Jeff Paine is a new contest on the 39th season of America’s favorite quiz show, Jeopardy. He will appear on the new episode of the show which airs on 10 February 2023.
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On Monday’s episode, he competed alongside previous episodes’ champion Mira Hayward and Kendra Westerhaus, a licensed child psychologist from Pocatello, Idaho. Mira is a two-day champion of the show with a total score of $37,000.
Paine is a retired army officer from Colorado Springs, Colorado. He retired from the US Army after 26 years of service in 2022.
Meanwhile, Jeff finished second on Monday’s episode with a total score of $26,000. He banked $5000 in the first round and his second-round score was $13,000.
On the other hand, Kendra became the new champion of the show with a total score of $29,601. She will compete as a champion on Tuesday’s episode which airs on 14 February 2023.
Get to know Jeopardy contestant Jeff Paine’s wiki, age, education family life, marital status, job & personal facts here.
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Jeff Paine Wiki, Age & Education
Paine is in his 50s when it comes to his age. He was born and spent his early days with his family in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
As per his Linkedin, he went to the
Jeff Paine Job: He Is A Retired Army Officer
Jeff no serves as an Executive Program Manager at a software company, Silverthread, Inc. He has been serving in the position since January 2023.
Prior to that, he worked in management at a business consulting company, Jacobs. As per his Linkedin bio, his life’s passion is to coach, teach, mentor, and develop leaders and their organizations to achieve their fullest potential.
Paine has served in the US Army for more than 26 years, joining in 1996. He was a senior military officer serving as a Colonel. Before his retirement, he took the position of Senior Director of Integration of Operations and Services in Fort Leonard Wood.
For his remarkable contributions, he was honored with the Bronze Star Medal in 2005. Likewise, he received the Armor & Cavalry Leadership Award in 2003.
Jeff Paine Wife: His Married Life & Family
Jeff seems to be a married man but has not disclosed his personal life in public.
The retired army officer is yet to share any clue about his family life. He now resides with his family in Colorado Springs, Colorado.