a smiling face of Kathy Hochul

a smiling face of Kathy Hochul

Kathy Hochul is an American public figure, lawyer, and politician. She is soon-to-be the first female Mayor of New York City. Kathy, born on August 27, 1958, is one of the six children of her parents. She struggled a lot to get into the power. Starting from the college life, she worked for various clients as a clerical assistant.

Political Career

Kathy, 62, joined the “Enough is Enough” campaign combatting sexual violence in colleges. Andrew Cuomo elected her as lieutenant governor while running an election campaign in 2014. She was re-appointed on the position after Cuomo won the election in 2018.

Kathy served the Hamburg legislation board before serving the New York City. She is a former congresswoman who served as the first democrat representing the 26th congressional district. Kathy won the election in 2011 but not in 2012. After the former governor, Andrew Cuomo, resigned because of allegations of sexual harassment, Kathy was appointed.

Kathy Hochul’s Husband

Kathy Hochul married William’ Bill’ J. Hochul Jr. No official source mentions their marriage date. However, they have two grown-up children.

Bill is also an American lawyer who worked as U.S. Attorney for the New York district court. Since his wife is becoming the governor of New York, he will gain “First Gentleman” status from August 24, 2021.

Bill worked as a county clerk for more than four years. He was in Buffalo Joint Terrorism Task Force, Delaware North, and other agencies. These days, Bill is enjoying his personal life with his wife and two children.

Kathy Hochul’s Children

The Hochul couple has two children together. Hochul gave birth to a son and a daughter. Yet, there is not much information available about Kathy Hochul’s children. The only thing we know is that their name is Will and Katie.

Hochul’s Net Worth

According to various media sources, it is estimated that she has a net worth of around $2 million. Mostly, she earned from her political career. Hochul is involved in social work. She spends her earnings on charity, transitional homes, and other support programs. Hochul’s husband Bill also has an estimated $1 million net worth. In his entire life, he has earned working for the government.