Jeff Tietjens is an American lawyer who is popular for being the ex-husband of renowned Hollywood actress and comedienne, Aisha Tyler. The two were in the same college in New Hampshire before falling in love with each other and tying the knot in 1992. During his over two-decade marriage with Tyler, Tietjens was able to gain considerable media attention and has since remained in the limelight. Read on to get more details about Jeff Tietjens and his ex-wife Aisha Tyler
Jeff Tietjens’ Bio
Jeff Tietjens was born on 18th August 1970 in San Francisco, U.S.A. He is an American citizen of Italian ethnicity. Jeff grew up in San Francisco. However, information on his family and childhood are not available.
Tietjens attended the J. Eugene McAteer High School in San Francisco. After his graduation, he enrolled at Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire in 1990 where he studied Law and Administration. Being an outstanding and brilliant student, Jeff graduated from the college with honors and was immediately employed in the Law Department of the same college. After working in Dartmouth for a few years, he moved to Oakland with his wife, Aisha Tyler.
Meanwhile, Jeff met Aisha at Dartmouth. They initially became friends but shortly fell in love with each other and started dating. The two lovebirds dated for several years before tying the knot in 1992. Surprisingly, after over twenty-two long years of marriage, the couple separated, precisely in January 2015. Jeff subsequently filed for divorce in April 2016, with the legal proceeding ending in May 2017. Based on available records, the couple had no child together. The couple reportedly had fertility issues and also made failed IVF attempts.
His Ex-Wife (Aisha Tyler) and Family Facts
An American actress, comedian, director, and TV host, Jeff Tietjens’ ex-wife Aisha Tyler is popular for playing “Mother Nature” in Santa Clause and “Andrea Marino” in Ghost Whisperer. She was born as Aisha Naomi Tyler on 18th September 1970. Tyler in San Francisco, California. She is the daughter of Jim Tyler, a photographer and Robin Gregory, a teacher. Unfortunately, her parents divorced when she was still very young. As a result of this, she was alongside her sister, primarily raised by her father.
Aisha Tyler attended the same high school as Jeff Tietjens – the J. Eugene McAteer High School in San Francisco. Meanwhile, she had nursed an interest in comedy right from her childhood. While schooling at McAteer, she regularly participated in her school’s program tagged “School of the Arts” wherein she gained more skills to pursue her interest as an actress and comedian.
Tyler also attended the Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, graduating in 1992 with a degree in Political Science and Environmental Policies. Following her graduation, Tyler worked briefly for an advertising company in San Francisco. She later had a tour around the country in pursuit of a comedy career before leaving for Los Angeles in 1996.
Aisha Tyler officially took off her career in television in 2001 when she hosted the reality dating series The Fifth Wheel (2001-2004). Tyler has devoted a very significant amount of time in her career and independent projects. Her role as Josie in the 2001 romantic comedy film, Moose Mating earned her an NAACP Image Award.
In 2005, the actress played Andrea Marino in the second season of the CBS supernatural series, Ghost Whisperer. In subsequent years, Tyler featured in a good number of films such as ‘Bedtime Stories’, ‘Meet Market’, ‘Death Sentence’, ‘Black Water Transit’, ‘Balls of Fury”, and ‘The Baby Makers’. From 2012 to 2015, she hosted Ubisoft’s media conferences. In 2018, the American beauty started hosting ‘Unapologetic with Aisha Tyler’. Aisha plays the character Agent Lana Kane in ‘Archer’.
In addition to acting, Tyler is also a frequent benefactor of a number of magazines including Glamour and Jane. She is also an LGBTQ rights advocate. Aisha has been very successful in her career and has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
As for her physical looks, Aisha Tyler is a beautiful and elegant woman. She stands tall at a height of 6 feet, one that is considered impressive for a woman. She weighs about 66 kilograms. Aisha has black hair and brown eyes.
Jeff Tietjens’ Net Worth
Jeff Tietjens has a decent net worth of $5 million. He has recorded a very significant success and accomplishments in his law career. He is one of the most prominent and successful attorneys in the US, with his practice offices located in both New York and San Francisco.