Daughter of Steve Jobs, Lisa Brennan-Jobs is a writer from the United States who has also worked as a journalist. An Apple computer named “Apple Lisa” was named after her, which has been depicted in many movies and biographies. She has served as a magazine writer and has also been a subject of the novel entitled ‘A Regular Guy’. Now let’s have a closer look about the net worth of Lisa Brennan-Jobs in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Lisa Nicole Brennan is the daughter of Steve Jobs, who was the co-founder of Apple. She was born in May 1978, in Portland, Oregon. Her mother, Chrisann Brennan is a writer and painter. However, her parents never got married and had an on/off relationship. Her father has denied Lisa to be his daughter. He denied it even after doing a paternity test. She has lived in Mexico with her mother.
She went to Palo Alto High School and later enrolled at the Harvard University. She has also attended King’s College London for a year. She has been writing since she was still a student at Harvard University. After graduating in 2000, Lisa moved to Manhattan to pursue a career in writing.
There is not much known about the personal life of Lisa Brennan Jobs. Lisa was born on a farm and Steve visited her three days after birth. She is the niece of Mona Simpson, who is also a writer. According to reports, she has a son named Carl Jobs, but it is not known about the father of the child. Her siblings are Eve, Reed Paul, and Erin Sienna. At the time of her birth, her mother used to work as a waitress to support herself. Steve Jobs was very rude to her at the beginning but after leaving Apple, he reconciled and apologized multiple times for his behavior.
Career, Award & Nominations
When Lisa Brennan Jobs was a student at the Harvard University, she used to write for ‘The Harvard Crimson’. This inspired her to have a career in writing. She was then appointed as a writer for Southwest Review. She has also contributed to popular magazines like O, the Oprah Magazine, Vogue, and Spiked. In addition to this, she has written for The Massachusetts Review and The Harvard Associate. It has been announced that she will be writing a memoir entitled ‘Small Fry’ in 2018.
She has appeared in several biographies based on her father, Steve Jobs. She was a part of ‘Steve Jobs’ by Walter Isaacson in 2011. She was a part of the novel ‘A Regular Guy’ in 1996where she was a fictional character along with her parents. In 1999, Lisa Brennan Jobs was depicted in the movie ‘Pirates of Silicon Valley’. In 2013, she was depicted in the film ‘Jobs’.
In 2015, Lisa Brennan Jobs assisted Danny Boyle in the movie ‘Steve Jobs’. She was pantomimed by three actresses of different ages. Her father has kept the name of an Apple computer on her name and titled it as “Apple Lisa”. Despite being hugely popular as the daughter of Apple co-founder, she has not won an award. Her memoir “Small Fry” is scheduled to be published on September 2018.
Net Worth & Earnings
What could be the net worth of a person who has inherited a huge sum after the death of her father? After reconciling with Lisa, Steve Jobs had supposedly left a multimillion-dollar inheritance to her in his will. Apart from being the daughter of Apple CEO, she has successfully worked as a writer for several publications. Most of her self-made wealth of about $5 million came from her professional essay and column writing for popular international magazines. Steve Jobs left the majority of his wealth to his wife with far smaller bequests to his four children, of which Lisa is only one. With all this, she has gone on to make a net worth of about $25 million.
Lisa Jobs is referred to as the uncelebrated princess of Silicon Valley. Her memoir Small Fry is sure to boost up her earnings as it is based on her complex relationship with her father Steve Jobs. She prefers to have a private lifestyle and she has dealt with many hardships during her childhood. She overcame all those successfully and went on to have a successful career.