Meet Ross Burningham — the romantic partner of the TV show host, Ricki Lake. In 2021, Ricki announced their engagement in an exclusive PEOPLE Magazine interview.
This Ross Burningham wiki highlights facts about Ricki Lake’s husband to be including his age, net worth, and job. Furthermore, it tries to shed light on his family, height, and Instagram.
Ross Burningham Age, Birthday, Zodiac
In 2021, Ross Burningham touched the age of 54. He was born in 1967 and grew up celebrating his birthday on 10th February. Also, Ross is an Aquarius. Actress Emma Stone is a fellow Aquarius with the same birthday.
On his 54th birthday, Ricki Lake took to IG and penned a heart-warming message. It read— “Happy Birthday Ross! You have brought me so much joy and peace and laughs these last few months. I pinch myself, I am such a lucky girl. Thank you for choosing me. I love you”.
Ross Burningham Wiki — Family, Hometown, Education
Ross keeps a minimal social media presence. Even his Instagram is private. Thus, digging for info on his family is near impossible.
However, mylife.com listed Chase Burningham, Bryann Burningham, Tanner Burningham, Jill Burningham, and Gary Burningham as Ross’ family.
As of 2021, Ross was residing in Solana Beach, California. Previously, he lived in San Diego, California. Chances are he is a native of the West Coast.
Arriving at his academic qualification, Ross attended Brigham Young University from 1985 until 1992. He graduated from the same with a BS in Accounting. Where there, he was a member of the NCAA Men’s Volleyball Team.
Ross also acquired Masters of Accounting — with Taxation as her focus subject — from Brigham Young University.
Between 1992 and 1995, Ross attended BYU Law School. Receiving his JD in Law, he graduated with distinction.
Height, Weight, Distinct Features
A man of tall stature, Ross Burningham stands above 5 feet and 10 inches in height. His weight, meanwhile, should surpass 80 kilograms. Ross sports a white beard. Perhaps, it qualified as his distinct feature.
Social Media Reach: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter
As previously stated, Ross maintained a low-key social media presence. He didn’t seem much interested in using Facebook.
Ross, however, was on Instagram but limited access only to his followers. As of Feb 2021, he had uploaded only 57 posts. What’s more, Ross opened her profile on Twitter in April 2009. Interestingly, he had yet to follow anyone on the platform.
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Ross Burningham Net Worth, Job, Career
To mention his job, Ross Burningham is a corporate lawyer. His focus includes Emerging Companies, Mergers & Acquisitions, Venture Financings, Corporate Services, Public Offerings/Public Companies, Investor Side Financings, and Labor & Employment.
As of 2021, Ross was still a partner at Gunderson Dettmer. He had joined the firm in July 2015.
According to Gunderson Dettmer’s website, Ross counsels startup and emerging growth companies through every stage of growth. Discussing his work, the company notes that Ross also represents leading venture capital firms, growth equity investors, and seed funds. He works with companies in a variety of industries including consumer internet, digital media, e-commerce, software, healthcare, and life sciences.
Ross, as per Gunderson Dettmer, has extensive experience supporting founders with strategic advice and coaching; introducing prospective investors; managing financings; advising on general corporate strategy and business plans, and negotiating M&A transactions.
Before Gunderson Dettmer, Ross was a partner at DLA Piper. He was with the firm for 7 years and 4 months.
Between Feb 2003 and May 2008, Ross was a shareholder at Heller Ehrman. Before that, he worked as an attorney for Brobeck, Phleger, & Harrison.
From his career, Ross Burningham surely stacked more than $1 million net worth.
Ross Burningham & Ricki Lake: Dating, Engaged, Wedding
Ross first appeared on Ricki’s Instagram around December 2020. The lovebirds probably began dating before that.
Since his debut, Ross became a constant fixture on Ricki’s Instagram. Ricki continually showed him off to her IG followers.
In February 2021, Ross and Ricki finally got engaged. Shortly after the engagement, Ricki spoke to PEOPLE Magazine and shared— “Ross and I literally pinch ourselves that we have found each other at this time in our lives”.
Ricki then continued— “Both of us, newly empty-nesters, we feel as if we are kids again. We are filled with gratitude and joy for what is to come”.
The “Hairspray” actress took to IG to celebrate the milestone. Sharing a photo of the newly engaged couple, Ricki labeled Ross “wonderful”.
She added— “I love him very much and I am so grateful I get to love and be loved so deeply by this stellar human. Our next chapter is sure to be a good one.”
Together, Ross and Ricki are parenting a rescue puppy.
Between 1994 and 2004, Ricki was married to Rob Sussman. Meanwhile, her second marriage with Christian Evans lasted 3 years. In 2017, 2 years after their divorce, Christian died by suicide.
Last modified: February 21, 2021