Is Victoria Osteen married? Yes, she is. Her husband is none other than the senior pastor of The Lakewood Church, Joel Osteen. The couple celebrated their wedding on April 4, 1987, and has already crossed 3 decades of their conjugal life.
On April 20, 1995, the Osteen couple became blessed with their first child as a son named Jonathan Osteen. Their happiness doubled when they welcomed a daughter named Alexandra Osteen on November 9, 1998. Both of their children have been supporting their parents in the church. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Victoria:
Who is Victoria Osteen?
Born as Victoria Iloff, she landed the planet on March 28, 1961, which makes her age be 59 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is an American author who is well-recognized for serving the Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas as a co-pastor. She has gained huge popularity due to her relationship with her husband Joel Osteen and father-in-law John Osteen.
Early Life and Education
Victoria Iloff was born in 1961 and her place of birth is in Huntsville, Alabama. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Donald Iloff (father) and Georgine Iloff (mother). Her father Donald was a mathematician with General Electric and is also known for being the member of GE’s Saturn rocket project team.
At the age of two, she moved to Houston, Texas with her family. Her father was appointed by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Victoria spent most of her childhood days in the southern suburb of Houston, near the Manned Spacecraft Center which is now named as the Johnson Space Center.
Victoria used to attend the Church of Christ where her father used to serve as a deacon and her mother used to teach Sunday school. She joined the University of Houston to study psychology. She was also helping her mother in her jewelry business. However, Victoria couldn’t complete and receive her university graduation from there.
Career and Professional Life
In 2003, she founded the Lakewood Church Women’s Ministry and there she has been contributing as a co-pastor. She is also presented in a one-hour program broadcast on the Daystar Television Network. She is also regularly featured on Houston radio station 89.3 KSBJ. Victoria has been dedicated to helping various organizations like Feed the Children and The Bridge.
Regarding her writing career, Osteen published her first book called Love Your Life on October 14, 2008, from Simon & Schuster. The book was able to enter the New York Times Bestsellers list at number two. After the success of her first published book, she wrote books published by Simon & Schuster’s Little Simon imprint in January 2009.
Victoria Osteen is married to Joel Osteen (born on March 5, 1963). They met in the year 1985 when Victoria was working for her mother’s jewelry business. It was Joel who came to the store to purchase a new watch battery. Slowly, they came to know each other and eventually decided to get married in 1987. From their happy married life, the duo is blessed with two children named Jonathan (father) and Alexandra (daughter).
American author Victoria Osteen has a tall height of 5 feet and 7 inches. She has a maintained body structure weighing about 56 kilograms. No doubt, the hard work of Victoria towards her fitness makes her appear much younger than her real age.
Salary and Net worth
The co-pastor of Lakewood Church, Victoria Osteen and her husband Joel Osteen together have amassed an estimated net worth over 50 million USD. Joel doesn’t withdraw remuneration from his service and makes the earning by authoring books. The income of Victoria mostly relies on her income from writing books.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Victoria Osteen is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. Join her on Twitter @victoriaosteen where she is being followed by over 1.2 million followers. Victoria’s Instagram profile is reachable @victoriaosteen where she has retained more than 190k followers.