Jill Tracy Jacobs Biden (nee Jacobs, previously Stevenson; born June 3, 1951) is an American educator and doctor and is the current First Lady of the United States as the second wife of the 46th President of the United States, Joe Biden. She had previously served as Second Lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017 when her husband was 47th Vice President of the United States under Barack Obama.
|First Lady of the United States|
|Assumed role |
January 20, 2021
|Preceded by||Melania Trump|
|Second Lady of the United States|
January 20, 2009 – January 20, 2017
|Vice President||Joe Biden|
|Preceded by||Lynne Cheney|
|Succeeded by||Karen Pence|
Jill Tracy Jacobs
June 3, 1951
Hammonton, New Jersey, U.S.
|Education||University of Delaware (BA, EdD)|
West Chester University (MEd)
Villanova University (MA)
|Thesis||Student Retention at the Community College: Meeting Students' Needs (2006)|
|Doctoral advisor||Barbara Curry|
|Institutions||Delaware Technical Community College|
Northern Virginia Community College
Marriage and familyEdit
She met Joe Biden in 1975. They married in 1977. In 1981, their daughter Ashley was born.
Biden has taught high school for 13 years. She has founded several charities. As the new First Lady, she continued to teach part time.
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