Jana Carter who is of a white background is a proud and loving wife of Van Jones who on the other hand is of black ethnicity. The couple has sure set a better example for all those who blabber about racism and biasness.
Van and Jana, both seem to maintain a low profile when it comes to their married life and Jana, too rarely comes in the news and only limited information about her and Jones relationship has been provided on the web. Nevertheless, let's see what we've got so far about this inspiring couple and their family.
Married Life of Van Jones and Jana Carter
Jana is well known for being married to the most famous television personality, Van Jones. Van Jones is a popular political activist, commentator, author and attorney in the United States.
He is also the co-founder of several nonprofit organizations including the Dream Corps and Green for All. Van has also published two New York Times bestselling books, The Green Collar Economy and Rebuild the Dream.
Despite the fact that Jones is a globally recognized person, he shares only little about his wife, children, and family.
Sources claim that both the couple met on an occasion and started dating for a long time and eventually got married.
Though both are quite about their relationship, Jana does share some supporting posts praising her husband's work. Likewise, Van also posts pictures of him and wife on his Instagram account.
A photo posted by Van Jones (@vanjones68) on Sep 15, 2016 at 10:40pm PDT
Recently, on the election day, when election results were rolling and Donald Trump was announced as the new U.S. president, Jones courageously gave an amazing statement about how it felt to be a father forced to explain the results of the election to their children which made everyone emotional and teary.
Following this, Jana immediately tweeted stating she agreed to every word Van Jones stated.
— Jana Carter (@janamish) November 9, 2016
This shows although they are not so camera candid about their relationship, they sure do share a higher level of understanding, support, and love in their relationship.
Likewise, Van is also a proud father and a supporting husband. On an interview with Oakland Magazine, in 2009, Jones praised a lot about his wife.
He stated, "Jane is a power tools kind of girl, very independent, which makes it a little easier for her and he’s not sitting there waiting for me to fix the plumbing. She’s very resourceful. She used to run marathons and climb mountains."
As far as we know, any news regarding their breakup or divorce have not been heard yet and no rumors of the couple engaged in extra-marital affairs have come into the media.
Van and Jana's Children
Jana, who according to a profile about Jones in The NewYorker, is an employment lawyer. The couple gave birth to two beautiful sons, younger one Mattai Jones who is probably 8 and older Cabral Jones, 12.
Jana, who is also the niece of James Earl Carter Jr- who served as the 39th President of U.S. (1977-1981), served as the Director of Search for Common Ground's USA Racial Healing Program. This proud mother of two is also a graduate of Law.
A photo posted by Van Jones (@vanjones68) on Feb 13, 2014 at 8:52am PST
The couple with their beautiful family currently lives in California.
All in all, we can say that Van and Jana are setting a better example as a perfect couple of the media business where we only hear about divorces and splits up. We hope they stay happy together and do best for their family.