Diane Pol is still alive and still works as the office manager of Pol Veterinary Services, the veterinary practice run by her husband, Dr Jan Pol.
Diane Pol and her hubby not only provide veterinary services to owners of small and large animals in rural Weidman, Michigan, but also star in a Nat Geo reality TV series titled The Incredible Dr. Pol. Their work on the series has helped them not only to become famous but also quite wealthy as well.
Is Diane Pol Still Alive?
Diane Pol is still alive and continues to appear in the reality TV series that propelled her and her husband to fame. The Incredible Dr. Pol is a Nat Geo series that basically follows Dr. Pol as he provides veterinary services at his practice. Other cast members are medics at the facility as well as office staff such as his wife, Diane.
Though her screen time may have reduced, prompting questions over her whereabouts, Diane is still part an important part of the practice.
She is the office manager and ensures that her husband’s practice runs smoothly. Payment of staff, purchase of supplies, scheduling appointments, and interfacing with service providers are all part of her responsibilities.
What is Diane Pol’s Age Now?
Diane Pol is currently 81 years old. She was born on the 6th of February 1943 and is a native of Mayville, Michigan. Diane Pol is just a year younger than her husband.
She is at an age when most people would consider retirement, but the fact remains that as long as her hubby does not retire, she will likely not do so as well but continue to assist him. Dr. Pol himself has been questioned about retirement, but he is yet to make a firm decision as he is married to his job.
Is Diane Pol Still Dr. Pol’s Wife?
Diane Pol and Dr. Pol are still very much married, and their union has lasted for more than 50 years. As the story goes, Diane met Dr. Pol in 1961 when he moved from his native Netherlands to Mayville, Michigan, to attend high school on an exchange program.
They took a shine to each other and began dating. They continued their romance even when Dr. Pol returned to the Netherlands for his college. They then got married around 1968.
Diane Pol and Dr. Pol spent some time living in the Netherlands, but they made their home in Weidman, Michigan. They remain there to date and have worked together to prosper both career-wise and personally. Their marriage has produced three children, namely Charles, Diane Jr, and Kathy.
What Does Diane Pol Do For A Living?
Diane Pol is a former elementary school teacher and an office manager. Diane completed her high school diploma around 1961 and later had her college studies for a bachelor’s degree in education. She also went on to acquire a master’s degree in special reading.
Diane Pol was a teacher at Harbor Beach Elementary School for several years. She later left to work as an office manager for her husband and help him build up his veterinary practice.
Diane Pol’s Net Worth
Diane Pol has a net worth of $500,000. She made this from her income over the years as well as the several careful investments that she must have made. Her husband, on the other hand, is said to be worth $2 million. Asides from what his clients pay him for services rendered, Dr. Pol reportedly earns $20,000 for each episode of The Incredible Dr. Pol.
The show has had two seasons of about 20 episodes each year since it started in 2011, which gives one an idea of the money that Dr. Pol has made.
There is the possibility that Diane Pol is also paid for her appearance on the show, but even if this were true, the amount would be below what her husband, who is the lead star, pockets.