Chris Christie is an American politician who has a net worth of $4 million. Chris Christie is the 55th and current Governor of the State of New Jersey. Chris was born on September 6, 1962 in Newark, New Jersey. He is of Scottish, Irish and Sicilian descent. Chris grew up in Livingston, New Jersey and graduated from Livingston High School. He later graduated from the University of Delaware where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science. Christie also received a JD in 1987 from Seton Hall University and became a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association and the Bar of the United States District Court, of New Jersey in December of 1987. Chris Christie was elected the Governor of the state of New Jersey on January 10, 2010 he also attended Rutgers University where he was awarded with an honorary doctorate degree. He also received an honorary doctorate degree from Monmouth University in 2010. Chris married Mary Pat Foster in 1986, she was a fellow student at the University of Delaware. Currently Chris and his family live in Mendham Township, New Jersey.