Famous for being the wife of popular American football quarterback, Drew Bress, Brittany Brees has been an integral part of Drew’s successes not only in his marital life but in his career as well. Being married for over a decade, the couple appears to be waxing stronger together and in their individual careers. Brittany and her husband are among the very few college sweethearts who are determined to remain together through rough and tough.
Who is Brittany Brees?
Born in Syracuse, Indiana, USA as Brittany Middleton Dudchenko, Brittany is the daughter of Kathie and Pete Dudchenko. She was born on September 18, 1976, and she is of American nationality. Brittany has not revealed any information regarding her childhood life including her siblings if any. However, looking at her educational background, the Indiana native enrolled at Wawasee High School where she first studied before moving to Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana for her degree.
Who are Brittany Brees’ Children?
Brittany has a large family with her football-playing husband. The couple got married on February 8, 2003, and two years later they moved to Louisiana as Drew joined the New Orleans Saints. Two years after their relocation, Britanny and her husband announced they were expecting their first child and by 2009, they welcomed their son, Baylen. In October the following year, the couple also welcomed their second child, a boy named Bowen. Callen, their third son was given birth to in the month of August 2012 and their youngest child and only daughter, Rylen was born in August 2014. All together, Brittany Brees and her husband Drew are blessed with four children all born and raised in New Orleans.
Interesting Facts About Drew Brees’ Wife
How she met Drew Brees
Brittany and her husband share a strong bond since their college years. Although they never knew each other until their sophomore year at the ‘Purdue University,’ West Lafayette, Indiana, the University remains a memorable place for the couple. Brittany Brees actually met her now husband at a college party and he, at that time, was celebrating his 20th birthday.
Although it was not Drew’s first time of seeing her, it took him about six months to garner the courage he needed to talk to her. The couple had their first date months later, even though they were accompanied by their friends. They dated for years before settling down as husband and wife in 2003. Ther marriage happened when Drew Brees was playing for the San Diego Chargers.
She is a Philanthropist
Britanny is no stranger to community service. In fact, the entire Brees family is committed to giving back to their community, particularly New Orleans where they reside. Together with her husband, the Indiana-born established a New Orleans Playground that is accessible for kids of all abilities, especially those with sensory and mobility challenges. She also founded the Brees Dream Foundation which takes care of underprivileged children and cancer patients.
The couple has also contributed to the development of their alma mater. They reportedly gave the ‘Purdue University’s’ athletic department the sum of $2 million and $1 million to the department’s football program. That is not all, Brittany Brees played an important role in her local community’s recovery from the disaster caused by the 2005 Hurricane Katrina.
Brittany Brees Net Worth & Salary
Brittany Brees is for sure earning some reasonable amount as salary from her profession which she is yet to disclose to the public. Regardless of her popularity as the wife of a famous NFL player, Brees has also managed to keep her net worth a secret. Her husband Drew Brees is said to have about $100 Million as net worth while his salary stands at $22 Million.
Thanks to his great football skills, Brees has received many awards and recognition including being named as the Comeback Player of the Year as well as the National Football League Offensive Player of the Year. He has also received many MVPs and Super Bowl XLIV awards. Considering how much he currently earns from his career, one could agree without doubts that the Texas-born quarterback really works hard to achieve his lofty status as an NFL great.
There is only a little information regarding Brittany Brees’ body measurement. The beautiful wife of the NFL player has a height of 6 feet (1.83m) and her weight is 95 kgs (209 lbs).