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Who Is Media Personality Amy Tarkanian? Wikipedia, Parents, Husband, Children, Net Worth, & Married Life

Amy Tarkanian

Amy Tarkanian is a journalist and media personality best known for her work in National Report in 2020, Mornings with Maria Bartiromo in 2014, and Wake Up America in 2020.

As for her online presence, she has 3,474 followers on her Instagram, and she has 83k followers on her Twitter account, which she joined in April 2010. 

Who Is Amy Tarkanian? Wikipedia Details

Amy Tarkanian is a former NV GOP chairwoman and TV political pundit and strategist. She was born on 5th January 1977 as Amy Michelle Hanson Tarkanian in Fresno, California. She is currently 45 years old, and her birth sign is Capricorn. Likewise, her birthday falls on the 5th of January, and she celebrates her birthday every year.

Furthermore, she holds American nationality, and she currently resides in Nevada, USA. She follows the Christian religion and belongs to a Caucasian ethnic background.

Concerning her physical status, she stands tall at the height of 5 feet 6 inches and has a decent body weight.

Who Are Amy Tarkanian’s Parents?

Amy Tarkanian was born to her parents (mother) Anita Hanson and (father) Gary Hanson in Fresno. She has not revealed much information about her parents. However, she has shared some pictures with her father and mother on several occasions and events.

She grew up with her siblings and has shared some pictures with them, but their identities are still a mystery.

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Moreover, she also shares pictures with her grandpa on 7 December 2021, when she went with him for a lunch date.

Who Is Amy Tarkanian’s Husband? Married Life & Children 

Amy Tarkanian is a married woman and has a husband named Danny Tarkanian. They tied the knot in October 2001, and as of 2022, they have spent together for almost 21 years of married life. Being husband and wife, they share four children; three daughters and a son. Their children’s names are Lois, Ashley, Ava, and Jerry Jr.


According to some sources, her daughters are in high school, and her son suffered a stroke when he was five years old. He lives a healthy life now as a teenager.

Amy’s husband, Danny, is a businessman and politician associated with the Republican political party. He is also an author and has written a book related to his father, Jerry Tarkanian. He is also known for appearing in The Chris Salcedo Show(2021) and Rebels on the Run: The Rise and Fall of UNLV Basketball(2005).

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Amy lives a peaceful life with her husband and their four children in Los Angeles, United States.

When Did Amy Tarkanian Start Her Career?

Amy Tarkanian started her career as a Nevada State GOP Chairwoman in 2011 at Nevada Republican Party and worked there for one year and one month. She moved to KSNV News 3 NBC as a political pundit and Co-host of a TV Show titled, What’s Your Point? She served the position for almost three years, and her tv show aired every Mon-Fri.

Moreover, she has been working as a political pundit and Republican Strategist on TV/Radio since October 2001. Amy spent almost 21 years of her life in the media industry.

In addition, she has also made several appearances in shows like Lou Dobbs Tonight, Trish Regan Primetime, Mornings With Maria Bartiromo, etc. 

What Is Amy Tarkanian’s Net Worth?

Amy Tarkanian has an estimated net worth of $700k as a successful Republican strategist and political commentator. She lives a comfortable and luxurious lifestyle with her family.

Moreover, according to, the Political commentator and analysts have an average salary of between $56k to 75k annually.