Jada Crawley is a fashion designer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist better known as the wife of the famous American NBA maestro, Chris Paul. She rose to the limelight and gained more fame after getting into a relationship with her husband who has carved a niche for himself in the basketball sector. The duo went into a relationship in 2003 and tied the knot after eight years. Currently, they have spent 11 years together and have welcomed two kids so far.
Chris Paul, who played college basketball at Wake Forest University, made his professional basketball debut in the NBA in 2005 as a point guard for the New Orleans Hornets. While with the team, his exceptional skills brought him to the limelight. He has since then played for various teams and currently plays for the Phoenix Suns. He has been recognized many times and has won several awards for his skills.
Jada Crawley Was Born In Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
Jada Crawley was born in Winston Salem, North Carolina, on February 16, 1984. Currently 38 years old, she was born into a middle-class family. She is of African-American ethnicity though information about her parents, origin, and occupation is unknown. Pieces of information regarding her siblings and what they are up to are also unknown.
Jada Crawley attended Mount Tabor High School in Winston Salem, North Carolina. After graduating from high school, she enrolled at Wake Forest University, a private university located in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Though the course she studied is unknown, she graduated from the university with a Bachelor’s degree.
The Fashion Designer Met Chris Paul In Wake Forest University In 2003
Jada Crawley is undoubtfully a beautiful and smart woman who knows how to get things done in her own way. She met Chris Paul in a basketball game held in their school, Wake Forest University, in 2003. The fashion designer who was only 19 years as of then was the first to kick the ball by asking a mutual friend of hers and Paul to link her to him. Paul, who was only a player in the school basketball team, fell for her and they kicked off with their relationship.
In an interview with the GQ, Paul made it known that their relationship kicked off with a movie date after Crawley shot her shot. The duo fell head over heels for each other and dated for many years before they decided to get hitched.
Jada Crawley and Chris Paul Got Married After Dating For Eight Years
Jada Crawley and Chris Paul dated for eight years before they decide to tie the knot. They got married on the 10th of February 2011 in their hometown. The expensive wedding ceremony which took place in Ballantyne Hotel and Lodge in Charlotte was graced by famous celebrities like Kelvin Hart, Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, Ludacris as well as family and friends. The fashion designer wore a Vera Wang designer wedding gown while Paul wore a tuxedo specially designed by Ralph Lauren.
The groom’s team were also made up of some celebrities like LeBron James whose partner Savannah Brinson was one of the bride’s maid. The duo also hired famous wedding planner David Tutera who saw that the wedding was a success. The wedding venue was well decorated with 600 candles and 50,000 flowers. The cake was specially baked and designed by Ace of Cakes while the Charms City of Baltimore saw to the pastry. Top musicians like Bebe Winans and Robin Thicke also performed at the wedding ceremony. The duo has been together for 11 years since they were declared husband and wife.
Jada Crawley and Chris Paul Are Proud Parents To Two Children
Christopher Emmanuel Paul II
- Date Of Birth: 23rd May 2009
- Age: 13 years old
- Gender: Male
Christopher Emmanuel Paul II is the first child and son of Jada Crawley and Chris Paul. The couple welcomed him on 23rd May 2009. Currently 13 years old, he was born two years before the couple tied the knot. The son of the couple who is seen to take after the name of his father is currently growing under the care of his parents.
Camryn Alexis Paul
- Date Of Birth: 16th August 2012
- Age: 10 years old
- Gender: Female
Camryn Alexis Paul is the second child and first daughter of Jada Crawley and Chris Paul. She was born on August 16, 2012, three years after her elder brother was born. Just like her brother, she took the middle name of her mother. She is also growing alongside her elder brother under the care of their parents.
Chris Paul’s Wife Is A Philanthropist and Fashion Designer
Jada Crawley is a founding member of the Chris Paul Family Foundation. The foundation, which was established in 2005, sees to equalizing the privileged and unprivileged youths in the society. Jada is known to host a yearly program known as the Jada Paul Prom Dress Giveaway. The program is set to bring together senior years students for basic training on various skills like fashion shows, braid bars, make-up, and many more. After the training, the participants are given the privilege of selecting their prom outfits, shoe, and pieces of jewelry. She was in Houston when she first hosted the program in 2018 because her husband was signed to the Huston Rockets. They spent a few months in the area and gave back to society, especially the students affected by Hurricane Harvey as of that time.
Asides from this, she thrives in the fashion sector as a designer. She runs a successful fashion business. She is known to put smiles on the faces of the less privileged with the gains that she makes from her business. She is also a supportive wife and mother and has been seen with her husband to embark on expensive vacations.
Jada Crawley who has a career in the fashion industry has a net worth which is estimated to be about $1 million. Though this is huge, it is however not up to half of that of her husband’s who earns $30 million annually. Currently, he has a net worth which is approximately $160 million. Paul accrued his huge net worth through his basketball career, earning since his professional career started.