Amy Schneider (Jeopardy) Bio, Age, Husband, Parents, Wiki

Amy Schneider

Amy Schneider is a new contestant of Jeopardy who became the champion by winning the game on Wednesday 17th November 2021. She has created curiosity for many of her fans to know about her. She has come to the show for the first time and has recently become the winner of the show through her knowledge.

Early Life

A native of Oakland, California, Amy might be born in the 1980s because went to college in 1997. Amy shared some of her darkness of school and college life. She said that she was once questioned about being transgender. Though she was an ordinary personality, she was hated much by many of her mates. She is an engineer manager who is currently working in Oakland, California, and is super active in her work. She went to the University of Dayton between 1997 to 2002 and earned a bachelor’s degree in science.

Amy Schneider Career

Amy Schneider got her first job as a software developer in NexTech. Previously, she has worked as a software engineer with the engineer team lead in San Francisco. She has also worked as an engineering lead in Softbank Robotics America of the United States. There, she worked for the role of engineering manager while developing her skills and management towards the work. Amy Schneider owes the skills of engineering management, REST Stress Analysis, Catia, Ruby on Rails, Mobile Applications, Amazon Web Services Aws, Git, etc.

From the start of the year 2021; she has been working as an engineer manager in Fieldwire Company. She also owes an account in “Podchaser” where she kept doing her podcasts every day. Talking about her social media profiles, she has made her account private. While being on the show Jeopardy, she disclosed a few of information about her life. She revealed that she had to go through bully and was one of the hatred personalities for many people in her school. She was consistently bullied by many of her mates in school.


Amy Schneider is a transgender who appeared on the show Jeopardy! She has been the winner of the show which is a matter of great happiness for all of her fans. Amy became the winner and defeated the other contestants Andrew He and Max Mcdonald. She defeated the five-time winner Andrew He and became the sole contestant to answer the final Jeopardy clue correctly. With this, she would be the returning champion for tonight’s episode where she would be defending her title against Bonnie Lapwood and Taylor Mills. This episode will be aired on 18th November 2021.

Amy Schneider Biography

Real Name Amy Schneider
Birth Date 1980s
Age (as of 2021) 40s
Native Oakland, California, USA
Nationality American
Profession Engineering Manager
Religion Christianity
Sun sign

Physical Statistics

Height Not Known
Weight Not Known
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Average




College University of Dayton

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Who is her husband/boyfriend? Not Known

Social Media

After the show was aired, Amy posted on Twitter that she was not only the one transgender to win the quiz. She wrote that there have been a handful of personalities on the show who have been transgender and won the quiz consecutively. She explained and supported her words while saying that Kate Freeman was the first transgender who became the winner of the quiz on 16th December 2020.

A number of fans are praising the work Amy pointing out her victory over the show. Many people have come forward saying that she won the heart of many during the Trans Awareness Week which started on 13th November and ends with the remembrance on 20th November. Amy revealed that she was able to win the momentous for herself as she was trying to appear on the show for almost 10 years.

Personal Life

Amy Schneider seems to be single. Though she never disclosed anything related to her past love affairs and her involvement with any person romantically, she is known to be single. She has not married yet. She works as an engineer while earning a moderate life for herself.

Amy Schneider Net Worth

Looking at her experience and profile on Linkedin, we can assume that she might be earning a hefty amount in form of salary mostly. She has been a moderate personality thus, her net worth is assumed to be around $500K. Amy has earned a few skills majored in an engineering subject. She appeared for the first time in Jeopardy! She has been a great fan of the show who was consistently trying to appear for the show for many years.