Shayanna Jenkins
Shayanna Jenkins
Celebrated Name: Shayanna Jenkins
Real Name/Full Name: Shayanna Jenkins
Gender: Female
Age: 34 years old
Birth Date:  29 May 1989
Birth Place: Bristol, Connecticut, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.68 m
Weight: 64 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In a relationship
Husband/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Avielle Janelle Hernandez)
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): Yes (Dino Guilmette)
Is Shayanna Jenkins Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: American Tv and Instagram Personality
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $2 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Shayanna Jenkins is an American tv personality from Bristol, Connecticut, who became famous after becoming the fiancée of the former NFL player Aaron Hernandez. Aaron Hernandez was convicted for the murder of semi-professional NLF player Odin Lloyd and was sentenced to life imprisonment. On 12 April, Aaron committed suicide hanging himself from the ceiling of the cell. Shayanna stood for him in the court trials and even went against her sister, who was engaged with Odin. On 25 January 2020, Shayanna gave an interview to the GMA after the Netflix Documentary which aired detailing Aaron’s struggle in prison and his suicide.

Maybe you know about Shayanna Jenkins very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Shayanna Jenkins’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Shayanna Jenkins was born on 20th May 1989 in Bristol, Connecticut, to Jodi and Derrick Jenkins. She has two siblings Shanea and Octavia Samuel. She did her schooling from Bristol Central High School, where she started dating her school’s football star, Aaron Hernandez, who played at the tight end for the team New England Patriots. In school, they had an on and off kind of relationship as Aaron being a sports star, dated many women and was unfaithful to her. In 2012 Aaron finally proposed Shayanna, who gave birth to their daughter Avielle Janelle Hernandez on 6th November 2012 and started living together in North Attleborough, Massachusetts.

Personal Life

Shayanna, her daughter, and Aaron lived in a four-story house in Massachusetts, which Aaron bought for $ 1.3 million. In the interview, she said that Aaron was unfaithful and used to date other women even after their daughter’s birth. Later she came to know that he was cheating with her with their kid’s nanny. She confessed in court trials that to make her relationship work, she used to compromise with his behavior.

After Aaron’s death, she got engaged with American amateur boxer and self-employed businessman Dino Gullimette and gave birth to her second daughter.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 29 May 1989, Shayanna Jenkins is 34 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. Her height is 1.68 m tall, and her weight is 64 kg.


Shayanna Jenkins came into the media attention in 2013 after the arrest of her homicidal boyfriend Aaron Hernandez, who killed Odin Lloyd, a semi-professional football player who was dating Shayanna’s sister Shaneah. She appeared in the court trials supporting Aaron with his relatives and went against her sister Shaneah who was in support of Odin’s family, which created a breach between the sisters.

Later Hernandez was convicted for two more separate murders of Safiro Furtado and Daniel de Abreu, and Shayanna was the only person supporting him in court trials. On April 14, 2017, Aaron committed suicide hanging himself from a bedsheet in his prison cell, leaving a suicide note for Shayanna and his daughter Avielle.

On May 15, 2017, Shayanna appeared in an interview with Dr. Phil speaking about Aaron’s death and her last conversation with him. On 15 January 2020, Netflix premiered a three-part documentary series ‘Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez’ verifying what led to the murderous fall and shocking death of former NFL superstar Aaron Hernandez. On 29 January 2020, Shayanna featured in another interview with ABC News talking about the documentaries and the trauma she went through in her life with her fiancée.

Awards & Achievements

As far as awards are concerned, Shayanna hasn’t won any official award in her career, but the biggest achievement of her life is that she stood brave for her love Aaron in his worst time when even his family left him alone. She supported him even after he was convicted for the murder of her sister’s boyfriend and was ready to accept him as her future husband even though he was disloyal to her earlier.

Net Worth & Salary of Shayanna Jenkins in 2024

Shayanna Jenkins Net Worth
Shayanna Jenkins Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Shayanna Jenkins is around $2 million as of April 2024. She was engaged to an NFL star who played for teams like Florida Gators and New England patriots. In 2012 she moved with her fiancée Aaron Hernandez in North Attleborough, Massachusetts, where they bought a four-story house worth $ 1.3 million. After her boyfriend’s death in 2015, she sold the house for $ 1.5 million and got engaged with an American amateur boxer and businessman Dino Guillemette.

Shayanna is a perfect example of a good wife who stands behind her husband no matter what the situation is. She forgave him for being disloyal to her so that her relationship survives. She proved the proverb ‘Blood is thicker than water’ wrong and went against her sister Shaneah and supported his killer Aaron.


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