Brendan Gilfillan From Jeopardy: His Wiki, Age & Family Life Details

Brendan Gilfillan is a consultant hailing from Alexandria, Virginia. He is making his new identity as a Jeopardy contestant this season.

Likewise, his debut on the longest-running quiz game show is on Thursday, 23 May 2024. There, he is competing against two contestants; a returning champion Amar Kakirde, and Liz Capouch, a knowledge specialist from Blaine, Minnesota.

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Brendan Gilfillan will be up against a returning champion Amar Kakirde, and Liz Capouch on the Jeopardy 23 May episode. (Source:

Amar is a graduate student hailing from Lake Hiawatha, New Jersey. He emerged as a new Jeopardy champion on the 22 May episode. As a one-day champion, he will return to the Alex Trebek stage with total winnings of $16,600.

On the other hand, Brendan is looking forward to be the new champion on the show. He went to Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, California in April 2024 for the taping of the show.

So will, Brendan Gilfillan be the new Jeopardy champion in the upcoming episode? Till then, get to know her wiki, age, family, job, marital status, and personal life details below.

Brendan Gilfillan Wiki, Age & Family Life

Brendan Gilfillan seems to be in his 40s now. There are no details regarding his exact age and date of birth.

As per wiki, he was raised by his parents in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. He has Scottish roots from his parents’ side. Moreover, his surname derives from the Scottish surname Gil Fillan, meaning ‘devotee of St. Fillan’, from the word gil, meaning ‘devotee’.

Gilfillan pursued his high school education in his hometown. Afterward, he went to

Brendan Gilfillan Job: What Does He Do For A Living?

Gilfillan is a senior-level communications official with 20 years of experience at the nexus of government, politics, and the non-profit and private sectors. 

Currently, he serves as a

Managed Funds Association, a Washington, DC-based industry group. Likewise, he worked as a

Charlie Crist‘s election campaign for Governor in 2014. He also worked in the same position at

Furthermore, he served in various positions at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) including Associate Administrator for External Affairs, Deputy AA, Press Secretary, and Deputy Press Secretary. He also helped

Is Jeopardy Contestant Brendan Gilfillan A Married Man?

Brendan has not disclosed his personal life. Therefore, it is not known whether he is married or single.

The Jeopardy contestant does not seem to be active on the social media platforms. He loves learning new issue areas and helping people find their unique voices.