Amy Roloff Biography
Amy Jo Roloff is an American television personality, author, baker, and motivational speaker. Roloff is best known for her role on TLC’s Little People, Big World. The show followed the lives of the Roloff family, three of whom are dwarfs.
Amy Roloff Age
Roloff is 59 years old. She was born on September 17, 1962, in Michigan. She celebrates her birthday every September 17th, her birth sign is Virgo.
Amy Roloff Height and Weight
Roloff stands at a height of 4 feet 2 inches. Her weight and other body measurements are currently not available. This section will be updated when the information is available.
Amy Roloff Parents
Roloff was born to her parents Gordon Knight and Patricia Knight. Her father worked for Ford Motor Company while her mother died in 2019. She has three siblings Cyndi, Katherine, and Roger.
Amy Roloff Husband
Roloff married her then-boyfriend Chris Marek. She was previously married to Matt Roloff. They first met at the Little People of America convention in 1987. They married on September 12, 1987, and divorced in May 2016. Matt and Roloff have four children: fraternal twins Jeremy and Zachary, Molly, and Jacob.
Amy Roloff Wedding
Roloff held her wedding with Chris Marek at the farm she had lived on with her first husband. They were married on August 28, 2021.
Amy Roloff Children
Roloff and her ex-husband Matt have four children. Their first children were fraternal twins Zachary Luke and Jeremy James born on May 10, 1990.
Zach has achondroplasia like his mother while Jeremy is of average height as he does not have dwarfism. Zach experienced health complications while growing up due to his condition.
Their third child Molly Jo was born on September 17, 1993. She is 5 feet 7 inches tall as she was born without dwarfism. She got married to Joel Silvius on August 5, 2017.
Molly received her bachelor’s degree in accounting and Spanish from Whitworth University in 2016. She is now working as an accountant in Spokane.
Their fourth child Jacob George (“Jake”) was born on January 17, 1997. He stands at an average height. Jacob dropped out of high school and left the family home soon after turning 18 years old.
Amy Roloff Net Worth
Roloff has an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Amy Roloff Little People Big World
Roloff and her family first appeared on TLC’s reality show Little People, Big World in March 2006. The series follows the lives of Matt and Roloff, as well as their dwarf son Zach. The series aired its 22nd season from 2006 to August 10, 2021.
Amy Roloff TV Shows
- Little People, Big World
- The View
- Good Morning America
- Celebrity Buzz
- Celebrity Chopped
- Rachel Ray Show
Amy Roloff Career
Roloff began her television career in 2006 when she appeared on the show Little People, Big World. She was overjoyed at the prospect of educating the world about dwarfism through their show. In most episodes, one or more members of the Roloff family are seen doing everyday things like shopping, athletics, and dealing with household finances.
WestWinds Press published Roloff’s book, Short and Simply Family Recipes, in 2012. It contains 75 genuine family recipes. She has also written two autobiographies, A Little Me and Little People, Big Values. Jo founded Amy Roloff’s Little Kitchen, an online bakery, in 2016. Her menu includes seasonal baked goods.
In 2009, she founded her Charity Foundation. She uses her celebrity to help at-risk adolescents and people with disabilities. Roloff has also donated to the Dwarf Athletic Association of America, a foster care organization, low-income senior housing, and homeless shelters.
Amy Short Bio
- Full name: Amy Jo Roloff
- Age: 59
- Date of Birth: September 17, 1962
- Height: 4 feet 2 inches
- Weight: To be updated
- Parents: Gordon and Patricia
- Siblings: Cyndi, Katherine, and Roger.
- Husband: Chris Marek
- Children: Four Children
- Education: Franklin High School, Central Michigan University
- Occupation: television personality, author, baker, and motivational speaker
- Net Worth: $6 million