Edward Tevis Wheeler is an American politician born on August 31st, has been the mayor of Portland, Oregon. From 2010 until 2016, he served as Oregon’s state treasurer. Continue reading to know more about Ted Wheeler’s Bio, Political Career, Physical Stats, Wife & Net worth.
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Ted Wheeler Bio
Ted Wheeler, who is the eighth generation of his family to work in wood in Oregon, is successful politician. Sam Wheeler served as the executive vice president during the merger in 1967. (Sam Wheeler sold Wheeler Lumber Company, incorporated in 1900 by his great-grandfather, Coleman Wheeler, in Wheeler, Tillamook County, Oregon). Ted’s parents eventually got a divorce.
Lincoln High School was Ted Wheeler’s high school. Stanford University awarded him a bachelor’s in economics in 1985. In 1989, he earned an MPA from Harvard and an MBA from Columbia. Wheeler worked for Copper Mountain Trust and Bank of America.
Ted Wheeler’s Political Career
Wheeler first ran for Boston City Council. In 1993, he finished 11th out of 12 Boston City Council candidates. Wheeler was a wealthy heir of a timber fortune ruled by social and fiscal conservatives until 2001.
In 2006, he beat Diane Linn, who was the chairwoman of the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners at the time. He was then elected to be the chairman, and he started his job in January 2007.
Ted Wheeler Physical Stats
Ted’s height is 5 feet 6 inches. Ted Wheeler is a beautiful man with fair complexion who stands out from the crowd. His weight is still unknown.
Ted Wheeler’s Wife
He is married to Katrina Wheeler. Wheeler and his family lived in Portland’s southwest. After separating, he moved to Northwest Portland. In 2002, he climbed the top of Mount Everest. He is Eagle Scout and outdoorsman. Wheeler attends Trinity Episcopal Cathedral liturgies.
During the COVID-19 epidemic on January 24, 2021, a guy challenged Wheeler and former mayor Sam Adams. Pepper-sprayed by Wheeler. Cary Cadonau is an heir to Alpenrose Dairy and a Portland lawyer. He yelled at the mayor from less than 2 feet away. When he didn’t move, Wheeler pepper-sprayed him.
Ted Wheeler’s Net worth
Wheeler benefits from the legacy left to him by his wealthy family. Aside from that, he stated that he made $2.2 million in 2012 and $1.5 million in 2014 through his business. He is the owner of two properties: a plot of land for $800,000 and a house worth $1.3 million.
As the Mayor of Portland, Wheeler is compensated with a yearly salary of $143,666. According to estimates, the politician Ted Wheeler has a net worth of approximately $15 million.