Betsy DeVos Net Worth
Betsy DeVos net worth: Betsy DeVos is an American politician who has a net worth of $1 billion. Betsy DeVos was born in Holland, Michigan in January 1958. She is famous for becoming the 11th United States Secretary of Education in 2017 under President Donald Trump. DeVos is a Republican who graduated from Calvin College. She served as the Chair of the Michigan Republican Party from 1996 to 2000 and again from 2003 to 2005. DeVos has worked as an activist, businesswoman, and political campaign contributor. She served as Republican National Committeewoman for Michigan from 1992 to 1997. She has been a chairwoman of the board for Alliance for School Choice and Action Institute. DeVos has also been the head of the All Children Matter PAC. Her husband Dick DeVos is the former CEO of Amway and his father Richard DeVos was a co-founder of Amway. Betsy's brother Erik Prince is the founder of Blackwater USA. Combined, her immediate family is worth more than $5 billion. DeVos became the first cabinet nominee to be confirmed with a tie vote in Senate history in 2017.