Gemi Bordelon is popularly recognized as Ben Bordelon's wife, who used to play football for the LSU Tigers and the NFL's San Diego Chargers. She is also successful in her own right as an entrepreneur.
Bordelon is known for her cheerful personality, which was especially evident in a TikTok video that went viral.
Gemi Bordelon Wiki/Bio
Gemi Bordelon is a businesswoman and the wife of a well-known personality, born on February 1, 1975, in Louisiana, USA. As of 2023, she is 48 years old and her star sign is Aquarius. She holds American citizenship and belongs to the white ethnic group.
In 2014, Bordelon celebrated her 20th high school reunion, as seen in a Facebook post about the Glenbrook Class of 1994. This suggests she completed her high school education at Glenbrook High School in 1994. It's also believed that Gemi attended Louisiana State University (LSU).
As for her career, Gemi is known to be a successful entrepreneur, but the details of her business activities are not publicly disclosed.
The Viral Video of Gemi Bordelon
Gemi Bordelon became an internet sensation with a particular video clip. This clip, which captured widespread attention, featured her dancing to the tune of "Get the Gat." What made this clip stand out was its unique location - Bordelon was dancing at the White House.
In this viral video, Bordelon is seen dancing alongside a group of young men. These were the football players from Louisiana State University's team, who had been invited to the White House to celebrate their victory in the National College Football Championship.
What is Gemi Bordelon's Net Worth?
Gemi Bordelon has achieved success and accumulated a net worth estimated at $750,000, though she hasn't disclosed how she earned this wealth. Her husband, Ben Bordelon, also has significant earnings.
Though retired from football, Ben's net worth is around $5 million. A substantial part of his wealth comes from his successful shipbuilding business, Bollinger Shipyards. The company is profitable, with employee salaries ranging from $32,940 to $65,872, according to Indeed, varying by role and position.
Ben Bordelon Career Highlights
Ben Bordelon is recognized for his football career. Although he didn't reach the fame of players like Tom Brady or Bryan Bulaga, he had a noteworthy career, particularly in college football.
Ben was an offensive tackle, playing for the San Diego Chargers (now the Los Angeles Chargers) in 1997. His college football career at LSU Tigers is even more remarkable. Ben was the team captain in 1996 and retired from the sport in December 1999.
After leaving his football career, Bordelon, took the reins of the family business, Bollinger Shipyards. Founded by his grandfather, Donald Bollinger, in 1946, Ben joined the company in 2000, a year after retiring from football.
According to his LinkedIn profile, Ben started as a Project Manager. He has since climbed to the position of President and CEO, a role he assumed in December 2014.
Beyond managing Bollinger Shipyards, Bordelon's maritime interests extend to other areas. He became the chairman of the Shipbuilders Council of America in June 2020.
Ben's LinkedIn About section reveals he also holds board positions with the Offshore Marine Service Association, Tiger Athletic Foundation, Young Presidents’ Organization, and the United States Coast Guard Foundation.
Gemi Bordelon is Married to Ben Bordelon
Gemi Bordelon, known for her White House dance video, is married to Ben Bordelon, a former pro football player. But details about their marriage are unknown.
Bordelon hasn't shared anything about their relationship, so it's unclear when and how they met or got married. People guess they might have met in college since Gemi is from Louisiana and Ben played football there for the LSU Tigers.
Gemi Bordelon Children
Gemi Bordelon and her husband Ben Bordelon have three children. They are two boys and a girl.
Bordelon's two sons have taken after their father's passion for football. Bo Bordelon and Brett Bordelon are both footballers. Brett is on the Newman football team, playing offensive tackle with the number 68 jersey.
Bo also has a history in football. He is now playing for LSU, the same college team his father was part of, and he wears jersey number 67.
Who is Gemi Bordelon's Daughter?
While Gemi Bordelon's sons are making their mark in football, her daughter Brooke Bordelon has taken a different path. Brooke, Gemi's oldest child, is a student at Louisiana State University, just like her mother.
Brooke is studying Sports Commerce and Mass Communication. She has also interned at Bollinger Shipyards, owned by her father.
On Instagram, Brooke shows her love for travel with friends and family. Despite their busy lives, Gemi's children cherish their moments together. They enjoy duck hunting, a hobby evident in their Instagram photos.
Brooke is already married. She tied the knot with Grant Gauthreaux. While many photos of him are on her Instagram, details about him are limited. But, like Brooke and her mother, he is also an LSU student, hinting at a college romance.
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