Deirdre Imus is an American author, health advocate, and radio personality also popular as the founder and president of the Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center. Additionally, the Heath center is part of Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey, United States. The Health Center is responsible for conducting research regarding the possible relation between various cancers and environmental hazards. Similarly, Imus is also a co-founder and co-director of the Imus Cattle Ranch for Kids with Cancer. Likewise, as an author, she wrote two books, ‘Green This! Volume 1: Greening Your Cleaning’ and ‘The Imus Ranch: Cooking for Kids and Cowboys’.
Moreover, talking about the health center, it’s wonderful working in the field of research brought it several achievements. It received the ‘Quality New Jersey’s Environmental Award’ in the year 2006. Similarly, in 2007, the National Autism Association named Deirdre Imus as one of its board of directors. The same year on 22 May 2007, the National Audubon Society announced Imus as one of four women to receive the Society’s annual Rachel Carson Award for Women in Conservation.
Caption: Deirdre Imus
Deirdre Imus: Early Life, Education, and Family
Imus was born to her Roman Catholic parents as Deirdre Coleman Imus on 4 August 1964 in Waterbury, Connecticut, United States. During her childhood, she spent a lot of her time with her parents about whom there are no details available at the moment. Similarly, talking about her educational qualification, Deirdre Imus graduated from Villanova University in Pennsylvania. However, there are details about when she graduated and with what major. Besides, Imus is a vegetarian.
Deirdre Imus: Career and Achievements
Imus during her career span worked as an author, health advocate, and radio personality. However, her health advocate actually made a way through. The National Autism Association’s board of directors on 7 May 2007 appointed her. As an author, Imus expressed concern about the chemicals used in industrial cleaning products in her book. Similarly, in her book, ‘Greening Your Cleaning’, she promoted the use of alternative cleaning products. the book claims that chemicals such as ammonia are toxic. For her contributions and thoughts on environmental conservation, she appeared on the NBC Today Show in 2007.
In 1999, along with her husband Don Imus, Deirdre founded the Imus Cattle Ranch for Kids with Cancer. It is a working cattle ranch near Ribera, New Mexico which focuses on the caretaking of children with cancer, as well as Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
Deirdre Imus: Personal life and husband
Imus married her husband American radio and television personality Don Imus in the year 1994. Together they have a son, ‘Frederick Wyatt’ born on 3 July 1998. However, the family went through a sad moment last year on 27 December 2019 when her husband Don’s death occurred. Furthermore, there are no details on the cause behind Don’s death. However, late Don Imus had stage 2 Prostate Cancer in 2009.
Caption: Imus and her late husband Don Imus
Deirdre Imus: Net Worth and social media
Imus has a total net worth of $45 Million US dollars. Her main source of income is her profession as a health advocate. Similarly, talking about her social media availability, she is available on Twitter as thegreendirt. Imus has more than 5 k followers on her Twitter handle.
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Deirdre Imus: Body measurements
The 51-year-old Imus is very beautiful to look at. She holds charming facial features, dazzling brown eyes, and has fair skin. Additionally, she stands 1.72 meters tall and weighs around 60 kgs. Besides, her other body measurements are not available at the moment.