Elena Pickett is the wife of General Hospital actor Jay Pickett. With his death, Jay left behind his beloved wife of nearly 35 years and their three kids.
Learn more about Jay’s wife and their kids in this Elena Pickett Wiki. In this article, we also cover information on Elena’s birthday, her job, and her net worth.
Elena Pickett Age
Elena Pickett turned 58 years old while celebrating her birthday in September of 2020. But, her daughter Michaela, wished her a happy birthday on 22 September 2017. Hence, she is a Virgo by zodiac sign.
On the post, Michaela wished Elena a happy birthday and named her the cutest, trendiest, most inspiring woman and mother there ever was. She acknowledged her as truly incredible and she accepted that she will forever feel ridiculously proud to be her daughter.
Elena Pickett Maiden Name
Elena Pickett was born Elena Marie Bates (maiden name). She maintained extreme privacy and shared almost no information related to her father and her mother. Moreover, she has very few activities on social media and none of them are related to her family members.
Along with info on father and mother, her possible siblings also remain away from public attention. But, some of her family members are Morgan Bates, Anne Bates, Irene Bates, Gabby Bates, Miya Bates, Geno Bates, and Michael E. Bates.
Elena Pickett stands tall at a height of 5 feet 7.5 inches (1.71 meters). Furthermore, she weighed about 74 kilograms (162 lbs). What’s more, she has bestowed her beauty on her two daughters as they look the same as her.
Her Instagram, Facebook
Elena Pickett has only one social media account which is Instagram. She goes by the name (@elenapickett1). On the platform, she had 138 followers. She posted a total of 3 times as of Aug 2021. However, she couldn’t be discovered on Facebook as well as Twitter.
Elena Pickett Job
Unlike her late husband’s who belonged to the movie industry, Elena Pickett’s job is associated with the world of fashion. She worked for West Coast for Just For Wraps, a junior apparel company based in Los Angeles as sales manager for five years.
Elena also held several sales positions at Pepe Clothing including West Coast Sales Manager for Women’s denim.
After quitting her job, in 1998, Elena joined wholesale apparel sales of Lucky Brand Jeans, a division of Liz Claiborne Inc., for over six years. After working in the company for 7 years in the position of director of sales, she joined Joe’s Jeans in September of 2005.
The news was shared across several fashion news sites including just-style by Innovo Group Inc. Elena joined the company in the position of Vice President of Sales which was a new position created in the company at the time.
Her area of work included visual merchandising, trend analysis, store management, sales, product, sales management, business development, and a few other responsibilities.
According to Glassdoor, Joe’s Jeans Vice President of sales makes a salary of nearly $150 thousand per year. so, Elena Pickett must have a total net worth of nearly $2 million.
Elena And Jay Pickett: Wedding, Children
Elena Pickett met her husband Jay Pickett over three decades ago. Their love story is yet to be shared publicly. But, the couple got engaged and later married on 9 August 1985. Furthermore, the married couple lived in a committed relationship and happily together until Jay passed away on 31 July of 2021.
The married couple was parents to their three kids: Maegan Pickett, the eldest daughter, Michaela Marie Pickett, the middle child, and finally Tyler Richard Pickett, the youngest child.
Maegan is a lesbian by sexuality. She got engaged to her partner Ash in March of 2017. The couple married in November of 2018. They had a magical outdoor wedding snap of which is featured on Michaela’s IG.
Talking about their second daughter, Michaela attended Louisville High School. She studied dance and nutrition at Chapman University and graduated as a class of 2014. She worked at Jessica Kondrath|the movement, was a dance teacher at Los Angeles Ballet Academy and Creative Arts Academy.
As for their son, Tyler attended St. Bernardine of Siena Catholic School. He was on the school’s soccer team.
On IG, her daughters could be discovered on @maeganpickett and @michaelamariep. Likewise, her late husband went by the name @jaypickett on his IG.
As for her husband, Jay was sitting on a horse when he died. According to Jim Heffel, he passed away in the way of a true cowboy. Fans of General Hospital went on his social media to say their goodbyes. But, the cause of the actor’s death remains unclear.
Last modified: September 27, 2021