Lisa Cadette Detwiler is the wife of Jim Cramer, the popular American television personality. She is 58 years old, and works in the real estate industry and also manages a restaurant alongside her husband. She was a former employee of a Brooklyn-based dermatology firm.
Lisa met Jim through a mutual friend. Though she was a bit skeptical about meeting the TV personality, she discovered that they had a lot in common during their first date, and they started a relationship that resulted in marriage. On getting married at 49 and 60, the couple was probably too old to have kids, but they were already parents from previous relationships.
Summary of Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Biography
- Full Name: Lisa Cadette Detwiler
- Gender: Female
- Date of Birth: 1965
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Age: 58
- Ethnicity: White
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Religion: Christianity
- Marital Status: Married
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Husband (Wife): Jim Cramer
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Children: Three
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Parents: Walter M. Cadette and Joan B. Cadette
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Height in Inches: 5 feet 11 inches
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Height in Centimetres: 180 cm
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Weight: 62 kg
- Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s Net Worth: $3 million
- Famous For: Being the wife of Jim Cramer
How Old Is Lisa Cadette Detwiler?
Lisa Cadette Detwiler is 58 years old. She was born in 1965 in the United States, which indicates her American nationality; but ethnicity-wise, she is Caucasian.
Lisa is the daughter of Walter M Cadette, who worked and earned a living at J.P. Morgan as an economist, though he has long retired. Her mum, on the other hand, is Joan Cadette – a classroom teacher who was employed by the Jamaica, Queens-based Dominican Commercial High School as an English tutor. Nothing has been said about Lisa’s siblings, though many have speculated that she might be her parent’s only child.
Lisa attended one of the local high schools in her area following which she enrolled at the Hartford, Connecticut-based Trinity College to study Biology, with a specialization in genetics
How Did Lisa Cadette Detwiler and Jim Cramer Meet
Lisa Cadette Detwiler and Jim Cramer first crossed paths in 2006 when they were introduced by one of their mutual friends. Jim is an American television personality best known as the host of CNBC’s show Mad Money. According to Jim, he started small and there was a time he worked as an ice cream vendor.
I sold ice cream at the Vet for four years!! https://t.co/8aG5Lj01v5
— Jim Cramer (@jimcramer) June 2, 2018
At that point in their love lives, both Lisa and Jim were coming out of their previous marriages and were not really active on the dating scene. According to Lisa, she was initially reluctant to meet Jim until she was reminded by her friend that she had been alone for too long. However, when she finally agreed, she had to set down some ground rules.
The deal was that the couple would just meet for a drink and Jim would have to ask Lisa out the same evening if he happens to like her. On Lisa’s part, she will have to accept the offer if she liked him in return.
It happened that the duo hit it off immediately, as they started sharing life experiences which revealed that they had a lot in common. At the end of their first date, Lisa Cadette Detwiler said she actually thought she wouldn’t be seeing Crammer again, as his job leads him to meet a lot of incredible women every day. However, the next morning at four, she got an email from him that read, “Sometimes in life people who are special need to be told they are special.”
Their next date happened a couple of weeks later and according to Jim, he was desperate to get into a serious relationship with Lisa for fear that she may meet another man. His major reason for clinging onto her was that Lisa has been through a lot in life and any woman who could survive such hardship would be apt in handling “the train wreck that is Jim Cramer”.
She Became Jim Cramer’s Wife in 2015
Lisa Cadette Detwiler and Jim Cramer went on to date for nine long years before they decided to take their relationship a notch higher. No one knows when Jim popped the big question to his love interest, but the duo said “I Do” on the 18th of April 2015.
The couple was joined in a private ceremony, with family and friends in attendance. Their nuptial was officiated by Aran Yardeni – an architect friend of the couple who is also a Universal Life Minister, and it was hosted at a popular Brooklyn-based event center called Liberty Warehouse.
The event was described as magical, as the then 49-year-old bride walked down the aisle to meet her then-60-year-old groom. Before the wedding, Crammer took to his Twitter handle to inform fans about his relationship status that was about to change.
YES I AM GETTING MARRIED AND I NEVER USE ALL CAPS!!!!!
— Jim Cramer (@jimcramer) April 15, 2015
How Many Children Does Lisa Detwiler Have?
Lisa Cadette Detwiler is a mother of three children. Though nothing has been said about the names and birth details of her kids, it is common knowledge that she suffered the loss of a child before she met her current husband.
During her first date with Jim, Lisa told him about her daughter, Grace, who died at the age of two. While she was alive, Grace suffered from a chronic heart disease known as cardiomyopathy.
Jim also brought two children into their marriage, Cece Cramer and Emma Cramer. Both came from his former wife, Karen BackFisch, whom he married for 21 years.
What does Jim Cramer’s Wife do for a Living?
After studying biology at the university level, Lisa Cadette Detwiler practiced her profession for a few years. She scored her first job with Phoenix – a small firm that deals with dermatology.
A while later, she got an irresistible offer from a real estate firm called Corcoran Group Real Estate. The realtor firm, which is located in Brooklyn Heights, is quite successful and Lisa has spent over 15 years with them. She is doing quite great as a real estate agent and has received numerous awards from the firm for selling the highest-priced building in both Cobble Hill and Brooklyn Heights.
Alongside her spouse, Jim Cramer, Lisa Cadette Detwiler runs the Italian bistro/restaurant called The Longshoreman in Brooklyn. She started functioning as the eatery’s general manager in 2022 and is still with the establishment. The couple also operates the Bar San Miguel restaurant in Brooklyn.
Who is Jim Cramer’s current wife?
Jim Cramer’s wife is Lisa Cadette Detwiler, who works and earns a living in the real estate industry as a realtor. She first worked with a dermatology firm and is also involved in the hospitality business.
How old is Lisa Cadatte Detwiler?
Detwiler is currently 58 years of age: the American real estate agent was born in 1963 and is an American by nationality.
What is Cadatte Detwiler’s Net Worth?
Lisa’s net worth is captured as $3 million. Jim Cramer’s wife earned a lion’s share of her money from salary and bonuses in her real estate firm, she also earns from the Bristol she manages with her spouse.