Melinda Ann French aka Melinda Gates, is an American businesswoman and philanthropist. She worked as a project manager for Expedia, Microsoft Encarta, and Microsoft Bob. In 1986.
Melinda Gates's Family And Education
Melinda graduated with a bachelor's degree in computer science and economics from Duke University and earned an MBA from Duke's Fuqua School of Business in 1987. She is the daughter of Elaine Agnes Amerland, a homemaker, and Raymond Joseph French Jr., an engineer.
Melinda Gates's Personal Life And Marriage
Melinda Gates is none other than the wife of Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates. The two first met while working at Microsoft Company. They have raised three children: 2 daughters Phoebe Adele Gates and Jennifer Katharine Gates and a son Rory John Gates from their marriage.
The couple is active in various charitable works and as of 2014, they have donated more than $30 billion to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, whose aim is to reduce poverty, enhance healthcare, and create educational opportunities.
Melinda Gates's Divorce And New Relationship
After living as husband and wife for over 27 years, Melinda Gates and her billionaire husband Bill Gates mutually decided to part ways. Their divorce was official on August 02, 2021.
After the divorce, she was reportedly dating Jon Du Pre, an American Fox News journalist. However, it's uncertain if the two are still dating.
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