• Rishia Haas is an administrative assistant and is married to chef, entrepreneur and television personality Andrew Zimmern
• Rishia has a net worth of over $1 million, elevated by her association with Andrew who has a net worth estimated at $5 million
• Rishia attended Anoka High School and after matriculated from Augsburg College
• Andrew is considered as one of the top celebrity chefs in the world and has won numerous awards
• Rishia is not active on social media, while Andrew is active on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, promoting his recent projects and television appearances.


Who is Rishia Haas?

Rishia Haas was born in Anoka, Minnesota USA, and she is an administrative assistant, but better known for her marriage to chef, entrepreneur and television personality Andrew Zimmern, who is more widely known for being the co-host and producer of numerous Travel Channel television series.

The Wealth of Rishia Haas

How rich is Rishia Haas? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is over $1 million, earned through success in her various endeavors. Her net worth has also been elevated through her association with Andrew. who has a net worth estimated at $5 million. As she continues her \career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.

Early Life and Education

Very little information has been revealed about Rishia’s childhood and her upbringing. There are also no details to her aspirations and why she chose her current career path. According to several sources, she attended Anoka High School and after matriculating would go on to attend Augsburg College in Minneapolis. After completing her studies, she initially worked as an Admissions Coordinator at The Retreat Alive.

Andrew Zimmern

Andrew Zimmern is considered as one of the top celebrity chefs in the world in terms of influence. He is the co-creator and also worked as the host of various television series shown on the Travel Channel, which include “Andrew Zimmern’s Bizzare World”, “Bizarre Foods America”, and “Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern”. Thanks to his work, he’s been rewarded several times throughout his career, including the James Beard Foundation Award which he received two times. He’s been featured in numerous high profile television shows including “Today Show” and “CNN”.

He’s also often featured in radio and in various publications, having worked as a freelance journalist for numerous national and international publications. He’s also appeared as a guest chef at galas, charity events, and food festivals. His shows have mainly had a focus on unique regional cuisines from around the world, most of which have been perceived as exotic, disgusting, or bizarre. He also hosts the show entitled “Dining with Death”, which deals with food that could cause death. He was once affected by severe alcohol and drug addiction, even becoming homeless until he was rehabilitated, after which he forayed into the culinary world and became a success. Andrew is now reputed to have travelled to over 150 countries, and his work has had a noted impacted on the culinary world in a big way.

Meeting and Marriage

According to various sources, Haas worked in a cooking school where Andrew was a professor. They connected, and eventually started a relationship about which there are very few details known, but it lead to their marriage in 2002. The ceremony was a private affair, only attended by family, relatives, and close friends. The following year, they threw another big party for the remaining family members and relatives who were not able to make it during the first ceremony. The couple are known to have an age gap of 20 years but it did not stop them. The duo love travelling together and Zimmern has mentioned that even while working, he often travels with his wife. The couple now have a son, and the family resides in Edina, Minnesota.

Haas has been reported as working for the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation as an administrative assistant. There have been no negative rumors or news about their marriage since 2002 and they couple look to continue in strength in the foreseeable future.

Is Rishia Haas on Social Media?

One of the reasons why there is very little information on Rishia is due to the fact that she doesn’t have any strong online presence or social media presence. She doesn’t have any accounts associated with Twitter or Instagram, but she does have a personal Facebook page though it is rarely updated, and recent information isn’t shown to the public. The details that are shown on her Facebook page are often details which have already been reported online, but there are no mentions of her son or her husband.

Her husband on the other hand is very active on social media, having accounts on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. He even has a personal website which details some of his recent recipes, videos, travels and events he has attended. A lot of his pictures on his accounts feature his travels alongside some of the food creations he’s recently done. He also spends a lot of time on posts promoting some of his recent projects and television appearances. He updates his accounts on a semi regular bases, as he is mostly busy with traveling and preparing content for his shows.




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Won Awards

2015Peace & LovePeace & Love Film Festival, SwedenBest ActressPrincess (2014)
2014Haggiag AwardJerusalem Film FestivalBest ActressPrincess (2006)

Nominated Awards

2014Award of the Israeli Film AcademyAwards of the Israeli Film AcademyBest ActressPrincess (2014)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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