Glennon Doyle - Updated Apr 2024

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Burke, Virginia, USA
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Burke, Virginia, USA

Glennon Doyle


Glennon Doyle is a talented American activist and author. Glennon Doyle gained international fame for her memoirs Carry On, Warrior; Love Warrior;  and Untamed.

Early Life and Education

Glennon Doyle was born on 20 March 1976 and she is currently 46 years old. She hails from Burke, Virginia, and her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Talking about her family, her mother’s name is Patti. Her mother was a Spanish teacher who later became a guidance counselor.

Likewise, her father is Bubba Doyle. Her father is a middle school principal as well as a high school football coach. Moreover, she has a sister named Amanda Doyle.

Talking about her educational journey, Doyle obtained her degree in Bachelor of Arts from James Madison University in the year 1998.

During her college years, this personality was a member of the Sigma Kappa sorority, Delta Rho chapter. Following her college graduation, Doyle became a teacher in Northern Virginia.

Glennon Doyle

Caption: Glennon in a childhood photo with her family. Source: The Wall Street Journal

Glennon Doyle – Net Worth 2023

This popular author has earned a hefty amount of money throughout her career. Moving on, this author has a net worth of around $5 million US dollars.

Relationship Status

Glennon Doyle is a happily married woman. Her wife is Abby Wambach, a retired soccer player, and coach, as well as a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.

The two met each other on a book tour and tied the knot on 14 May 2017. The author announced her relationship with Wambach in November 2016.

Following their marriage, the couple moved from Naples to Hermosa Beach in 2021. There, the couple purchased a $6.5 million home.

Before this marriage, Doyle was married to Craig Melton from 2002 to 2016. Her ex-husband is a former model. With Melton, she has three children. Two of her children’s names are Tish and Chase Melton.

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Caption: Glennon and Abby posing for a photo. Source: The Times

Career and Professional Life

Professionally, Glennon Doyle is a famous author. She is also an activist who is popular for her #1 New York Times bestseller books Untamed, Love Warrior, and Carry On, Warrior.

People also recognize her for being the creator of the online community Momastery.

Additionally, Doyle is the founder as well as the president of Together Rising. It is an all-women-led nonprofit organization that supports women, families, and children in crisis.

Moreover, this personality writes and speaks frequently about her early struggles with bulimia and addiction.

In her 2013 TEDx talk Lessons from the Mental Hospital, Doyle discussed her time spent in a mental hospital when she was a teen.

Likewise, in the year 2009, this personality began writing online with her blog “Momastery”.

Then in 2013, this personality published her memoir Carry On, Warrior. It was based on some of her most popular blog posts.

In the year 2016, she published her follow-up memoir called Love Warrior. Moreover, in September of the same year, her 2nd memoir was selected to be a part of Oprah’s Book Club 2.0.

More Details

In 2020, this personality polished her 3rd memoir titled Untamed. Furthermore, in April of the same year, this book was selected to be a part of Reese Witherspoon’s Reese’s Book Club.

All three of her books are best-sellers. As of February 2021, her book – Untamed – has sold more than two million copies. Based on this book, a TV series is being developed by J. J. Abrams’s production company.

Additionally, in the year 2014, Parents magazine named this writer and Momastery the winner of its award for “Best All-Around at Social Media”.

Moreover, this personality appears on Oprah’s SuperSoul 100. It is a collection of 100 awakened leaders who are using their voices and talent to elevate humanity.

Recently in 2021, this author was included in the Fast Company Queer 50 list.

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Caption: Glennon Doyle and her partner Abby with her ex-husband and their children. Source: Yahoo News

Body Measurements

Glennon Doyle stands tall at an approximate height of 1.67 meters or 5 feet 5 inches and her body weight is around 121.5 lbs or 55 kgs.

Doyle has blonde hair and hazel eyes. Besides these, there are no more details available related to this author’s other body measurement details.

Glennon Doyle – Social Media

Glennon Doyle joined Twitter in August 2009 and so far has more than 301.6K followers on her @GlennonDoyle account.

Likewise, she has over 1.9 million followers on her @glennondoyle Instagram profile. Also, she has more than 953K followers on her Facebook profile.