Facts of Lenedra Carroll Biography
|Occupation||Singer, Author, Businesswoman|
|Spouse||Azt Kilcher (divorced- 1982)|
|Place of birth||Alaska|
Lenedra Carroll is an American singer, businesswoman, author and artist. She is well known for being the mother of Grammy-nominated singer, Jewel Kilcher. Carroll is the founder of Higher Ground for Humanity. She is also a teacher and a brilliant spokesperson.
Carroll is single at the moment. She was married to musician and Tv personality, Atz Kilcher with whom she shares three children. However, their marriage ended up in a divorce.
Lenedra Carroll Early Life and Career
Lenedra Carroll was born in 1950 in a village in Alaska. Her parents are Jasper Jewel Carroll and Arva Carroll. Carroll was raised as a Mormon. She has three siblings. The family moved a lot but finally settled in Homer, Alaska. There is no information available regarding her education. However, it has been revealed that she grew up amidst poverty.
As for her career, Carroll spent more than 15 years in the music industry. She has made two albums with her ex-husband. She also released two solo albums including Beyond Words and Daybreak Song.
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Carroll spent her most of her adult life as a performer. Aside, she also owned a private art studio in Alaska where she worked as a visual artist. She also owned an art gallery for seven years.
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Carroll even went on to manage her daughter Jewel Kilcher's music career for some time. She published a book titled "The Architecture of All Abundance" in 2001. She won the NAPRA’s Nautilus award for the book.
She also co-founded the non-profit organization, Higher Ground for Humanity with her daughter. Carroll was also the CEO of a global entertainment enterprise.
Lenedra Carroll Wife, Divorce, Married, & Relationship
The 68-year-old is a single woman and a divorcee. Lenedra was married to Alaska reality Tv star, Atz Kilcher. The details of their marriage dates have not yet been revealed yet. Their divorce, however, was finalized in 1982 for some undisclosed reason.
The two share three children, two sons Shane Kilcher, Atz Lee Kilcher and a daughter Jewel Kilcher.
All of their three children are involved in the entertainment business. Shane and Atz are part of the reality Tv series Alaska; The Last Frontier, whereas Jewel is an award-winning singer. After getting divorced, Lenedra left the children with Atz Kilcher since he got the legal custody. She did not have a good relationship with her children.
Atz Kilcher became an alcoholic after the divorce and abused his children. This especially affected Jewel. She had a difficult childhood after her mother left her.
However, Carroll went on to manage her daughter and open a foundation with her later. Nevertheless, their relationship soured again and they parted ways in 2010.
Lenedra Carroll Net Worth, Salary, Income, Earning
Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that Lenedra has an estimated net worth of $13 million. She was able to accumulate this huge amount with her music and other business ventures. She is leading a simple life now.
On the other hand, her ex-husband, Atz Kilcher has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Kilcher came from the family of musicians and has toured all over Alaska and Europe. Currently, he appears on “Alaska The Last Frontier ” showing on the Discovery Channel.