Kathy Miles

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The wife of the famous football coach, Kathy Miles came to prominence after exchanging wedding vows with Les Miles. She is currently a full-time mom and manages the family schedule. 

Kathy was born and raised in Flint, Michigan City in a working-class family. Prior to being a housewife of a Les, she was a women's basketball coach at Michigan and was dreaming of being a head coach. She even now admits that she is happy to be a mom by not a full-time mom.

Married to Les Miles

Kathy and Les' way crossed back in the late 1980s. Both were at the height of their individual careers. At that time, Les was an assistant coach at the University of Michigan while she was an assistant for the women's basketball team.

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Image: Les Miles and Kathy Miles after winning the match
Source: Zimbio

Interestingly, Kathy was late on their first date, which led to very big confusion on their further relationship. Then-after pair dated for almost five years and finally decided to take their relationship to step ahead.

The beautiful couple exchanged their wedding vows in 1993, where famous players and coaches alongside the couple's friend and family were presented to their guests. From that day onward, the couple is living a very blissful lifestyle and works as a team in their personal and professional lifestyle.

Four kids From Marriage with Les Miles

The best duo is now married for 27 years and has been in a relationship for more than 3 decades. During this time interval, the pair are blessed with four children. 

Their eldest child, daughter, Kathryn Miles was born just after one year of their marriage in 1994. She is a swimmer at the University of Texas. Their eldest son Manny Miles was born in 1995, he studies at the University of North Carolina and is plays as a quarterback for the University. 

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Picture: Les Miles with his family
Source: ESPN

They welcomed their 2nd son, Ben Miles in 1997 who is involved at Catholic High School and is on the school's football team while their youngest daughter, Macy Miles was born in 2003 and is engaged in a youth softball. Well, it seems like Miles' family is a beautiful museum for sports. 

The Net Worth of Kathy Miles

Kathy is one of the respectful coach's wives. Being a full-time mom, there is no specific income source for her. So, her net worth hasn't been estimated yet. 

Regarding his husband, he is a massive moneymaker. Being a renowned coach in America, he has signed a five-year contract with Kansas.

Salary and Net Worth of Les Miles

Currently, the Kansas coach is earning $2.76 Million annually, which includes retention bonuses of $775,000 due in November 2020 and $500,000 in November 2022. Altogether he earns an average of $4 million annually as a remuneration. 

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Photo: Les Miles during a match
Source: the spun

The former LSU coach has a total fortune of $12 Million as of early 2021. Previously as a coach of the LSU Tigers Football, he used to earn $4.39 Million annually. LSU still owed $9.4 Million to him as per the contract to pay Miles after he was first, which was later settled after Les agreed to lump sum $1.5 Million in 2018. 

In his rising career, he used to gather $623,937 for one season in Dallas Cowboys while working as a coach of Oklahoma State; he bagged $450,000 as annual remuneration. Matt LaFleur and Herm Edwards are some of the top football coaches.

Involvement in Charity

Both Mr. and Mrs. Miles are heavily engaged in charitable work. Each year the duo hosts a function in Baton Rouge to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network. Similarly, they are active to other organizations, including Baton Rouge Children's Advocacy Center, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, and the Special Olympics. 

Furthermore, the pair established a charity foundation in 2004 and named it the Miles Of Hopes Breast Cancer Foundation. The particular organization's main target is to fund and provide services that outreach for people who are affected by breast cancer. 

They operate the programs in the city of nine countries, including Putnam, Ulster, Greene County, Rockland, Westchester, Columbia, Sullivan, Orange Country, and Sullivan. 

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