Stedman Graham is a famous American businessman, spokesman, and author. Stedman is the CEO of his established educational marketing and corporate consulting firm – ‘S. Graham & Associates’ in Chicago, Illinois. Stedman Graham is also famous for his relationship with Oprah Winfrey, who appeared on television series called ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ on television. Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Stedman Graham as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Stedman was born on 6th March 1951 in Whitesboro, New Jersey, to Stedman Graham Sr. and Mary Jones Graham. His father was a painter and contractor, and his mother was a housewife. Stedman has five siblings, and they belong to an African-American family.
Stedman Graham attended Middle Township High School. During his school days, the 6’ 7” Stedman Graham was the best basketball player. Stedman Graham graduated with a B.A. degree in social work from Hardin-Simmons University, Abilene, Texas (1974). Stedman Graham graduated with his Master’s degree from Ball State University in Muncie (1979).
Around 1974, Stedman Graham and Glenda got married and parented Wendy Graham, their daughter, in 1975. However, their marriage ended in divorce. Wendy moved in with her mother and stepfather, Paul Lusk, in Texas. In 2002, Wendy was engaged to Sherman Galbreath, who was drowned during his holidays in the Virgin Islands. On 28th March 2015, Wendy married Bradley Kerwin Greene in a spiritual ceremony and had their first daughter, Cadence in June 2015.
Stedman Graham dated Robin Robinson, an anchorwoman from Chicago (1982-1985). According to Robin, Stedman was apprehensive about remarrying after his experience with Glenda. After Robin and Stedman split, they remained as good friends.
In 1986, at a charity event, Stedman Graham met Oprah Winfrey when she had commenced her television show namely, ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show.’ In those days, their relationship came under the spotlight and had continued for the past 32 years. Also, there was a rumor about their secret wedding. However, using social media, Oprah denied their marriage on 6th September 2016. The pair had plans to marry in 1993; however, they were unable to make time from their busy schedule. Eventually, they have decided on not to marry and have children. They are into a spiritual relationship since marriage may not work out.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Stedman Graham is the CEO and founder of ‘S. Graham & Associates’ in Chicago, Illinois. Also, Stedman Graham works as an extra professor at Full Sail University. Over the years (1955-2012), Stedman Graham has written and published several books that have inspired many individuals.
In 1985, Stedman Graham established ‘Athletes Against Drugs,’ the non-profit organization, granting scholarships worth $1.5 million. Stedman Graham founded ‘My Life Is About Foundation,’ the non-profit organization. The main aim of the organization is to help teens accomplish their most potential.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of Stedman Graham is $12 million. Stedman Graham earned most of his wealth from his educational marketing and a corporate consulting firm called ‘S. Graham & Associates’, Chicago. Another major source of income was from selling his dozen popular, inspiring books between 1955 and 2012. Some best sellers include: ‘Huffington Post,’ ‘Teens Can Make It Happen: Nine Steps for Success,’ and ‘You Can Make It Happen Every Day.’
As a business, Stedman Graham is the CEO of his entrepreneur, ‘S. Graham & Associates’ in Chicago, Illinois. The firm offers educational marketing and corporate consultancy.
Stedman Graham is an active member of two non-profit organizations he had founded. These include: ‘Athletes Against Drugs’ (provides scholarships) and ‘My Life Is About Foundation’ (enables teens to accomplish their full potentials).
In 2018, Oprah Winfrey and Stedman Graham appeared at the Oscars at Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles.