Rex Tillerson

About
Career
Former United States Secretary of State
Birthday
Age
67 year
Height
5 Feet 1 Inch
Weight
76 kg (168 lb)
Net worth
$275 million
Relationship status
married
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    Biography

    He is an American by nationality and born on the 26 March 1955, in Wichita Falls in the city of Texas. He was not born with a silver spoon in his mouth; facing several odds and challenges, he found his way through school and today. He has made his mark as a successful business icon as well as an astute politician.

    Rex Tillerson
    Rex Tillerson

    Earlier he is known as Rex Wayne Tillerson at birth after two very popular actors; John Wayne and Rex Allen both are noted for the cowboy roles they played in movies.

    Rex Tillerson
    Rex Tillerson

    Quick Bio

    The names of his parents were Bobby Tillerson and Patty Sue. He had two siblings-

    • A doctor - Rae Ann Hamilton,
    • A high school instructor - Jo Lynn Peters
    Rex Tillerson
    Rex Tillerson

    Both of them are girls. He had his high school education at Huntsville High School. While in school, he showed the stuff for which he will later be known for in life; he was a goal getter who will do everything legitimate to achieve his set goals.

    Rex Tillerson
    Rex Tillerson

    Available records show that he is a graduate of civil engineering which he obtained from the University of Texasat Austin. He is well known for his zeal and determination to succeed in whatever he does.

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Visit UT Austin Campus
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to Visit UT Austin Campus

    Rex has exchanged marital vows on two separate occasions. His first was in 1974 to Jamie Lee Henry. The union produced a set of twin boys, Michael and Robert. After the dissolution of his first marriage, he tried his luck a second time with Renda St. Clair. Their year of marriage was not disclosed and the duo had a boy in-between themselves named Tyler. Rex had a fourth child but the details on the mother of his fourth child are not in the open.

    Rex Tillerson with family
    Rex Tillerson with family

    Career

    He rose to become the national president of the Eagle Scout in the year in 2010 which is the highest non-executive position. He is a seasoned administrator whose efforts have been rewarded with a number of awards of national recognition.

    Rex Tillerson with scouts
    Rex Tillerson with scouts

    Taking a look at the career of Rex, it can be seen that he built his career while in Exxon Company. He held several positions which culminated in his becoming the oil and gas manager of the outfit that oversees Arkansas, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas divisions of the corporation. He retired as the CEO of Exxon Mobil in 2016 and resumed office as the 69th American secretary of state in February of 2017. His tenure was short-lived and very turbulent. His reforms in the department of state led to several resignations.

    Rex Tillerson, Exxon Mobil
    Rex Tillerson, Exxon Mobil

    Net worth

    Rex is worth a net worth of $275 million.