Hannah Wilson from Chicago, Illinois made waves on JEOPARDY!, the popular American game show, with her impressive performance in two consecutive episodes. Her remarkable feat not only earned her a whopping $71,000 but also garnered her a huge following among the show’s fans.
She is a proficient data scientist and an exceptional crossword puzzle solver. In fact, she is ranked as the 18th-best crossword puzzle solver in the entire United States, with only a certain Eric from the Midwest ahead of her.
Hannah Wilson (who lives in her 30s) attended the University of Chicago and received a degree in geography. She graduated with honors and earned a GPA of 3.71 in her four-year graduate course. Hannah is a trans woman and has publicly identified herself as part of the queer community. She lives in the greater Chicago area, where she continued her education and professional life.
Hannah Wilson career
Hannah began her professional life after being appointed as a Student Program Teacher for a secondary and tertiary higher education institution, Academic Approach. She worked there from January 2018 to April 2018 and was responsible for delivering the curriculum at Chicago high schools for various subjects such as SAT/ACT math, science, and English.
From February 2010 to March 2019 she worked as a Senior Research Analyst for NORC at the University of Chicago. Since April 2019 she has also been working as a data scientist for Metis, where she completed a twelve-week intensive data science boot camp and was responsible for the presentation of four individual projects.
She worked for Strata Decision Technology as a Data Scientist (August 2019 to June 2022) and was then promoted to Senior Data Scientist (full-time; since March 2022).
Hannah Wilson Jeopardy! Journey
In the latest episode, Hannah faced off against two other contestants – Marie Claude Dussault, a talented translator and editor from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and Warren Grace, an experienced croupier from Lanham, Maryland. Despite facing stiff competition, Hannah emerged victorious, thanks to her quick wit and broad knowledge.
Her total winnings of $71,200 in just two games is a testament to her exceptional skills and knowledge. In fact, it is the second-highest two-game total this season, an impressive feat by any measure.
Considering the fact that the show hasn’t seen a four-plus day streak since March nor a $200K-plus winner since February, Hannah’s achievement is truly remarkable. With her exceptional talent and impressive performance, it is clear that she has the potential to go a long way on the show.
Hannah Wilson Biography
|Real name||Hannah Wilson|
|Age (as of 2023)||30s|
|residence||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|University||University of Chicago|
|Who is Hannah Wilson’s husband/boyfriend?||–|
Hannah Wilson is not married and not affiliated with anyone in the industry. She is a trans woman and has spoken openly about her sexuality in front of everyone. She hasn’t disclosed her past love affairs, and we doubt she would have a boyfriend.
Hannah Wilson Social Media
Hannah is available on LinkedIn under the handle name – Hannah Wilson (you/they), who describes herself as a senior data scientist at Strata. It is not available on other social media profiles like Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. We doubt that she is available with a private account on any social media profile.
Hannah Wilson Net Worth
Hannah Wilson actually makes good money due to her decades-long career in science and data science. She is also featured on The Jeopardy Show where she won for two days with a total win amount of $71,000 ($25,800 on May 3 and $45,800 on May 4, 2023).
Facts About Hannah Wilson
- Hannah spends her time learning and playing the piano, writing and studying the expert aspects of the sun, stars, and moon – the astronomical study.
- Wilson placed 18th overall in the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament.
- She placed 2nd in the Midwest Crossword Puzzle Tournament but failed to win the title.