Fiction Writer

Jessamine Chan

Jessamine Chan- Biography

Jessamine Chan is a novelist from the United States. She has extensive experience in content writing and editing, having previously worked with Publishers Weekly, Write by Night, Columbia University, and other organizations. Jessamine Chan received a Pushcart Prize and a Grant award from The Elizabeth George Foundation in 2017. She has published a book named The School of Good Mothers and is currently in the spotlight for it.

What is the Net Worth of Jessamine Chan? Salary, Earnings

Jessamine Chan must have made a lot of money as a novelist. According to insiders, the specifics of her net worth have been kept confidential and out of the public eye. She makes enough to cover her family’s expenses.

Jessamine Chan- Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Jessamine Chan must be between the ages of 30 and 40, as she has not disclosed her birth date. She was born and reared in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Her parents’ and siblings’ information has been kept hidden and out of the public eye. Jessamine has finished high school but has not disclosed the location of her high school. She graduated from Brown University in 1996 with a Bachelor’s degree in English and American Literature. She later attended Columbia University in New York City, where she earned a Master’s Degree in M.F.A. in writing.

Quick Facts

Real Name Jessamine Chan
Birth Date 1982
Age (as of 2022) 40 Years
Birth Place Chicago, U.S.
Nationality American-Chinese
Profession Fiction Writer
Sun sign

Jessamine Chan- Relationship, Married Life, Boyfriend, Girlfriend

Jessamine is married to Gust, her husband’s name. However, the media has received little information about her husband. According to sources, they had a daughter, the identity of whom has been withheld. She once stated that her daughter was unable to see her grandparents owing to the covid-19 pandemic. She is currently living in Chicago, Illinois, with her kid and husband.

Jessamine Chan- Professional Career

Jessamine Chan began working at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business after finishing her schooling. She worked as a Communication Officer and Editor at Capital Ideas until 2004, when she was promoted to Executive Editor. She was hired as Fiction editor at Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art in New York in January 2009. The next year, she began working as an Instructor for Columbia University’s Undergraduate Writing Program in New York.

She began working as the Nonfiction Reviews Editor for Publishers Weekly in June 2011. Later that month, in September 2015, she began working as an Associate Fiction Editor for West Branch. The same year, she worked as a Consultant and Coach with Write by Night. She has received awards from a variety of foundations, including The Dental Foundation, The Anderson Center, The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center, and many others.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair color

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 168 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 58 kg  –  in Pounds –  127 lbs
Shoe Size 6.5 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim

Social Media Details

Jessamine is an enthusiastic social media user who uses it to express herself and provide information about her upcoming initiatives. She has 2,417 followers on Instagram and 1,178 followers on Twitter. She joined Twitter in November of this year and currently has 1,981 followers.


  • Brown University awarded her honors in creative writing.
  • Chan is bilingual (English and Mandarin).
  • Capital Idea is a quarterly academic research digest covering finance, macroeconomics, and corporate governance subjects.
  • At Columbia University in New York, she developed a syllabus and curriculum, lesson plans, writing exercises, and revision procedures.
  • With Jude Weng and Endeavour Content, Jessica Chastain’s film will convert her novel into a series.
  • At Publishers Weekly, she oversaw a team of 45 reviewers.
  • She began her career at Publishers Weekly as the Web Reviews Editor.

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