|Real Name/Full Name:
|John Kevin Stitt
|51 years old
|28th December 1972
|Sarah Hazen (m.1998)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes ( six children)
|Is Kevin Stitt Gay?:
|Businessman and politician
|Net Worth in 2024:
Kevin Stitt, whose full names are John Kevin Stitt, is an American who is currently the 28th governor of Oklahoma from January 2019. He happens to be the second Native American to serve as governor of Oklahoma. He is a member of the Republican Party. He is also a successful businessman and was the CEO of Gateway Mortgage Group.
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Early Life & Biography
Kevin Stitt was born on 28th December 1972 in Milton, Florida. He grew up in Wayne, Oklahoma, but his family later moved to Norman in Oklahoma, where his father, who was a pastor at Riverside Church, was transferred, making the whole family shift there.
He attended his high school education at Norman High School and later went to Oklahoma State University, and he graduated with a degree in Accounting. He survived his university life by selling educational products from South-western Advantage. He was still in his first year when he began the business.
Stitt is married to his wife Sarah Hazen, and they tied the knot in 1998. They are blessed with six children. He is also a Christian and a good follower of a church in Tulsa, together with his family. His business was faced with various controversies. It was listed among the fifteen worst lenders in mortgage industries. The company was also fine $10,000 after an investigation revealed that the loan originator based on the real estate and also the mortgage fraud scheme.
Stitt also faced the challenge of being banned from accessing loan services for a period of five years, and the company banned for life. After some investigations, it was clear that there was some misrepresentation and that Stitt was not involved in the mortgage fraud but was its employees who were involved where the employees were discontinued from work and Gateway forced to pay a fine of $2,000. It was then that the company was given back its license and the lifetime ban enacted.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 28th December 1972, Kevin Stitt is 51 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.68m tall, and his weight is 71 kg.
After graduating from the University, Stitt got employment in the financial services sector. He later founded the Gateway Mortgage Company in 2000 and in January 2014, where he became the president and the CEO of the company. He had a big challenge when starting this company as he only had $1,000 and one computer while the company needed at least $50,000 for its start-up. He also needed approval from the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) lenders to operate the business. He acquired all the requirements, and in 2006, he had is currently having over 1,200 employees.
Stitt began his political career in 2017 when he stood with the Republican for a governorship position in the 2018 elections. He won the elections defeating the Democrat candidate Attorney General Drew Edmondson. The seat was also run for by Libertarian Chris Powell. He stood with the slogan of job creation and that he had proven job experience.
After his inauguration, he chose his various cabinet secretaries. He also put in place various reforms such as budget and spending, capital punishment, criminal justice reform, drug policy, government reform, gun rights, healthcare, judicial reform, tribal relations, and political positions.
Awards & Achievements
Stitt has achieved a lot in his business career. At the start, he only has a start-up capital of $1,000 and only one computer. After a short period of time, he had grown with more than 400 employees. He was made the president and the CEO of the company. Although he stepped down the position of CEO to Stephen Curry in 2018, he remained the chairman, and the company now is in over 41 states with more than 1,200 employees. He has also been successful in his political career.
Net Worth & Salary of Kevin Stitt in 2024
Stitt is a wealthy man as he owns millions. He has acquired his total income from his founded mortgage company, which has grown in many states in the United States of America. He is also into politics and won the seat of the governor of Oklahoma and has increased his total net worth which is $100 thousand as of February 2024.
Stitt has been successful in his career life. He started a company that has created employment for many people, and although it was faced with many challenges at first, he still managed to overcome them. During his campaign, he labeled himself a tried a tested job creator, unlike his opponents who had no experience in job creation. This proved very decisive as he won many votes from the unemployed youths, which won him Oklahoma Governor’s seat.