Barbara Smits worked for 29 years at Cornell Cooperative Extension-New York City (CCE-NYC), she passed away due to pneumonia in April 2010. Ahead we present you all the details about Smits’ married life, net worth, career, and many more.

Barbara Smits Early Life & Career

Barbara Smits was born on November 27, 1955, in America. She was of Afro-American origin and was of yank nationality. Her details are not available such as her childhood, schooling, parents, and siblings.

Barbara Smits at her early life
Barbara Smits at her early life
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Barbara began her career at the Ithaca campus in 1981 while her ex-husband, Jimmy Smits, was a student. In 1982 she moved to NY City to figure for the 4-H Program, as she became executive staff secretary for the Environmental Issues Program Area. In 2004, she became chief director of CCE-NYC. People Also searched the net worth of Actor, Producer Adam Sulman.

Barbara Smits’ Married Life

In the year 1981, Barbara ties the knots with Jimmy Smits, they meet during high school primary time. The couple dated a long time before their wedding in 1969. They have two children one is Taina Smits was born in 1973 and the other is Joaquin Smits born in 1983.

Barbara Smits's daughter Taina
Barbara Smits’s daughter Taina
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Though, they separated in 1987 after a seven-year marriage. Both (Taina and Joaquin) of them are grown up now. Tania is married and has 2 kids and she is active on her Instagram page posting her mother’s pictures on special days like mother’s day and her birthday with a lovely caption.

Learn about Her Husband, Jimmy Smits

Barbara’s ex-husband Jimmy Smits was born in 1955 on 9 July, in Brooklyn, New York, to Cornelis Leendert and Emilina nee Pola. He has two sisters Yvonne and Diana. He completed his study at Thomas Jefferson High School. In 1980 he graduated from Brooklyn College with a bachelor’s degree and an MFA in 1982 from Cornell University. 

Jimmy started his acting career in 1984. He is presently a popular American actor who has performed in shows similar to L.A. Law, NYPD Blue, The West Wing, and Dexter was the work, that he won the award. Further, he has given many hit movies and television shows like My Family, Fires Within, Price of Glory, Who We Are Now, and more.

The Snippet of Jimmy Smits
The Snippet of Jimmy Smits
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Besides, through certain times, he has achieved various things in his life plus reputation, popularity, fame, fans, and many more. Therefore, he also collects lots of wealth from his career. At now, his calculated net worth is $15million

Jimmy has been dating actress Wanda De Jesus since 1986, they are in a relationship and they live together in Los Angeles. He was awarded the 2,696th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on 4 June 2021. Smith has also helped many National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts, Cass Community Social Services, and other organizations, including the Red CrossNew York Cares, and Stand up to Cancer.

Barbara Smits Net Worth & Social Media

Barbara’s net worth is often assumed to be $1 million by the time of her death. She made her wealth during her position at Cornell Cooperative Extension-New York City where she served for 29 years before her demise. After her divorce from Jimmy Smits, she had earned a quiet enough fortune for settlement.

Barbara Smits with her ex-husband, Jimmy Smits
Barbara Smits with her ex-husband, Jimmy Smits
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She was not active on social media platforms due to her low key. Instead of getting busy on social media, she gave her entire focus on her career, family, and friends. Also, learn the net worth and early life of Sean Dooley.