Who is Melissa Heholt? J. Cole Wife
Melissa Holt is popularly recognized for being the wife of Rapper/ Singer/ Songwriter Jermaine Lamarr Cole, aka J. Cole. The couple who have been married for some time now expect their second baby soon.
While we know a lot about the father, there is still more to find out about Melissa. So, here is everything you need to know about the 31-year-old Event Manager.
Melissa Heholt Bio: Early Life & Education
Melissa Heholt was born on October 10, 1987, in New York, America. Although there isn’t much information relating to her parents, we know that she is the oldest among four children.
Talking about her education, Melissa completed her schooling at a private school, Archbishop Molly High School. Following that, she got her double bachelor’s and master’s degree in Childhood Education from St. John’s University, Queens, New York, where she met her husband, J. Cole.
Melissa Heholt worked As an Event Planner.
After completing her study, Melissa started her job as a teacher but did not find it as fulfilling as she had hoped for. Within some time, she found out that she was more interested in event planning, which later led her to join an event planning outfit called Makini Regional Designs as an apprentice.
Following her apprenticeship, she created her own event planning company called Statice Events in 2014, where she plans several events, including weddings and college seminars.
Apart from being a successful event planner, she serves as an executive director for her husband’s charity initiative, Dreamville Foundation, in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Melissa Heholt’s Relationship with J. Cole
After their first meet during sophomore year, the couple soon became inseparable. Although Cole and Melissa’s engagement remained hidden, the couple engaged in 2014. Heholt and Cole later married in 2015.
Being one of the most private celebrity couples, the news regarding their marriage was also accidentally spilled by director Ryan Cooger during an interview with J. Cole in 2016.
Melissa Heholt, a Mother
After marriage, Melissa and her husband, J. Cole, welcomed their first baby son on December 8, 2016.
Melissa is currently pregnant with her second child. The news of her pregnancy was first announced by none other than her husband, J. Cole, in one of his songs, Sacrifices.
While Melissa’s net worth remains hidden, her husband owns a net worth of $60 million as of 2019.