Peggy Johnson - Updated Dec 2023

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Peggy Johnson

Peggy Johnson is an executive vice president of business development at Microsoft. Further, Peggy Johnson is also famous as an ex-spouse of the Late Lee Iacocca. Lee Iacocca is an Automobile executive, author, and social worker. However, she is currently CEO of Magic Leap.

Early life

Peggy Johnson was born in 1960, in California, United States of America. This makes her 63 years old as of 2023. There is not much information regarding the names and professions of her parents. However, she has siblings too. But, she has not given exact information on it. She holds an American nationality and follows Christianity. Furthermore, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity.

Talking about her academic status, he completed his schooling at a local high school in his hometown. Later, he also went on to Arizona State University and graduated from there. However, he has not mentioned the degree she earned. She also has a BS degree in Electrical engineering from San Diego State University.

Peggy Johnson – Professional life

Profession-wise, Peggy Johnson today is CEO of Magic Leap. She succeeded Rony Abovitz in September 2020. Previously, she was also the executive vice president of business development at Microsoft. But initially, after completion college, she joined General Electric as an Engineer in the Military Electronic division. Later, she also joined Qualcomm. Initially, she joined as a technical manpower but transitioned into a business role.

Peggy Johnson

Caption: Peggy lifestyle (Source GeekWire )

Furthermore, Lee Iacocca has been famous as the CEO of Ford and Chrysler. However, he is dead today. He died in his Bel Air’s house, on 2nd July 2019. He was 94 years old at the time of his death. At the time of his death, he was facing Parkinson’s disease. Likewise, he has also made contributions to the business, and social world.

Peggy Johnson – Net Worth 2023

Peggy Johnson has a total net worth of about $193 million US dollars. Thanks to her involvement in different companies.


Respecting her business success, she has also been acknowledged with different recognition. She was 2nd on the list of the most powerful women engineers in the world in 2016. The same magazine Business Insider named her the most powerful women engineer. Furthermore, she also has her name into the Women in Technology International Hall of Fame in 2o19.

Personal life

To give an insight into the private relationships of Peggy Johnson, she is divorced today. Previously, she was married to Lee Iacocca on 17th April 1986. They were together in the Ellis Island NGO work. However, the relationship did not stand long. They ultimately separated, and she did not marry after that. She also has 3 children.

However, Lee Iacocca was married to Mary McCleary on May 15, 1983. But, she died from acute diabetes. And, he again married later after getting divorced from Peggy Johnson. He tied the knot with Darrien Earle in 1991. But, they too divorced after 3 years of relationship.

Peggy Johnson

Caption: Peggy during an event (Source: GeekWire)

Peggy Johnson – Body measurement

She has a very good aura and an amazing personality. The celebrity ex-wife has a height of 5 feet and 5 inches. While she weighs 56 kg. And, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges to; 34 inches breast, 28 inches waist, and 34 inches hips. The color of her hair is black, and she also has black-colored eyes.

Social Media

Peggy Johnson is active on social media too. She has a Twitter account under the name @PeggyJ. The account has more than 12.5k followers. However, she is not active on other platforms.