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Kevin Stitt (Governor of Oklahoma) Salary, Net Worth, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Children, Career, Facts

John Kevin Stitt (born December 28, 1972) is a well known and classy American businessman and politician serving as the 28th Governor of Oklahoma since January 2019. Other than this, he founded and is a former chairman and CEO of Gateway Mortgage Group. A Republican, he was elected governor in 2018, defeating Democratic nominee and former Oklahoma Attorney General Drew Edmondson. Stitt grew up in Norman, Oklahoma, and graduated from Oklahoma State University with a degree in accounting. He and his wife Sarah have six children. A member of the Cherokee Nation, Stitt is the second Native American to serve as governor of Oklahoma after Johnston Murray.

Kevin Stitt Age, Height & Weight

  • As of 2020, Kevin Stitt age is 47 years old.
  • He stands on a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall.
  • He weighs around 70 Kg.
  • His eye color is dark brown and has dark brown hair.
  • He wears a shoe size of 9 UK.

Kevin Stitt Quick Facts

Wiki/Bio
Real NameJohn Kevin Stitt
Nick NameKevin Stitt
BornDecember 28, 1972
Age47 years old (As of 2020)
ProfessionPolitician
Known For28th Governor of Oklahoma
Political partyRepublican
BirthplaceMilton, Florida, U.S.
ResidenceGovernor's Mansion
NationalityAmerican
SexualityStraight
ReligionChristianity
GenderMale
EthnicityWhite
HoroscopeGemini
Physical Stats
Height/ TallIn feet - 5'8"
Weight70 kg
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorDark Brown
Family
ParentsFather: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Personal Life
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse/ WifeSarah Hazen (m. 1998)
Children(6)
Qualification
EducationOklahoma State University–Stillwater (BS)
Income
Net WorthApprox $20 million USD (As of 2020)
Salary147,000
Online Contacts
Social Media LinksTwitter, Facebook
Kevin Stitt with his wife Sarah Hazen

Kevin Stitt Wife

  • As of 2020, Kevin Stitt relationship statu is married.
  • Stitt married Sarah Hazen in 1998.
  • In fact, couple is also blessed with six children.
  • Stitt and his wife are active in their church in Tulsa, Woodlake Church.

Kevin Stitt Early Life & Education

  • Stitt was born on December 28, 1972 in Milton, Florida.
  • He spent early years in Wayne, Oklahoma.
  • He later moved to Norman, Oklahoma, where his father was the pastor of Riverside Church.
  • As per his education, he graduated from Norman High School and went on to attend Oklahoma State University, where he received a degree in accounting. While a student at OSU, Stitt worked to pay his way through college by selling educational products door-to-door with Southwestern Advantage.
  • He was the first person in the company’s 115-year history to achieve the top sales as a first-year sales person.
  • Stitt is also a member of the Gamma Lambda chapter of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity.

Kevin Stitt Career

  • In 2000, Stitt worked in the financial services sector before starting Gateway.
  • He founded the company and was president and CEO until January 2014 when he became chairman-CEO.
  • On the campaign trail, Stitt says that he started Gateway in 2000 with “$1,000 and a computer.”
  • Stitt’s first obstacle was to get approved as a Federal Housing Administration (FHA) lender, but the company needed a net worth of $50,000.
  • To achieve this amount, Stitt put forward the equity in his home to grow Gateway.
  • In 2002, Gateway secured its first warehouse line, began obtaining licensing in other states besides Oklahoma, and started recruiting loan officers.
  • By 2006, Gateway had over 400 employees.
  • In 2009, Gateway was listed in a Business Insider article as one of the fifteen shadiest lenders in the government-backed mortgage industry.
  • Stitt was inaugurated on January 14, 2019, at the Oklahoma State Capitol.
  • On February 13, 2020, Secretary of Human Services Steven Buck announced his intention to step down from his position in order to become the head of trade association representing long-term care health providers.

Kevin Stitt Salary & Net Worth

  • As of 2020, Kevin Stitt salary is estimated around $147,000.
  • His primary source of income is his political career.
  • The salary of Oklahoma’s chief justice ranked 31st among U.S. chief justices’ salaries.
  • The average salary earned by U.S. chief justices was $155,230.
  • The median salary earned by U.S. chief justices was $151,284.
  • As of 2010, the salaries of Oklahoma’s associate justices ranked 35th among U.S. associate justices’ salaries.
  • The average salary earned by U.S. associate justices was $151,142.
  • The median salary earned by U.S. associate justices was $145,984.

Facts about Kevin Stitt

  • He is a citizen of the Cherokee Nation as a descendant of his great-grandfather, Robert Benton Dawson.
  • Dawson was given land in the Skiatook area because of his tribal citizenship, and the land is still in the family, now owned by an uncle of Stitt’s.
  • Kevin Stitt’s maternal grandparents were dairy farmers in Skiatook.
  • Stitt’s paternal grandfather was formerly the head veterinarian at the Oklahoma City Stockyards.

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