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Annette Schnatter is an American businesswoman who worked in the franchisee’s company of the pizza restaurant Papa Johns. The pizza restaurant chain was started in 1984 by her then-husband John Schnatter. Yes, you read correct, she is the ex-wife of Papa John aka John Schantter who married in 1987. However, their 32 years-long married life ended in 2019.

The duo had welcomed three children: Danielle, Beau, and Kristine Schnatter. Moreover, her husband once announced he stepped down from the post of CEO of his own company and told her that Steve Ritchie will take over. After resigning, he remained the chairman of the board of directors till July 2018. Let us scroll over to know more of her details.


Caption: The ex-couple were photographed during a match game.
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Annette Schnatter: Bio, Family, & Career

The ex-wife of the businessman was born on 11 February 1960 as Annette Cox in the United States of America. She was born as the daughter of caring and supportive parents. But there is no information on her parents or siblings on the web. Also, she has not provided information on her educational qualification, however, she might have garnered her bachelor’s degree.

Regarding her career, she is also a businesswoman who began involved in the business of Papa Johns after marrying its proprietor, John Schnatter. She later received the franchisee’s company from her then-husband. Papa Johns currently has more than 1700 franchisees company across the nation.

Annette Schnatter: Personal Life & Husband

As we mentioned earlier, she is a divorcee who previously married American entrepreneur John Schnatter. On 11 April 1987, the duo married each other and spent their lives in Anchorage, Kentucky. They have welcomed three children together Kristine, Beau, and Danielle. Their long three-decade married life came to an end on 1 April 2019 when they began to live separately. After eight months, their divorce was finalized and parted their own ways. During their married life, her husband John was accused twice of sexual misconduct in 1999 and 2009.

Annette and John Schnatter

Caption: Annette and ex-husband John Schnatter.
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Did She involved in a Car Accident?

It’s nearly a car accident in which her car skidded and hit a truck while she was pregnant with their daughter Danielle. During an interview in 1997, he revealed that his then-wife Annette had been in a car slide during a rainstorm in Louisville that led it to hit a truck. At the time, she was pregnant with six-month Danielle who had to be delivered prematurely.

Further, she was born with cerebral palsy and had undergone several operations and therapy sessions. As of now, her daughter Danielle is married to real estate agent Evan McWhirter. Danielle reportedly working as an independent consultant for Arbonne International.

How Much Does She Earn from her Business? Does She Get Any Benefit From her Divorce?

She and her ex-husband had a combined estimated net worth of around $500 million. Her main source of income comes from her involvement in the Pizza business company. Also, she had purchased a few properties and assets together with her ex-husband including an $11 million worth mansion in Louisville. Apart from that, they owned a $23 million worth condo in Deer Valley, Utah, while a $6 million condo in Naples, Florida. It is unclear how or what did they share their properties following their divorce.

Annette Schnatter: Social Media Profiles & Body Measurements

Following her divorce, she has hidden away from the media. In this context, she is also not available on different social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook.

She has a slim and well-maintained body type that stands to a height of 5 feet 4 inches or 1.63 meters. Her body weighs around 55 kg with unknown body measurements of her chest, waist, or hips. She has a beautiful pair of blue eyes color with blonde hair color.

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