Who is Gavin McInnes activist wife Emily Jendrisak? Net Worth?

Gavin Mclnnes is by no means an easy person to be with. The Canadian-British writer and far-right political commentator is known for his controversial promotion of violence against political opponents. Over the years, the political commentator has been branded for his hate speech. In 2018, Gavin was banned from Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram for promoting hate speech. In June 2020, YouTube suspended Gavin’s account for the very same reason. To tolerate Gavin is by no means an easy task. However, Emily Jendrisak has done the impossible for 17 years. In this article, we take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Emily Jendrisak.

Emily Jendrisak is an American activist and a former New York-based publicist and consultant. Even though she has a satisfactory career, when it comes to fame her husband Gavin McInnes is an outright winner. However, this does not seem to be a bad thing since it has also pushed Emily to fame.  Emily is also involved in supporting the rights and culture of the ‘Ho-Chunk’ tribe, a Native American group that her mother belongs to. She has a net worth estimated to be around $1 Million.

Emily Jendrisak with her husband Gavin McInne.
Emily Jendrisak with her husband Gavin Mclnnes

Early Life:

Emily Jendrisak was born on February 12, 1974, in the United States. She is the daughter of  Christine & Father Jerry Jendrisak and is not known to have any siblings. Her mother was an advocate for Native American rights, while her father worked in construction. Her parents had a huge influence on Emily who was encouraged to shed gender norms and rise above the clutter.

Emily shares a Native American descent on her mother’s side and is proud of it. The pair belong to the Ho-Chunk Tribe, or traditionally known as ‘Hoocąągra’. Emily’s mother is an outspoken advocate of Ho-Chunk rights and has worked with the Tribe for over 30 years. She also served as the Director of the Ho-Chunk Tribe of Wisconsin’s Research Committee and has worked for the preservation of the Ho-Chunk language.

From a young age, Emily excelled in writing and managed to win quite a few awards at the state level. After graduating from high school, Emily enrolled at New York State University and graduated with an honors degree in communication and journalism.

Professional Career:

Following her bachelor’s degree, Emily decided to pursue her career as a publicist. The first few years were hard on Emily who had to take up several small jobs to keep herself afloat. But over the years, Emily managed to climb through the ranks and established herself as a professional publicist and consultant. She worked as a publicist and a consultant in Manhattan, New York, before marrying Gavin McInnes. She also pursued her career as a writer and won many state awards for her literary work.

Meeting Gavin and marriage:

Gavin and Emily met in 2000 at the Max Fish Bar in New York. Around the time, Gavin was starting to make a name for himself and was gradually climbing the ladder as a journalist. Six years before meeting Emily, Gavin had co-founded the Vice Empire alongside Shane Smith and Suroosh Avi. He worked as an editor for the network which led to him earning the nickname, The Godfather of Hipsterdom.

The pair tied the knot on the 7th of September 2005 at the Sunset View Farms in Bovina, NY. And since the pair have been happily married and are proud parents to three lovely children, a daughter and two sons.


While Gavin has been involved in all kinds of controversies over the years, he has made his views quite clear on his wife’s ethnicity.

“I’ve made my views on Indians very clear. I like them. I actually like them so much, I made three.”

Emily Jendrisak is of Native American origin through her mother, Christine, who belongs to the Ho-Chunk tribe. The Ho-Chunk tribe is a member of the Siouan group, which is based on today’s states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois. Emily is emotionally attached to the Ho-Chunk tribe and works with her mother to support and preserve their culture and language. She has also learned the Siouan language. Emily is proud of her Indian ethnicity and defends her people from any discrimination or injustice.

Physical Traits:

Emily has a fair complexion and a plus-size body figure. She has dark hair and brown eyes. She is shorter than her husband, who is 5 feet 10 inches tall. Her estimated height is around 5 feet 7 inches.

Social Media and Public Appeareances:

Emily Jendrisak does not seem to have any active social media accounts, as she prefers to keep a low profile and avoid the controversies that her husband often faces. However, she has not completely shut herself from public appeareances and has been recorded a couple of times.

  • Emily Jendrisak attended Junko Yoshioka Presents Her Evening Wear Collection at Peter and Nejma Beard Residence on July 16, 2005, in Montauk, New York. She was accompanied by Aska Matsumiya.
  • Emily Jendrisak attended the ‘Creative Control’ New York Premiere at Landmark’s Sunshine Cinema on March 3, 2016, in New York City. She was accompanied by her husband Gavin McInnes

Who indeed is her husband, Gavin McInnes?

Gavin McInnes is a Canadian writer, comedian, actor, and media personality. He was born on July 17, 1970, in Hitchin, England, and raised in Ottawa, Canada.

In 1994, McInnes co-founded the magazine “Vice” with Shane Smith and Suroosh Alvi in Montreal, Quebec. He later became a regular on Vice’s video series “Vice Guide to Travel” and “Vice Guide to Everything.”

In 2008, McInnes co-founded the media company “Street Carnage” with Derrick Beckles, and they launched a number of projects including the website “streetcarnage.com.”

McInnes is also a published author, with titles including “The Vice Guide to Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll” and “How to Piss in Public: From Teenage Rebellion to the Hangover of Adulthood.” He has also contributed articles to various publications including “Taki’s Magazine.”

In addition to his work in media, McInnes is a frequent commentator on politics and social issues, often appearing on news programs and talk shows. He has been a contributor to Fox News and was a co-founder of the Proud Boys, a far-right, neo-fascist group that has been designated as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

McInnes has been a controversial figure, drawing criticism for his views on race, gender, and politics. He has been accused of promoting white nationalism and inciting violence and has been banned from social media platforms including Twitter and YouTube.

Emily Jendrisak Wiki/bio Facts:

Birth Name Emily Jendrisak
Other Names Emily Jendrisak McInnes, Emily McInnes
Date of Birth February 12, 1974
Age 49 years old
Place of Birth United States
Residence Larchmont, New York, United States
Nationality American
Ethnicity Indian
High School Local High School
College New York State University
Profession Publicist and Consultant
Net worth $1 Million (estimated)
Spouse/Partner Gavin McInnes (m.2005-present)
Children 3 (a daughter, two sons)
Height 5 feet 7 inches (approx)
Parents Jerry Jendrisak, Christine Jendrisak
Siblings Noen
Zodiac Aquarius
Eye Brown
Hair Black

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