Ashton Meem is the Native American who is the ex-wife of famous American football quarterback Russell Wilson. This lady has her own identity as an Advertising Operation Assistant in the well-known U.S organization called American Family Insurance.
Read below as we unveil major information on Ashton Meem life like her age, career, and net worth. Also, we will address her current marital status, how her relationship with Russell ended.
Her love affair and married life with Russell Wilson
The professional athlete Russell Wilson and Meem met when they were in high school. Meme studied at St. Catherine’s High School not far from Russell’s Collegiate School. The love affair between the two did not escalate at the first meeting. They had a brief encounter in high school but had to wait for next time in Summer party where it clicked, and they began seeing each other.
Meme attended the University of Georgia for college throughout three years she maintained a long-distance relationship with Wilson. On her fourth year, she transferred to North Carolina State University to be closer with him.
The couple took another step in their relationship on August 1, 2010, Russel popped up with 8-carat diamond ring asking Meme to be his fiance, the event happened in Cary, North Caroline. As obvious she replied yes.
In 2012 the couple married at Country Club of Richmond, Virginia, in the United States. After marriage, they both spend their time together whenever they could even a couple of hours, and they didn’t choose to have a child instead focused on their career.
Meem was there to support him in NFL Draft, soon after her marriage, before that she was there too in the cheering group for Russell in school.
The couple hasn’t shown any hesitation for appearing in places, media. In many of their off-field appearances, we can see Wilson with his wife, Ashton, at the ESPY awards, show, Children’s Hospital and even at Marymoor Park when they tried to help an owner find her lost dog.
Ashton Meme and Rusell Wilson Divorce
Nature has some unvarying rules joy and sorrow can enter at any moment in one’s life and they don’t last long. The same thing happened here too. Soon after their two years of the joyful moment, the couple got divorced in 2014 by keeping the reason private.
Although there are rumors that the affair of Meem with Golden Tate, who was the Seahawks’ wide receiver at the time, caused the divorce, neither Meme nor Tate has given their acknowledgment on the matter.
The estranged husband Russell also did not address the reason as he had officially asked media to let them have some privacy in this matter further promising that he won’t talk about the same matter in future.
Life After her failed marriage, Is she married again?
The two strangers from the same place met each other in high school, and they were no more strangers instead they became lovers and finally life partners. Soon they separated with suspicious reason, and are on their individual life again. Well, that’s the summary of Meme’s relationship with quarterback Russell Wilson.
After unfruitful marriage, Meem hasn’t shown any sign of getting engaged again with a new man in her life. As it seems she is single and content with her profession. But her ex-husband Russell started dating a famous R&B singer Ciara and got married in 2016.
Once again in 2016, Meem hit the news by shattering Caira, she posted the picture of herself flashing 8 carat Diamond ring Russel had given in her engagement as soon as Ciara posted her photo with her new Diamond ring. After that Meem has changed her Twitter account to private.
Attractive personality can make some good fans and critics too. She is present on social media among them she uses Instagram and Twitter most. She has kept both of her social media handle private with over 21.2k follower in her Instagram and 8.4k follower in twitter.
She began her career in media marketing as an intern soon after she graduated with B.A in Communications. After the internship, she worked as an art buyer and a consultant before making her landmark into a job at American Family Insurance as Advertising Operations Assistant.
Her ex-husband was the brand ambassador of American Family insurance company with two-year endorsement contract which ended on Dec. 31. The company decided not to renew the contract any further instead they appoint two new brand ambassador J.J. Watt and Durant, where Watt is a three-time Pro Bowl football player with the Houston Texans and Durant is the NBA’s current Most Valuable Player from the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Insurance company has also revealed not to discuss details of contracts publicly for “competitive and confidentiality reasons.”
Ashton Meem was born as Native American with white ethnicity on September 6, 1987, in Richmond, Virginia from parents Molly Meem and Lang Meem. Her height is 5 ft 9 inches with a beautiful body that weighs about 53 kg. She was the only child born to her parents, so she doesn’t have any siblings.
The well-known personality, Ashton Meem, attended St. Catherine High School in her early age after which she went to the University of Georgia. She left the University of Georgia after 3 years and transferred to North Carolina State in 2009 and finally completed her college education in 2010 with a B.A. in Communications.
She began her career as an intern in media marketing, not long after her graduation from college. This hardworking lady has also worked as a consultant before her passion for work pays finally taking a job with American Family Insurance where she got the role of Advertising Operations Assistant.