Elizabeth Smart Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Education, Net worth, Salary, Spouse,

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Elizabeth Smart Biography

Elizabeth Smart is a famous American commentator for ABC News and a child safety activist. However, she did gain national attention at the age of fourteen. The attention came through when she was abducted from her home in Salt Lake City by Brian David Mitchell. Elizabeth was held captive for nine months by Mitchell and his wife Wanda Barzee until the police did rescue her from the street in Sandy, Utah. Since then Smart has been working as an activist and advocate for the missing persons. In addition to that, Smart’s life and seizure have been the subject of numerous non-fiction books and films.

Elizabeth Smart Age

She was born in the year 1987 on the 3rd of September in Salt Lake City, Utah. Smart is therefore currently 34 years of age and she is yet to celebrate her 35th birthday in September.

Elizabeth Smart Height

Smart is a beautiful woman with an average body measurement height that is also moderate by the look of her cute photos. She is however approximately around 5ft and 6inches or 1.68meters tall.

Elizabeth Smart Weight

She has a moderate body measurement weight that is approximately around 56 kilograms which is the same as  123 lb.

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Family

Elizabeth was born to her both loving loving parents in Salt Lake City, Utah. Her parents were Edward and Lois Smart. In her family, she is the second oldest child and they are a family of seven with one sister and four brothers. Moreover, Smart’s family was a part of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Elizabeth Smart Education

Smart went to Bryant Middle School and then later to East High School in Salt Lake City. After graduating from high school with good grades, she did enroll at Brigham Young University. Later after studying at Brigham Young University she did earn her bachelor of Music in harp performance.

Kidnapping

At the age of fourteen in June 2002, Elizabeth was kidnapped at knife point from her bedroom when she was in her family’s house in Salt Lake City, Utah. So for the next 9 months, she went through a lot including, rape, being tied up, and also was threatened to be killed if she tries to escape.

After all those harsh moments, it was fortunate she got rescued by the police officers in 2003 on the 12th of March on a public street in Sandy, Utah. The names of the suspects who kidnapped her were Brian David Mitchell and Wanda Ileen Barzee, and they were recognized by witnesses.

In addition, Wanda Ileen pled guilty to assisting in kidnapping Smart as part of a plea bargain with prosecutors in 2002 on the 5th of June.  Later in 2010 on the 19th of May, federal Judge Dale A. Kimball did sentence Wanda Ileen Barzee to 15 years in federal prison.

Furthermore, part of the plea deal was between the defense and federal prosecutors, He did give Wanda a credit for seven years that she had already served. After that, the court did find Brian David capable to stand trial for kidnapping and sexual assault charges. Later Brian David Mitchell was found guilty on both counts and was sentenced in 2011 May to two life terms in federal prison.

Career

Elizabeth did establish the Elizabeth Smart Foundation in 2011, and it aims to work against human trafficking, and also to empower children to prevent sexual crime against children.

She did join ABC News as a commentator in 2011 on the 7th of July. So she has been coving about missing persons. Ltaer in 2016 in September she did join NBC News as a correspondent and she did work for NBC’s TV programs such as Crime Watch Daily. Smart did focus on Women’s safety and working for a child.

Elizabeth Smart Net Worth

She is a famous American commentator for ABC News and a child safety activist whose net worth is approximately around $ 2 million dollars.

Salary

At the moment according to our research, we don’t have clear information about her actual salary per year but soon we will update you.

Elizabeth Smart Husband|Spouse

She is a wife to Matthew Gilmour whom they had a one-year courtship. Then they tied their knot in the year 2012 on the 18th of February to date.

Children

She has three children,

  1. Olivia Gilmour
  2. Chloe Gilmour
  3. James Gilmour

She has three lovely kids

  1. Olivia Gilmour
  2. Chloe Gilmour
  3. James Gilmour

How old is Elizabeth Smart?

She was born in the year 1987 on the 3rd of September in Salt Lake City, Utah. Smart is therefore currently 34 years of age.

How tall is Elizabeth Smart?

Her height is average and it is approximately around 5ft and 6inches or 1.68 meters tall.