Emma Boettcher is an American professional gambler and a librarian who has made a huge buzz on social media after defeating James Holzhauer in the recent episode of “Jeopardy” game. If you want to know more about this gambler, then this is the right place to start reading her Wiki.
Emma Boettcher Career
In the recent episode of the Jeopardy game on June 3, 2019, Emma surprised everyone by defeating the Las Vegas-based professional gambler, James Holzhauer by ending his streak within 32 games. Furthermore, the librarian won the prize money of $ 2,464,216 and she had planned a bold strategy against her competitor.
Moreover, Holzhauer fell $58,484 short of Ken Jennings’s record for most money won on the regular season episodes of the game show. Finally, Boettcher went ahead of James with $ 26,000 in the final round where the Las Vegas gambler won $ 23,400.
Emma planned to find about the Daily Doubles on the board and her decision of getting it changed her destiny. She played the Jeopardy game with full confidence and went ahead of James.
Emma has been the user experience resident librarian at the University of Chicago and moreover, she holds a Master’s degree in Information science. Before she started working at Chicago University, she was previously working at the University of North Carolina (2014-2016) and meanwhile she was a circulation assistant at the Orange County public library in Hillsborough, North Carolina (2014-15) and was an intern at the Duke University library.
Since 2018, the Jeopardy star, Emma has been appointed as the product owner of FOLIO as a part-time wherein she manage product backlog for loans an item state. She further facilitates remote focus group discussions with subject matter experts to determine system requirements.
Emma Boettcher Parents
Emma was born in 1992 in Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA. She is the talented child of Kevin Boettcher (Father) and Kristine Krenzke Boettcher (Mother). Furthermore, the 27-year-old Jeopardy champion is also having a sister whose name is not known.
The Jeopardy champion completed her graduation degree in English literature from Princeton University and later she earned her Master’s Degree in Information sciences from the University of North Carolina. Currently, Emma is not in a relationship with anyone and moreover she is focusing on her career.
Emma Boettcher Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Emma is around $ 1.5 million USD.
Emma Boettcher Wiki
Full Name: Emma Boettcher
Nick Name: Emma
Born: Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Famous for: professional gambler, Librarian
Age: 27 Years Old
College: University of North Carolina
School: High School
Qualification: Masters degree
Height: 5 feet 6 Inch Tall
Weight: 65 KG
Eye Color: Brown
Hair color: Brown
Marital Status: single
Favorites and hobbies
Hobbies: Travelling, Reading, Cooking
Favorite Actor: Tom Cruise
Favorite Actress: Jennifer Lawrence
Favorite Destination: Miami
Favorite Food: Italian
Father: Kevin Boettcher
Mother: Kristine Krenzke Boettcher
Sister: Name not known
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Husband
Dating history: Not known
Net worth: $ 1.5 million USD.
Social Media Accounts
Twitter Account: Yes
Facebook Account: No
Instagram Account: Yes