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How much is Heidi Cruz Net Worth 2023? Bio, Education, Age

How much is Heidi Cruz Net Worth 2023? Bio, Education, Age

Facts of Heidi Cruz

Full Name:Heidi Cruz
Birth Date:August 7, 1972
Age:51 years
Profession:Investment Manager
HusbandTed Cruz
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde
Birth PlaceSan Luis Obispo, CA
EducationMcKenna College
FatherPeter Christian Nelson
MotherSuzanne Jane
KidsCatherine Christiane Cruz, Caroline
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Heidi Cruz is an American managing director at Goldmine Sachs and also served as the economic director for the Western Hemisphere at the National Security Council.

Early life of Heidi Cruz

Heidi Cruz was born on August 7, 1972, in San Luis Obispo, California as Heidi Nelson. As of 2019, her age is 47 years old.

How many Siblings Does Heidi Cruz have?

Heidi is the daughter of Suzanne Jane (née Roche), a dental hygienist, and Peter Christian Nelson, a dentist. She holds an American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.

She has a sibling brother Scott Nelson. During a part of Heidi’s childhood, she lived with her family in Kenya and Nigeria, and throughout Asia, where they served as missionaries, while both parents participated in dental health work.

Heidi with her family
Caption: Heidi with her family

Educational Background

She attended Valley View Adventist Academy in Arroyo Grande, California. She finally graduated from Claremont McKenna College with a BA in Economics and International Relations in 1994. Further, in 1995, she received a Masters of European Business degree from Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management of the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Brussels, Belgium.

Who is Heidi Cruz Husband?

Heidi is married to Ted Cruz. The two met while they were working together on  George W. Bush’s 2000 presidential campaign. The couple got married on May 27, 2001.

After getting married, Cruz moved from Washington D.C. to Texas in 2004 and experienced a period of depression as a result of the transition to Texas. Moreover, the couple has two daughters named Caroline Camille Cruz and Catherine. 

Heidi with her husband Ted
Caption: Heidi with her husband Ted

Though the couple faced many ups and downs, they never moved away from each other. They always held each other tightly and kept on supporting each other. This is the main reason they are still together and happy as well.

How much is Heidi Cruz Net Worth and Salary?

As we learned about the career of Heidi, we can simply guess that her net worth is not a small amount. Though the exact net worth is not available, she earns $300,000 as her salary. Looking at this, we can assume that she is making pretty much money from her career.

Likewise, her husband is also making a good sum of money from his career. The estimated net worth of her husband is around $4.6 million including his annual salary of $174,000 for his work as a public servant. Without any doubt, the couple is spending a very luxurious life with each other.


  • Talking about her career, in 2003, she worked for the Bush administration on economic policy, eventually becoming the director for the Western Hemisphere on the National Security Council under National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice in 2003.
  • After that, she left Washington DC in 2004 to support Ted Cruz’s run for elective office in Texas.
Heidi Cruz
Caption: Heidi Cruz(Photo: Wikipedia)
  • Cruz has also worked for three investment banks, JP Morgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, and Goldman Sachs.
  • Further, in 2005, she joined Goldman Sachs, serving as a private wealth manager, and is currently the Region Head for the Southwest Region in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs in Houston.
  • Besides her career, Heidi strongly supports her husband in his career.
  • During the time of the election in the year 2016, it was very difficult for her to manage everything.
  • However, she always stood by the side of her husband and defended everything negative that comes to him.