Jena Sims is an attractive model, a budding actress, and a compassionate philanthropist. She once wore the crown for ‘Miss National Junior Teenager’ Georgia and represented Georgia in the 2007 ‘Miss Teen USA’ pageant. Sims is popular in her own right but caught more of the media attention when she started going out with Brooks Koepka – an award-winning professional golfer.
Jena Sims Bio
Jena Michelle Sims was born to her loving parents in Winder, Georgia, United States on the 30th of December 1988. Growing up in Winder, little Jena showed an interest in acting and modeling; hence she started participating in beauty pageants when she was young. She schooled at Winder-Barrow High School finishing in 2007. Jena then proceeded to study ‘International Business’ at the prestigious Belmont University, Nashville, Tennessee. Unfortunately, she didn’t complete her university education here as she dropped out to pursue her acting and modeling career in Hollywood.
Jena Sims won the crown of “Miss Georgia Junior National Teenager” in 2004 and “Miss Junior National Teenager” in 2005. She went ahead to win the 2007 “Miss Georgia Teen USA title in fierce competition at Newnan. Afterward, she then contested in the “Miss Teen USA” 2007 in Pasadena, California representing Georgia. Ironically, she didn’t make any significant position in the contest. She became the first Miss Georgia without a significant place since 2003.
Despite this setback, Jena has maintained a positive attitude. She possesses a zest for life that is almost infectious. She has used her position to reach out and make a difference in her own little way. More so, she runs a non-profit organization called “Pageant of Hope” that holds beauty pageants for children with cancer and particular disadvantages. They also help these children to improve on their poise, grace, communication skills, and stage presence. The contest/pageant has been held in Michigan, New York, Winder GA, California, Tennesse and Wisconsin with the hope to expand to South Carolina.
Jena has had lots of recognition and won several awards with respect to her charity contributions. Among other awards, she got the “Nestle Very Best in Youth Award,” “Southern Hero Award,” “Bronze and Silver medallion of Prudential Spirit of Community Award,” ” Brick Do Something National Award,” and named by NFIB as “Georgia Young Entrepreneur.”
Jena Sims got her first big break in acting in 2012 when she featured as ‘Cassie’ in the movie “Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader.” She has since then featured in “Entourage” (2010), “Chocolate Milk” (2013), “Last Vegas” (2013), “American Beach House” (2015), “Satisfaction” (2015), “Sharknado: Heart of Sharkness” (2017), “Tales of Frankenstein” (2018), and “Beneath the Leaves” (2019), among others.
Jena is very active on social media and shares a post or picture almost every day to keep her accounts active. She has over 124 thousand followers on Instagram where she constantly shows off her tanned bikini body. On Facebook, she has over 2.3 thousand followers and 9.3 followers on Twitter. She is one of the few celebrities that has used social media to her advantage. Being a model, she uses her social media pages to further enhance her publicity.
Relationship with Brooks Koepka
Jena Sims and Brooks Koepka first met each other in 2015. They started dating around August 2017. Brooks Koepka is an exceptional golf player who holds number 8 on the list of world best golfers. And has won the US Open twice as well as a USPGA Championship.
Their relationship caused quite a stir with the media constantly trailing the enigmatic couple. Jena seems to be basking in the attention and has been rumored to be getting more modeling jobs due to the attention.
The model has been tagged Brooks’ “Good luck Charm” as he has won his 3 major championship back to back during the course of their relationship. Jena Sims seem to be genuinely in love with Brooks as she frequently shares their intimate pictures on her social media pages. She has also been a permanent fixture in most of his games cheering him on the sidelines.
The pair caused quite a stir on Instagram recently when Jena posted a racy shot (with her topless & straddling him) of them while vacationing at Virgin Gorda, the Caribbean after Brooks finished second at ‘The Masters’ behind Tiger Woods.
Jena Sims Net Worth
Jena Sims net worth is estimated to be $2 million. Her earnings are mostly from her acting and modeling career and although the sum may be a modest one compared to other people in those same careers, Jena still has some time to grow a solid empire.
Jena Sims is a model that isn’t shy to flaunt her hot body. She is 5 feet 8 inches (172.7cm) tall, weighs around 56kg (123 lbs) and has body measurements (bust-waist-hips) of 34-24-35 inches, which basically makes her body goals.