Jay Tucker - Updated Jun 2024

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Jay Tucker

Jay Tucker is an electrical engineer and celebrity ex-partner who hails from Los Angeles, California. Jay Tucker is more popular as the former husband of the American comedian, actress, TV host, model, and producer, Niecy Nash.

Early Life and Education

Jay Tucker was born in the year 1970, in the United States of America. As of now, his age must be fifty-four years old, and has been following the Christian religion. He is an American native and is of Afro-American ethnicity. Tucker has been very secretive about his personal life which is the reason for no information about his parents and childhood. However, some of his information eventually comes out as he is a public figure.

Regarding his educational background, Jay Tucker is a very educated person which has helped him to stand in the present spot as a successful electrical engineer. At first, he went to a local high school, later he attended Roxbury College and graduated in the year 1991. He has achieved a Bachelor of Technology degree in the field of Electronics and Electrical Engineering.


He has been a very active personality every time. Tucker loves reading various books and also watching football matches when he has free time. Similarly, his favorite color is black and he loves consuming continental cuisine more often.

The electrical engineer even loves watching movies and his favorite celebrities are the American singer, Elvis Presley, and the American actress, Angelina Jolie. In addition to that, his favorite holiday destination is London.

Jay Tucker – Career and Professional Life

In the year 1991, Jay Tucker got his first profession in the position of an applications engineer at APC-MGE. As of now, it has turned into the IT business of Schneider-Electric. Then, he served on the Emerson Network Power for ten years.

Jay Tucker’s profession was as a field sales manager and was even served in business development there. Moreover, he started working at GE Power for 5 years. He was then chosen to become the business development manager at Hammond Power Solutions in the year 2015.

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Caption: Jay Tucker with his former wife at an event (Source: Extra)

Net Worth 2024

As of 2024, Jay Tucker has a decent net worth of around $500 thousand. He has been earning all those fortunes from his career being an electrical engineer only. On the other hand, his former wife has a net worth of a whopping $4 million.

Niecy Nash’s primary source of income is her amazing profession as a TV host, comedian, and actress. He has been living a good and peaceful life as of now in Los Angeles, California, USA. For sure both of them have shared their assets after divorcing each other.

Jay Tucker – Relationship Status

Jay Tucker was previously married to the American actress, Niecy Nash as mentioned before. Niecy Nash and his wedding was on 28th May 2011 at the Church Estate Vineyard which is in Malibu. Then, the former couple’s wedding was also registered in a television special, “Nash’s Wedding Bash” which premiered on TLC Network. Likewise, the actress was wearing an Ines DiSanto gown at her wedding. At their wedding, various people were present such as Holly Robinson-Peete, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Rebecca Romjin, Brandi, Sherri Shepherd, and many more.

Moreover, the actress, Sheryl Lee Ralph was her maid of honor of Nash. It was on 4th September 2009, and the actress and he got to meet each other for the first time at a Labor Day party. Also, their engagement was on 4th September 2010. Sadly, Neicy Nash announced her and his divorce which was still being processed on 30th October 2019. Then, their divorce was finally complete on 10th March 2020. Before this, Niecy Nash was the wife of an ordained minister, Don Nash for thirteen years.

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They together even had three kids and their names were Dominic, Donielle, and Dia. Their divorce took place in June 2007. As of now, the actress is the wife of the famous singer, Jessica Betts, and their wedding was on 29th August 2020. After his divorce from Nash, Nash was keeping their house which is in Bell Canyon, California, and also their 2016 Tesla while Tucker. On the other hand, he was keeping the Ford F-150 truck of the year 2011 and achieved the last payment of $185 thousand.

Niecy was also having her production company, “Chocolate Chick”. Hence, he and Nash were both waiving the right to spousal support. After divorcing each other, they said that they were “better friends than marriage partners”. “Our union was such a gorgeous ride. And as we go our separate ways now, we feel fortunate for the love we share — present tense,” they wrote on social media. Apart from this, he was not involved in any kind of controversial matters or rumors as well.

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Caption: Jay Tucker with his former wife on their wedding day (Source: Essence)

Jay Tucker – Body Measurement

Talking about the former husband’s body measurement, Jay Tucker has a good height of 6 feet 1 inch or else 185 cm or 1.85 m. He also has a suitable body weight of around 82 kg or 181 lbs. Similarly, the former partner of Niecy Nash’s biceps size is 16 inches and he wears a shoe size of 9 (UK).

Tucker also has a chest size of 44 inches and a waist size of 34 inches. Also, the size of his hip is 38 inches. Moreover, he has a pair of dark brown eyes with dark brown hair and is of a dark complexion. Looking at his personality, he has a decent and dashing personality.

Social Media

Coming to the social media part, Jay Tucker has never been quite active on some of the social media platforms to this day. He has an Instagram account where he has gained 19.2 thousand followers. On his Instagram account, he only shares images and videos of his work and profession.

However, he neither uses Twitter nor Facebook. Nash’s former husband has been keeping a low profile in front of the public and has never used any social media accounts. On the other side, his wife, Niecy Nash has been quite active on some of the social media platforms. On Instagram, Niecy Nash has managed to gain 2.6 million followers whereas, on Twitter, she has gained 421.3 thousand followers.