“Sarah Palin’s Alaska” fame actor, Todd Mitchell Palin or more popularly the “first dude” of Alaska is a member of the Steelworkers union, a commercial fisherman and a part time worker at oil fields of North Slope, Alaska. America’s oil production field has earned this exemplary operator and Todd has seen his fair share of recognition, but he along with his wife have always preferred an average family image. Let’s find out how much Todd Palin’s net worth is in 2018.
Todd Palin Early life
Todd Palin was born on September 6, 1964 to James F. and Blanche Palin in Dillingham, Alaska. He has both Dutch and English forbearers. He was raised in Alaska and he graduated from Wasilla High School in 1982. His wife Sarah and their two eldest children, Track and Bristol have also received their education from the same school. Todd Palin owns no degree, but has taken some courses in college.
Todd Palin eloped with his high school love, Sarah Heath in 1988. They both got married in the August of 1988 and had their first child in 1989. They now have five children together. His life has been quite fascinating from the beginning and has inspired many.
Todd Palin’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Todd Palin was the “first gentleman”, as he was nicknamed, from 2006 to 2009 being the husband of former governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin. Todd Palin was a member of the United Steelworkers Union and had worked eighteen years of his life for the BP in the oil fields of Alaska.
Todd Palin left his job in 2009, as a production supervisor, to avoid a conflict related to his wife’s position. He returned to BP after seven months however, to support his family in financial need, but he chose a non-management position this time to avoid any possible political conflict. Later, in 2009, Todd Palin’s resignation came due to his desire to spend more time with his family.
Todd Palin was interested in community volunteering and it was for that reason that he coached hockey and basketball teams and also worked in youth sports in late 2009. He also judged Miss Alaska pageant in 2008.
In August of 2012, Todd Palin earned more fame by participating as a contestant of “Stars Earn Stripes”, an NBC celebrity reality competition series. Todd Palin has been known to encourage the young generation of Alaska unable to afford education, to get trained on the grounds of oil and gas production. He had quite a say on advising the governor on workforce development issues the young Alaskans faced. Todd Palin is a commercial salmon fisherman on the Bay of Bristol, Nushugak River.
Awards and Achievements
• Todd Palin is a notable actor having worked in “The Detour” (2016), “Sarah’s Palin’s Alaska” (2010) and “Entertainment Tonight” (1981).
• Other than being an oil field production manager and commercial fisherman, Todd Palin is a famous snowmobile racer and a four time champion of the world’s longest snowmobile race, Tesoro iron dog.
Net Worth of Todd Palin
Todd Palin has a net worth of $3.5 million. He holds a Private Pilot certificate and owns an aircraft, Piper PA-18 Super cub.
Todd Palin has carved his own path walks to success. Early from his High school, he has been quite clear of his choices and decisions. He has set an example of how to love, live and work without actually having college degrees or other supports. He has backed his family, even if he had to compromise with his work. Todd Palin is nowadays in news because of some issues with his son, Track Palin who has reportedly assaulted him. He has always had a way out for the heralds he faced, and we are all sure he will come out this time too.