Jenny Marrs is an American designer, writer, blogger, and advocate for social causes. She is famously known to have appeared in the HGTV show Fixer to Fabulous with her husband restoring and renovating historic homes.
Jenny Marrs Bio, Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Net Worth
Jenny was born on January 24 1979 in Florida in a Christian family and is of white Caucasian ethnicity. Joan Smith and Stever Smith are her parents and she doesn’t share much about her family. Her grandfather owned a small cabin on his farm in North Carolina where he had alpacas and donkeys and she visited with her parents every year.
She studied at a local school in Florida and later pursued Marketing and Public Relations as her college major and has a Bachelor’s degree in the same. She graduated in 2002 but has not shared the name of her Alma Mater.
Jenny kicked off her career at Newell Brands, a small construction firm, as a marketing employee. Later in 2004, she joined forces with Dave in Arkansas, diving into the world of entrepreneurship. Simultaneously, she took up a role in the Marketing and Sales department.
As the business, now named Marrs Developing, took shape, Jenny explored her passion for design, collaborating with her husband while juggling her day job. In 2012, she decided to pursue a full-time design job, a significant shift in her career journey.
The power duo ventured into the spotlight in 2019, starring on HGTV’s Fixer to Fabulous. Specializing in reviving historical houses in North Arkansas, they’ve successfully transformed around 300 homes, showcasing their prowess as a builder-designer team.
Beyond construction, Jenny and Dave initiated Berry Farm, providing berries and event spaces for local gatherings with a social cause. Jenny wears multiple hats as a blogger, managing both a personal blog and one for Marrs Developing.
Her articles offer glimpses into her personal life, business insights, and creative endeavors, including short stories, articles, and essays, often accompanied by videos sharing her experiences. Their journey is a testament to their dedication and success in revitalizing old houses and crafting custom furniture with local artisans.
Jenny is a philanthropist and likes to spend her time and resources helping orphans, family preservation, and advocating for the community as well as social causes. She also started The Berry Farm with the motive of helping orphaned teenagers in Zimbabwe through earning at the farm. These earnings help the orphans to develop farm skills, and vocational training as well as provide for food. She has also partnered with the organization Help Us Now through which she provides help to the needy.
Jenny Marrs Biography
|Jenny Smith Marrs
|January 24, 1979
|Age (as of 2024)
|Northwest Arkansas, U.S.
|in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
|in Kilograms – 57 kg – in Pounds – 126 lbs
|Who is her husband?
|Five (Nathan, Ben, Charlotte, Sylvie & Luke)
Jenny and Dave Marrs, happily married for the past 15 years, are proud parents of five children. Their lively family includes twin sons, Nathan and Ben, two daughters, Charlotte and Sylvie, and the newest addition, baby Luke.
Beyond their bustling household, the Marrs family bonds over a shared love for animals and farmlands. They’ve crafted their haven by reconstructing a home from an old farmhouse, blending modern living with rustic charm.
The couple’s story began in 2002 at the construction firm Newell Brands, where they both worked as a builder and designers. Their connection blossomed over time, navigating the challenges of a long-distance relationship. In 2005, they sealed their love with marriage, creating a foundation based on strong bonds and understanding that continues to define their enduring relationship.
Jenny Marrs Net Worth
Jenny has worked as a marketing and sales employee for several years and then as a designer for homes through which she has earned a lot of income and wealth. She also earned a lot through the show Fixers and Fabulous and her income is majorly supported by her work in the business at Marrs Developing. Her net worth is estimated to be around $ 4 million as of 2021 including her husband’s wealth as well.
- Jenny watches each and every episode of the show Fixers and Fabulous along with her husband.
- The couple did not apply for an appearance on the show and were selected and approached by the channel after hearing about their passion for home building.
- Jenny had considered the message from the channel as spam and deleted it.
- The farmhouse where they currently live is an old place from 1906 which they revamped.
- Their daughter Sylvie is an adopted child from the Dominican Republic of Congo and the couple had to wait for 602 days to officially bring her home.
- The couple has animals ranging from sheep, goats, and donkeys to cows and rabbits on their farmland.