Kellie Chauvin (born in 1974) is a Laotian Pageant Winner, Mrs. Minnesota, Radiologist & Realtor from Laos. She earned a radiologist Associate Degree and then worked at Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis.
Moreover, she handled the full-time job role for 13 years. She represented as Mrs. Minnesota in the Mrs. USOA beauty contest of 2019. Still, she could not get the title. Kellie had the burning desire to share her painful story among the people.
She gave an interview in 2019 to the Lake Time Magazine revealed her life in the refugee camp and struggles of belonging to the Hmong community.
Derek Chauvin: Officer at Center in the George Floyd’s Death
Derek is the former police officer who kneeled George Floyd‘s neck on May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day). A bystander near the road recorded and uploaded the video on the social media platforms.
George resisted police arrest then Derek Chauvin took strict action on him. Moreover, the authorities removed him along with the three officials J. Alexander Kueng, Tou Thao, and Thomas Lane on May 26, 2020.
Tom Kelly is the attorney of the police officers involved in George’s death case. Derek’s wife, Kellie Chauvin, came out in the support. Furthermore, she said that her husband is a good person. Floyd’s family is demanding to seek justice for their innocent child.
The politicians like Joe Biden (Former Prime Minister) and Ilhan Omar (Representative, Minnesota Congressional District) demanded FBI investigation.
Ms. Omar felt bad after seeing the condition of black people in the USA. Many people came on the streets to support black people’s lives in the United States. Police tried to stop the protests that happened in Los Angeles and Minnesota on George Floyd’s Death.
Early Life, Parents & Brother
Kellie Chauvin was born in 1974 (age 46 years, as in 2020) in Laos. She belongs to the Hmong group, and her mom and dad’s names not known. Her brother named Tou Thao is police officers in the Minneapolis Police Department with Derek.
At the of 3, she shifted with her family members to Thailand for safety. She lived in the refugee camp from 1977-1980. In October 1980, Kellie and mother, father, and brother came to Eau Claire (Wisconsin, USA).
Derek Chauvin’s ex-spouse joined the kindergarten with her younger classmates to learn English communication properly.
Ms. Chauvin earned her Associate Degree in Radiology from a reputed institute. She completed her education qualification after ending an abusive relationship with her spouse.
Marriage, Spouse Derek Chauvin & Sons
However, her daddy arranged her marriage with an unknown person. Kellie Chauvin did not disclose her first spouse’s name. She was a relationship in 1991 for ten years. However, she faced domestic violence issues in the marriage relationship.
She divorced her former husband in 2001. She moved to Minnesota with her two sons; one of them is George Xiong. She met her second spouse Derek Chauvin in the Hennepin County Medical Center. The former police officer brought a culprit in the hospital for the health checkup.
At that time, the two became close friends, dated each other, and married in 2010. She changed her profession and started working in the real estate sector.
|Real Full Birth Name||Kellie Chauvin.|
|Profession||Pageant Winner, Radiologist & Realtor.|
|Age (As of 2020)||46 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1974.|
|Last Updated||On 29 May 2020 (© Dreshare.com).|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Famous For||Wife of Derek Chauvin.|
|Zodiac Birth Sign||NA.|
|House Location||Minnesota, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 60 Kg.
Pounds: 132 lbs.
|Shoe Size (UK)||6.5.|
|Parents||Father: Not Known.
Mother: Will Update.
|Siblings||Brother: Tou Thao|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||Married Since 2010|
|Children||Two sons (George Xiong).|
|Awards||Winner of Mrs. Minnesota 2019 beauty contest|
|Highest Qualification||Associate Degree Radiology.|
|Alma Mater||Private School, Minnesota.|
Some Interesting Facts about Kellie Chauvin
- Kellie loved photography in her free time.
- In 2019, she became the first Hmong community woman to win the Mrs. Minnesota title. She defeated around six competitors to win the title.
- Derek Chauvin’s wife worked for the Hennepin Medical Center for more than 13 years. Then, she resigned from her job.
- Kellie Chauvin then joined Kaplan University in Davenport (Iowa, United States).
- After her marriage, she started her new job with Re/Max Results as a realtor.
- She did volunteer work for the upliftment of the Hmong companies and women empowerment programs.
- Still, she bullied in her school and not treated equally like other people.
- She shared the dark side of her abusive marriage and inadequate education in the magazine interviews.
- Chauvin supported the Hmong community and worked as a translator.
- She made some donations to help her community people. In addition to this, she arranged funds to support the hospitals.