and being a single parent.
Taya’s career as a Political Commentator started when she began giving talks at CNN about her husband’s ventures and became an activist for military veteran’s families.
Awards & Achievements
Although she has been a part of multiple ventures like authoring a book, judging the ‘Miss America Pageant,’ and launching the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation, that works for war veterans and families, she has never really been an awardee. However, the film ‘American Sniper’ that was based on her husband’s Autobiography won the ‘Academy Award for Best Sound Editing.’ It had been nominated for six different Academy awards. The role of Taya was essayed by Sienna Miller.
Net Worth of Taya Kyle
Taya Kyle’s net worth is expected to be somewhere around $4-$5 million. When her husband died, she is expected to have inherited the $2 million he left behind. Apart from this money, she also went on to launch her own book, and the film that was based on the life of her husband, also helped her make quite a lot of bucks. These are a few of those ventures that have been spoken of, other than this she also has her own portal, Tayakyle.com through which she allows people to make any kind of appearance request to her.
According to some source, Taya Kyle net worth is most certainly the $2 million that she inherited, and adding to that is the money she made for herself, which as of now has not been accounted anywhere.
Taya Kyle is an inspiration for many American women in more than one way. She is not just a widow who has done well for herself but is also a single parent who has been able to provide sufficiently to her kids.