Amy Carter, daughter of the former President of the United States Jimmy Carter and Lady Rosalynn Carter is the first child to live in White House since the presidency of John F. Kennedy.


People gather fame from their work and career but it is not in case of Amy Carter as she came to limelight for being the only daughter of the former President of America Jimmy Carter. Her father Jimmy has an estimated net worth of $7million. Carter is currently living in Atlanta with her husband and son.

Amy Carter Networth and Salary

As of 2018, the estimated net worth of Amy Carter is still under review. However, her father Jimmy has a net worth of $7million. Carter was a political activist. During the 1980s and 1990s, Carter participated in a number of sit-ins and protests.

CAPTION: Amy Carter with her family in White House

SOURCE: National Portrait Gallery

Carter’s father Jimmy Carter was a governor and former President. During his presidency, Jimmy earned a prodigious amount of salary. 

Carter is currently living in Page Avenue in Atlanta with her spouse and son. Carter is also a board member of Carter Center established by her father. The organization advocates human rights and diplomacy.

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Amy Carter Is Married to James Gregory Wentzel

Amy Carter is married to her husband James Gregory Wentzel, who is a computer consultant. They dated for a few years before getting married. Their wedding took place in September 1996. Carter met her husband while she was attending Tulane University.

Even after the marriage, Carter didn’t change her last name as she mentioned: “belonged to no one”. From their relationship, the husband and wife are blessed with a son named Hugo James Wentzel born on 29th July 1999

CAPTION: Amy Carter with her husband


Carter has kept her personal profile very low from the media since the late 1990s and has not participated in political events, interviews, and protests too. Carter and her family moved to Atlanta where she is now focusing to raise her son.

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Amy Carter Early  Life

Amy Carter was born on 19th October 1967 in Plains, Georgia to Rosalynn Carter and Jimmy Carter. Carter was raised in her hometown along with her three siblings named Jack Carter, Donnel Carter and James Carter until her father was elected as a governor. 

CAPTION: Amy Carter early life image


Carter holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. On 20th January 1977, her father Jimmy Carter was elected President of the United States, and her family moved to the White House.

After her father’s presidency ended in 1971, Carter moved to Atlanta and attended Memphis College of Art where she earned a degree in Bachelor of Fine Arts. Later she attended Tulane University and earned a Master’s degree in Art History.

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Amy Carter Career

Amy Carter was also active in political activities. Carter previously participated in the protest to change US foreign policy towards Central America and South African racism.

CAPTION: Amy Carter

SOURCE: Free Republic

In 1986, Carter was arrested for protesting CIA recruitment at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The case gathered several public attention and was well-publicized by the media. Later, Carter was released and was vindicated of all charges.

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Facts and Stats

  • Amy Carer is currently 51 years old.
  • Carter’s sun sign is Libra.
  • Carter belongs to white ethnicity.
  • Her hair color is Blonde.
  • The eye color of Carter is Blue.