Amy Schneider Biography
Schneider attended Chaminade-Julienne High School in Dayton, Ohio.
She is 43 years old and was born on May 29, 1979.
Schneider is a trans woman who went through gender transition in 2017.
Schneider is well-known for her ability in the Final Jeopardy! round, where she answered correctly 30 out of 41 times. She currently resides in Oakland, California.
She is the eleventh highest-earning contestant in the history of American game shows.
Amy Schneider recognized herself as a man before surgery and married Kelly Anneken in 2004. They divorced in 2016, however, after she began to recognize herself as a female and separated from her partner to go through the transition process.
Amy Schneider Career
Amy Schneider is a game show contestant and an American engineering manager. She holds the second-longest win streak in Jeopardy! history, having won 40 consecutive games from November 2021 to January 2022, trailing only Ken Jennings (74 games), who hosted the show while she competed. She is the most successful woman ever to compete on the show, both in terms of the length of her winning streak and the $1.3 million she won.
Amy Schneider Net Worth
Amy Schneider has an estimated net worth range between $1 million and $5 million.