A Brief Intro on Brooke Sealey
Brooke Sealey, also known by her former married name Brooke Gordon, is a model and the winner of Miss Winston. Besides, a greeting girl on the Victory Lane for NASCAR drivers, she is renowned for being the ex-wife of NASCAR driver, Jeff Gordon. Due to some personal reason, they broke up and their divorce settlement became one of the records in the history of sport’s line. She is also popular for her expensive divorce until today with her former husband, Gordon. Before having a knot with Jeff, she was with Philip Wegner but their relationship doesn’t last forever. Now, she is a married woman who tied up with Mullins McLeod, a former South Carolina Gubernatorial Candidate, after the breakup with Jeff Gordon. And Jeff is also married to Ingrid Vandebosch who is a famous Belgian model and actress.
Her Childhood Life, Educational Background and Career Achievement
Born in the early 1970s, she is currently running in the age of early 40s. Unfortunately, the information regarding her exact date of birth is still not available. Since her childhood days, raised by Clare Sealey in Winston, USA, she is American by her nationality and holds a Caucasian Ethnicity. Brooke Sealey was known by her nickname Brooke from her early days. The bond hair and gray eyes gorgeous lady is of North American Ancestry. Although being a public figure, she keeps her personal information away from the limelight. That’s why, all the important info about her early life, the educational background hasn’t been totally disclosed yet.
Now moving to her career achievement, Brooke came into the public interest mainly after having in relation with the NASCAR racer, Jeff Gordon. She began her career as a model and in her early age she was crowned as Miss Winston. After that she got the chance to work as a greeting girl on the Victory Lane for NASCAR drivers. During her presence in the job, she was perceived by Jeff and fall for her. But for Brooke who was the Winston employee, to date was totally prohibited. So, they both kept their affair underground. And when her title expired, they finally accepted each other in public and married in 1994. However, their married life doesn’t bring a fruitful ending. Finally the two divorced in 2002 and the interesting thing is their divorce settlement was the most money-spinning settlement in the history of NASCAR.
Brooke and Jeff First Meeting and Married Life Before Divorce
As stated earlier, Jeff and Brooke met for the first time in February 1993 at the Victory Lane when she worked as the greeting lady for the NASCAR drivers on the victory lane. Due to the strict rules during her working place, the love bird had to keep secret of their love affair. A year later, after the retirement of Brooke from her job and when her boyfriend won the “NASCAR” car race, Jeff Gordon and Brooke accepted as a couple in the public. And Jeff without wasting the time proposed her for marriage at the 1994 Daytona 500 in February.
While during an interview with the lovely couple, the amazing thing was opened. At first Brooke told that, “He came up to me at Daytona and he asked me to go eat lunch. His voice was quivering. He was real nervous.” After that Jeff added, “I was so nervous. I went to the bathroom five times.” By smiling he also added, “I was trying to get the ring just right. It was in my pocket.” And the gorgeous Miss Winston, Brooke and retired stock NASCAR racer knot in the year 1994 November 26. The beautiful couple was spotted while having fun and enjoying their married life at Highland Beach, Florida in March 2002.
Everything was going well however, after spending such a beautiful time almost eight years together, Miss Winston filed a divorce in 2002 against her husband, Jeff Gordon. The reason for their divorce was “irretrievably broken as a result of the husband’s marital misconduct”. It took almost 16 months for the divorce process and got finalized on 13 June 2003. We already stated that it was a history create divorce settlement in the sports line. During her divorce settlement, she demanded to have an airplane, periodic use of the couple’s boats, two cars and alimony. And their settlement came to end with the worth of $15.3 million.
During the time of split up Jeff Gordon said that, “Brooke and I had a high-profile relationship and we had to. We got a lot of attention and we had to adjust our lives and what we did and how we went about it because of that.”
Brooke’s Life after Split-up with Ex-Husband Jeff
In the world, some people think that their life has been come to end after getting a divorce and some people get attached to another person by thinking the better comes after the worst. The same thing happened in the life of Brooke. After having such a heart break period, they two moved on in their own life. After her divorce, she again started dating James Dixion II and have a child named Ella Gordon. The interesting thing is that she named her child from the name of her former husband Jordon. However the biological father of the child, James Dixion claimed for alimony which was around $10,000 per month, a house worth $1.5 million and a Mercedes-Benz car. Also in the letter which was written in the custody disputes claimed that, “It is absolutely inappropriate for the child to be legally named after Jeff Gordon who is neither the father nor a blood relative. We understand that Ms. Gordon’s desired to keep her ex-husband’s last name, which is certainly her choice. But she planned to have a child with James Dixon, not Jeff Gordon.”
But currently, she married to Mullins McLeod who is a former South Carolina Gubernatorial Candidate in 2010. They always kept their private life away from the limelight. Similarly, Gordon also married to a beautiful and famous Belgian model and actress, Ingrid Vandebosch in 2006 in a private ceremony in Mexico. The two first met through mutual friends in 2002 and finally married after having in a relation of four years. They had two lovely kids, one daughter named Ella Sofia and a son named Leo Benjamin. Interestingly, both kids already follow the footsteps of their father and racing quarter midgets.
How rich is Brooke Sealey?
Being a Miss Winston and a former greeting girl, she is still known as a beautiful lady. Further, as the ex-wife of famous car racer, Brooke somehow has earned a fruitful amount of money in her career. Previously, we have already talked about her divorce settlement which finally settled in $15.3 million. And that settlement was still known in the history of NASCAR. Now, she is the spouse of Mullins McLeod. Although her accurate net worth is still unavailable yet. But from the various sources, it has been estimated that her net worth is around 5 million.