Shawn Sanford is a Microsoft Executive who is best known as the husband of American Australian actress, Poppy Montgomery. She is famous for her role as FBI agent Samantha Spade on the CBS mystery drama “Without a Trace”.
Shawn Sanford was born in the year 1972 in Washington, USA. As of 2019, His age is 47 years old. However, he has not disclosed his parent’s identity and siblings’ names. Since there is no information about his siblings so he might be the single child of his parents.
He holds an American nationality and belongs to the White ethnic background. Regarding his education, he attended at Pacific Lutheran University and did a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing.
What is the Net Worth & Salary of Shawn Sanford?
Shawn Sanford holds a net worth of around $1.5 million to $2 million as of 2019. Likewise, he earns around $217,427 annually or $104 per hour as the Executive at Microsoft. He first started his career as a business development manager in Microsoft’s Internet Customer Unit in the year 1994. With continuous hard work and dedication, Shawn was promoted to product manager.
On the other hand, Shawn’s wife Poppy Montgomery is a popular actress who played author J.K. Rowling in the television movie Magic Beyond Words in the year 2011. Likewise, she possesses a fortune of around $8 million as of 2019. She earns more than $85k per episode from her work. However, her annual salary is not available at the moment.
In November 2013, Poppy purchased a home for $3.6 million on a brand new home in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles. The house consists of a stunning 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathrooms, 3,089 square foot Spanish-style hacienda. Moreover, Poppy sold her previous home for around $2.88 million on 16th April 2013.
In January 2005, Poppy originally paid $3.1 million for the home. In the year 2015, she bought the house for $4.8 million in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California. The house features a five-bedroom two-story, which features two family rooms. Well so far, it seems that she has a Jeep Wrangler which costs more than $21.91k. Looking at the net worth of his wife, we are sure that Shawn is spending a very luxurious life along with his family.
Shawn Sanford’s Personal life, Wife, And Children
Shawn Sanford is a married man, he married his longtime wife Poppy Montgomery. Montgomery is an Australian-American actress best known for playing the role of FBI agent Samantha Spade on the CBS drama Without a Trace. Shawn walked down the aisle with the love of his life, Poppy back in the year 2014 after dating for three years. The wedding was held in an intimate ceremony held among close friends and family. They first met in Puerto Rico and began dating only in late 2011.
The Couple is the proud parents of their two children. They welcomed their first child as a daughter named Violet-Grace Deveraux Sanford on 22 April 2013 and a second child as a son named Gus Monroe Deveraux Sanford on 11 November 2014. Sanford is also a father to Braydon Sanford and Haley Sandford from his previous marriage. However, the details about his ex-wife, marriage, or divorce are yet to be disclosed.
As of now, the couple is living a blissful life together and there are no rumors of divorce or separation between them. Looking at them, it seems like this couple will last forever. Meanwhile, his wife Poppy also has a son named Jackson Phillip Deveraux Montgomery Kaufman with her ex-boyfriend, Adam Kaufman.
Shawn Sanford’s Height & Weight
Shawn stands at a decent height of 5 feet 8 inches with an average weight of 73 Kg. He has an attractive pair of Grey eyes with dark brown hair color. He looks fit and quite handsome as well. Besides this, there is no information about his other body measurements in front of the media.
Shawn Sanford’s Career
After graduating from Pacific Lutheran University, Shawn obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing. Then he graduated from there in the year 1992. Previously, he had joined the University in the year 1990. After multiple part-time jobs in various sectors, he joined Microsoft. Shawn’s first position in the Mega-Tech company Microsoft was as a development manager.
Sanford’s work was in the Internet Customer Unit of Microsoft. After about two years of working there, he began working in the Public relations department which was after his promotion in 1996. Additionally, Sanford has since then been involved in several other small businesses. In the year 2001, he has been the Manager of the marketing team. In addition, he has also been serving as a senior director of Lifestyle and Marketing. Over 14 years of work in the field has made Sanford one of the most successful managers in recent times.
On the other hand, Shawn Sanford’s wife Poppy Montgomery is a well-recognized American-Australian actress. With more than 30 credits in numerous movies and television series, Poppy is one of the most recognized faces in show business. She has appeared in movies and shows such as ‘Mission Control’, ‘A Surrogate’s Nightmare’, ‘Furst Born’, ‘Unforgettable’, ‘Signed, Sealed, Delivered: From Paris with Love’, ‘True Blue’, and ‘Without a Trace.’ Moreover, she also has had roles in ‘Snow Wonder’, ‘Million Dollar Murder’, ‘Between’, ‘50 Ways to Leave Your Lover’, ‘Raising Waylon’, ‘Glory Days’, ‘Going to California’, ‘The Beat’, and ‘The Wonder Cabinet’ among others.
Shawn Sanford’s Wife Awards and Nomination
Poppy Montgomery has so far been nominated three times for her acting. So far, she has not won any awards to date. In the year 2001, Online Film and TV Association nominated her for Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries for Blonde.
Similarly, in the year 2004, Screen Actors Guild Awards nominated Poppy for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Without a Trace.
Poppy’s most recent nomination which was in the year 2013 was by Canadian Screen Awards for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program which was for Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story.