Amy Sanders is the wife of Beto O’Rourke with three children

Amy Sanders is the wife of Beto O’Rourke with three children

When Beto O’Rourke announced his presidency his wife was right by his side and Beto started his video by addressing his wife saying, “Amy and I”. This instantly caught a lot of attention and here is more information about Amy Hoover Sanders who is the wife of Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke.

Amy Hoover Sanders is the daughter of Louann and William Sanders of El Paso. She has four siblings in total and while her maternal grandfather Richard”Rickie” Harlan Feuille was a practising lawyer in El Paso, Amy’s paternal grandfather was an advertising agency owner.

Amy Sanders and Beto O'Rourke were introduced through Amy's aunt and they got married in September 2005 and the couple has three children namely; Ulysses, Molly, and Henry.

Amy Sanders and Beto O’Rourke were introduced through Amy’s aunt and they got married in September 2005 and the couple has three children namely; Ulysses, Molly, and Henry.

Amy’s father, William “Bill” Sanders, is known as a real estate mogul and she is a billionaire heiress. Her father has a  net worth that is likely currently closer to $500 million.

Beto O’Rourke and wife Amy Sanders marriage and children

Amy Sanders and Beto O’Rourke were introduced through Amy’s aunt and had their first date at Juárez’s famous Kentucky Club. They met when she has returned from Guatemala after living there for a year. Soon after they got married in September 2005 and the couple has three children namely; Ulysses, Molly, and Henry.

Despite the fact that Amy is 9 years younger than Beto it has not affected their relationship one bit. In fact, she has been really supportive of her husband’s career and political decisions. Amy has been balancing their relationship pretty well by assisting in her husband’s campaign, raising their three young children, and also working with nonprofits and advancing children’s education. She has been a wonderful wife to Beto O’Rourke.

Who is Amy Hoovers Sanders?

Amy’s the director of education development for La Fe Community Development Corporation. She’s also the executive director of the La Fe Preparatory charter school, which she helped start. In fact, Amy has always had a passion for teaching and helping children.

Amy majored in psychology at Williams College in Massachusetts and received a certificate in Spanish before moving to Guatemala City for a year. While there, she taught kindergarten at Colegio Americano de Guatemala. She left Guatemala in 2004, returning to El Paso to teach first and second grade and that’s when she met Beto through her aunt. She also worked with the nonprofit, Centro de Salu Familiar La Fe in south El Paso for seven years.

Amy Sanders and Beto O'Rourke have been in love with each other for pretty long and are a solid power couple.

Amy Sanders and Beto O’Rourke have been in love with each other for pretty long and are a solid power couple.