Susan Anne Povich is best known as the daughter of actor and producer Maury Povich and his former wife Phyllis Minkoff. Susan Anne Povich is a businesswoman, chef, and former lawyer.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Education
Susan Anne Povich was born on the 30th of December, 1964 to Phyllis Baskin and Maury Povich in the United States of America. Likewise, she is 57 years old as of 2022 and holds American citizenship. Susan’s ethnicity is Caucasian and her zodiac sign is Capricorn. Similarly, Susan is Jewish by religion along with her sibling Amy Povich and Matthew Jay Povich.
Talking about her education, she went to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Susan received her law degree Cum Laude from Harvard University. However, her early schooling details are unknown to the public.
Career and Professional Life
Regarding her professional life, she worked as a lawyer in tech and music. However, she quit law when she had an interest in cooking. Susan started taking cooking classes at a French cooking school.
In Spring 2009, Susan co-founded a restaurant with her husband, Red Hook Lobster Pound in Brooklyn. At present, the restaurant has expanded in Manhattan and Washington, D.C. They also introduced their brand-new lobster roll food truck named Nig Red in 2011. Later in June, the food truck was awarded the ” Best Food Truck in America” by the Daily Meal out of 400 trucks nationwide.
Maury Povich’s career
Maury Povich is a famous television personality, best known for hosting the tabloid talk show Maury. Maury’s first employment was at Washington radio station WWDC, where he worked as a reporter and conducted promotions. He has also worked as a sportscaster and news reporter for WTTG, a Metromedia-owned independent station.
In 1967, Povich became the first co-host of the station’s iconic lunchtime conversation show, Panorama, which gave him national popularity and renown. Maury was welcomed to the NBC-owned station with great fanfare ahead of his debut. WMAQ-TV ran commercials with endorsements from U.S. Senator Hubert Humphrey and actress Carol Channing, among others praising Maury’s credentials.
Maury then moved to CBS-owned KNXT in Los Angeles where he co-anchored with Connie Chung but was fired after six months due to a change in station management. Maury returned to the East Coast in April 1980, when Group W hired him to anchor newscasts and host AM/PM on KYM-TV in Philadelphia. He was the presenter of The Maury Show from September 1991 to September 1998.
Susan has earned a decent amount of money from her business. Her expected net worth is around $500k. Similarly, her father, Maury Povich has an estimated net worth of jaw-dropping $80 million.
Susan is currently living a blissful and happy life with her husband Ralph Gorham who is a restauranteur, contractor, and motorcycle designer. Ralph previously ran Simba Construction, a company that does custom furniture design and contracts in Brooklyn. Ralph also designs motorcycle body prototypes.
The pair began dating after meeting at a New York Rangers game sometime in the 90s. Ralph was a divorcee at that time but Susan’s love was enough to dampen this matter. The couple later got engaged and wed on May 10, 1998, in a Jewish ceremony. More importantly, the couple has been blessed with two kids named Jesse and Charley.
Even at the age of 57, Susan has maintained her body very well and has a fair complexion. Susan stands 5 ft and 7 inches while her body weighs around 60 kg. She has a beautiful pair of green eyes and naturally brown hair.
Susan is an active social media user and frequently posts photos on her Instagram handle. She undergoes the username @lobstahmama on Instagram and has nearly 700 followers. She is also available on other social media pages like Twitter and Facebook.