People can find happiness in both profession and family but to balance the professional career with family is something everyone needs to learn. Brian Teefy is one of few people who enjoys a career as well as satisfying family life as well.
Brian is a talent manager but is better known as the step-father of singing sensation Selena Gomez. He has attained more limelight when he was fired by Selena but remained a responsible fatherly figure and maintains a good bond with her.
Family Life; Married To Selena Gomez's Mother, Mandy Teefey
Brian Teefey relished the married life of over a decade with Amanda Dawn Cornett aka Mandy Teefey, who is the mother of singing star Selena Gomez. Brian, who served as the manager to Selena's career, married Mandy on 18 May 2006.
In the course of their happy relationship, the duo was expecting their new baby and even named her Scarlett J. Teefey. However, Mandy suffered a miscarriage at the sixteen weeks of pregnancy in 2011.
The couple never let their hope die, and within two years of miscarriage, they welcomed Gracie Elliot Teefy on 12 June 2013. As of now, Brian resides in Los Angeles with his family of three. His step-daughter Selena sometimes accompany them in events and occasions.
Brian Teefey with his wife, Mandy Teefey at The Alliance For Children's Rights 26th Annual Dinner in 2018 (Photo: zimbio.com)
Brian Teefy prefers to keep his past affairs behind the wraps but his wife's relationship with Selena's father is no mystery. She was married to Ricardo Joel Gomez at the age of 16 in 1992. During their relationship, Mandy and Ricardo welcomed Selena Gomez. They separated in 1997 after staying together for five years with Mandy getting the physical custody of Selena.
Selena was just five years old when she witnessed the fallout of her parents and blamed her mother. But as the time went by, she admitted that she had a wrong perception about her mother. As of now, she is close to Mandy's family and Ricardo's family alike.
How Does Brian Accumulate His Net Worth?
Brian Teefey, age 39, served as a manager to her step-daughter, Selena Gomez since 2008 after she requested him to be the one. As per PayScale, the base salary of the Talent Management Manager is $92,432 per year. During his job as a manager for about six years from 2006-2014, he has bagged a considerable amount of fortunes and wealth.
Apart from that, the native American Talent Manager's Selena Gomez has an estimated net worth of $60 million. Before that, her wealth had a value of $50 million but as she signed a two-year $30 million endorsement deal with Puma, her fortunes increased by $10 million.
Selena fired Mandy and Brian as her managers in 2014 and claimed that she had outgrown them and wants to achieve more with a professional team of management. Brian and Mandy were shocked by Selena's abrupt decision but amicably parted ways with personal relationship still intact.
Facts About Brian Teefey
Here are some interesting facts about Brian Teefey that you should not miss:
- Brian Teefey and his wife, Mandy Teefey were fired from the post of a manager by their daughter, Selena Gomez in 2014. As reported, the duo got zero warning before their farewell. Selena set up the new management team after she fired her parents.
- Before his step-daughter, Selena Gomez, Brian served as the manager to the late American actress and YouTube sensation, Christina Grimmie who was best known for her roles in various TV shows like Supernatural (2005), Drake & Josh (2004), and SpongeBob SquarePants (1999). Christine later died due to homicide by gunshot on 10 June 2016 in Florida, the United States.
- He was born in 1979 in Detroit, Michigan and currently ages 39.