Jen Shah Biography
Jen Shah is an American businesswoman and reality television personality well known for appearing on the reality show w The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City. She is also the founder of The Real Shah Lashes, Shah Beauty, and JAX Fashion.
Jen Shah Age
Shah is 47 years old. She was born on 4th October 1973 in Salt Lake City Utah.
Jen Shah Parents, Family, Background
Shah was born in Salt Lake City to Charlene Bonnie Vincent Lui and Sione Kaisa Lui. She was raised alongside her siblings Judd, Jenohn, Jessica, Jerrit, and Jacob. She is of Hawaiian and Tongan descent.
Jen Shah Husband
Jenniffer Shah is married to her husband Sharrieff Shah. He is a football coach at the University of Utah. He is also the Utah Utes football team’s cornerbacks/special teams coordinator. Sharrieff also played for the Utah Utes from 1990 to 1993. Sharrieff, a native of Los Angeles, is in his ninth season as head coach.
He has worked with at least five cornerbacks who have gone on to play in the NFL. Sharrieff earned a bachelor’s degree in political science before going on to earn a master’s degree in exercise and sport science. In 2001, he received his Juris Doctor from the University of Utah. Jen converted to Islam, her husband’s faith, in the early 2000s. She made that decision following the birth of her first child.
Jen Shah Kids, Sons
Jen and Sharrieff Shah have two sons, Sharrieff Shah Jr. (born March 10, 1994) and Omar Shah (born 2003). Sharrieff Jr. and Omar are both outstanding football players.
Omar is a member of the East High School football team and will graduate in 2021. Sharrieff, the younger, played football at the University of Utah and Utah State University.
Sharieff Jr. graduated from the University of Utah with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science and kinesiology in 2016. He stayed there until 2019 to finish his pre-medical education. He was also an undergraduate research assistant and a part-time football coach for the Utes at the time.
Jen’s son has been a full-time orthopedic medical assistant at the University of Utah’s health department since 2020. He previously worked as a local EMT intern, as a teaching assistant, and as a volunteer at a local shelter and hospice home.
Jen Shah Assistant
Shah’s assistant is called Stuart Smith. Not much is known about him apart from being Shah’s first assistant. He can be seen filming alongside Jennifer in multiple scenes.
Jen Shah Arrest
Shah was arrested in March 2021 while filming the RHOSLC where the housewives were preparing to escape on a girls’ trip to Vail, Colorado, when police arrived, looking for Jen Shah. She was charged with conspiracy to commit wire fraud in a “telemarketing scheme” and is facing 30 YEARS in prison.
In the press release, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Audrey Strauss said:
“Jennifer Shah, who portrays herself as a wealthy and successful business person on ‘reality television, and Stuart Smith, who is portrayed as Shah’s ‘first assistant,’ allegedly generated and sold ‘lead lists’ of innocent individuals for other members of their scheme to repeatedly scam.
“In actual reality and as alleged, the so-called business opportunities pushed on the victims by Shah, Smith, and their co-conspirators were just fraudulent schemes, motivated by greed, to steal victims’ money.
“Now, these defendants face time in prison for their alleged crimes.”
Jen Shah Real Housewives of Salt Lake City
Shah joined the cast of the Real Housewives of Salt Lake City since its first season aired in November 2020. She is one of the most vocal women on the RHOSLC show. She has already been on beef with castmates Meredith Marks, Brooks Marks, and Mary Cosby.
Jen Shah Career
Shah is the owner and CEO of several local companies, including JXA Fashion, Shah Beauty, and The Real Shah Lashes. On the show, she revealed that she is very hands-on with her businesses.
She is an expert in marketing and a self-professed fan of numbers, spreadsheets, data, and the like. She used to specialize in infomercials and print advertising, but since the pandemic, she has gone online. Since COVID-19, her online business has expanded as well.
Jen Shah Net Worth
Shah has an estimated net worth of $3 million.
Shah Short Bio
- Full name: Jen Shah
- Age: 47 years old
- Date of Birth: 4th October 1973
- Parents: Charlene Bonnie Vincent Lui and Sione Kaisa Lui
- Siblings: Judd, Jenohn, Jessica, Jerrit, and Jacob
- Husband: Sharrieff Shah
- Children: Sharrieff Shah Jr. and Omar Shah
- Occupation: Businesswoman and Reality Television Personality
- Net Worth: $3 million