Gretchen Rubin Biography
Gretchen Anne Craft was born on the 14th of December, 1965.
Gretchen Rubin was born Gretchen Anne Craft and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, where her father worked as a lawyer at Craft, Fridkin & Rhyne. She went to Pembroke Hill School. She attended Yale University for her undergraduate and law degrees, served as editor-in-chief of the Yale Law Journal, and was awarded the Edgar M. Cullen Prize.
Gretchen Rubin Career
Gretchen Craft Rubin is an author, blogger, and public speaker from the United States. Rubin clerked for Judge Pierre N. Leval of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and then for Justice Sandra Day O’Connor of the United States Supreme Court from 1995 to 1996. She worked as a chief adviser to Federal Communications Commission Chairman Reed Hundt after her clerkships. She has also taught at Yale Law School and Yale School of Management.
Rubin is a writer who focuses on topics such as habits, happiness, and human nature. She is the New York Times bestselling author of Better Than Before, Happier at Home, and The Happiness Project. Rubin’s novels have sold over two million print and online copies in over thirty languages worldwide. GretchenRubin.com, her daily blog, chronicles her journeys in the quest of habits and happiness. On her weekly podcast, Happier with Gretchen Rubin, she talks about healthy habits and happiness with her sister Elizabeth Craft, a television writer located in Los Angeles. The show earned the Academy of Podcasters award for best health and fitness podcast in 2016, and it was nominated again in 2017. On August 10, 2003, Brian Lamb of the television show Booknotes interviewed Rubin.
Gretchen Rubin Personal Life
Rubin lives in Manhattan’s Upper East Side with her husband, Brookings Institution senior fellow James (“Jamie”) Rubin (son of former Clinton-administration Treasury Secretary and Goldman Sachs CEO Robert Rubin).
Gretchen Rubin Net Worth
Gretchen Rubin has an estimated net worth range between $1 million and $5 million.