Jimbo Fisher’s Ex Wife – Candi Fisher Wiki (Bio, Age, Net Worth, Kids, Divorce)
The Famous American football coach, Jimbo Fisher has got a lot of people attracted because he had led the Florida State Seminoles to a win in the 2014 BCS National Championship. He had spent eight seasons with the Seminoles when he signed for a $75 million annual salary, 10-year contract with the Texas A&M Aggies. Now as he had got this amazing deal, Jimbo had become the highest-paid college head coach. However, this head coach did not have everything working right in his personal life, he had not long ago called it quits with his wife, Candi Fisher. Listed below are the things which she has been doing after his divorce.
Who is Jimbo Fisher’s Ex-wife?
Jimbo Fisher’s Ex-wife, Candi Fisher. She is also a school teacher and social worker of American origin. She was named as Candace Leigh Coogler when she was born in 1969 in Auburn, Alabama, USA. Her ethnicity is white American. She was the only child of Franklin Coogler and Suzanne Ballard. Both her parents had two more children apart from her, but this was after they got divorced. She was young when they got separated. She lived with her mother when she was young along with her brothers, Dustin Cale Coogler and Franklin Craig Coogler. It was very unfortunate that Franklin had died in a car accident in 2011.
On completing her primary education, Candi Fisher did her college from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Once she was done with her education, Candi was a part of one social activity or another, she was very much involved in activities which involved welfare of society. She then started to work as a teacher for the subject of English. She has been on cover for many magazines which also includes the Tallahassee Woman.
Candi Fisher’s married Life and Divorce
Since the very beginning, Candi Fisher was a very strong & firm football fan. This was the only reason why it was so easy for her to understand and get along with Jimbo when she met him and was in a relationship with him, while he was playing for Samford University. They met in the year 1987 and were in a relationship for many years and got married in the year 1993.
Candi had two children, boys – Trey Fisher and Ethan Fisher. Their first child, Trey is building a professional football career. However, in 2011, Ethan was diagnosed with Fanconi Anemia, which was also a rare blood cell imbalance which causes bone marrow failure and increases the risk of cancer. Candi has been raising awareness and funds so that there can be research on this uncommon disorder, because of which Candi and her husband created the Kidz1stFund Foundation. Candi was very supportive of her husband and his career while they were together. She was mostly seen in all his games which were in the country or abroad.
The marriage survived for a very long time but with time deteriorated after 22 years. The couple who was estranged, announced their divorce separation to everyone via a joint statement which was published on June 11, 2015. The main proceeding of their divorce took place on 10th December of the same year which was a hush hush thing. There were many rumors that Candi had an extra marital affair which was the main reason for the divorce. According to many gossip websites she was in a relationship with the former tennis player, Owen Long and retired footballer Taylor Jacobs. The names of these people came out during the divorce proceedings.
Where Is Candi Fisher Now?
After her divorce from her ex-husband, Jimbo Fisher, Candi Fisher is now living in Tallahassee, Florida, United States in her family home she lived before Jimbo went to College Station in December 2017 to train the Texas A&M team. Even after separating with her ex-husband the couple had supported joint parenting for their children as well. They would also run the Kidz1stFund Foundation, which was very close to their heart. Jimbo also visits Tallahassee so that he can meet his children, who are staying with Candi. The still have been seen together with Ethan, accompanying him for his annual check-up and biopsy for the bone marrow.
At a news conference as A&M coach on December 4, 2017, Jimbo was giving an introductory speech where he hinted that Candi will also move to College Station in this way the family would stay close to one another. Jimbo is now in a relationship with a woman called Courtney Harrison. Candi is still single.