Michelle Kwan Net Worth
Michelle Kwan net worth and career earnings: Michelle Kwan is an American retired figure skater who has a net worth of $16 million dollars. Michelle Wingshan Kwan was born in Torrance, California in July 1980. She is an extremely successful figure skater. Kwan won Olympic medals in 1998 and 2002. She is a five time World Champion in 1996, 1998, 2000, 2001, and 2003. She is also a nine time U.S. champion in 1996 and from 1998 to 2005. She was the U.S. Figure Skating Association's highest paid skater for prize money and appearances from 1997 to 2005. She has endorsed Campbell's Chevrolet, Coca Cola, Disney, Kraft, Mattel, McDonald's, Minute Maid, Starbucks, United Airlines, Visa, and many others. Her endorsements made her one of the highest paid Winter Olympic athletes. She was also the highest paid skater with the Champions on Ice tours. She first skated at five years old and then started training at eight. She won the James E. Sullivan Award for best amateur athlete, United States Olympic Committee "Sportswoman of the Year", "Readers' Choice Figure Skater of the Year", Teen Choice Award, and Cosmogirl of the year. In 2012 she was inducted into the United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame and the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame. She married Clay Pell in 2013.