WWE star Stephanie McMahon is taking some time away from her duties at WWE.
On May 19, 2022, Stephanie McMahon took to Twitter to make the big announcement.
Why is Stephanie McMahon stepping away from WWE?
The chief brand officer of WWE wrote that she is stepping away to prioritize her family.
“As of tomorrow, I am taking a leave of absence from the majority of my responsibilities at WWE.
“WWE is a lifelong legacy for me and I look forward to returning to the company that I love after taking this time to focus on my family.”
Stephanie, 45, is married to fellow retired wrestler Triple H, also known as Paul Levesque.
The couple has three children together including Vaughn Evelyn Levesque, Murphy Claire Levesque, and Aurora Rose Levesque.
This leave of absence arrives just months after Paul, 52, revealed that he has permanently retired from wrestling.
Back in March 2022, he shared with ESPN’s Stephen A.’s World that he had experienced major health issues.
“As far as in the ring … I’m done. I will never wrestle again,” he said.
“First of all I have a defibrillator in my chest. Probably not a good idea for me to get zapped on live TV.”
His final match was in 2019, he now serves as the executive vice president of global talent strategy and development for WWE, PEOPLE reports.
How are people reacting to Stephanie’s announcement?
Many fans and fellow WWE wrestlers have responded to Stephanie’s news in support.
Wrestler Johnny Gargano wrote on Twitter: “You’re the best, Steph! Enjoy the time with your family. ❤️”
Another user wrote: “You deserve your rest, Steph. Take your time. Focus on family. Do what’s right for you. ❤️”
Leah Van Dale, also known as Carmella, sent Stephanie well wishes on the social media platform.
“Thank you, @StephMcMahon !! You deserve it. Enjoy your family! 🙏🏻❤️”
What is Stephanie McMahon’s net worth?
The daughter of WWE CEO, Vincent McMahon, has accumulated her own wealth.
Stephanie’s estimated net worth is $150million, Celebrity Net Worth reports.
Her father’s net worth dwarfs hers in comparison at a total of $1.8billion, Celebrity Net Worth reports.
Her husband’s net worth is the same as hers at $150million.
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