Who is Kathy Miles? What is Kathy Miles’s lifestyle like? Kathy Miles is a homemaker, and her lifestyle is dependent on her husband’s income, who is the famous American football coach, Les Miles. The couple tied the knot in 1993 and has been going strong for 27 years. The couple met in the late 1980s, dated for five years, after which they finally married. In total, they have been together for more than three decades.
Kathy was born in Michigan and worked as a woman’s basketball coach before marrying Les Miles. Before working as a coach, she was the best Basketball player in Central Michigan. Both of them met each other at the peak of their careers, and so their busy schedules led to some difficulties in the initial years of their relationships. During the dating period, Kathy was an assistant coach for the Woman’s Basketball team in Michigan, and Les was an Assistant Coach for the men’s football team at Michigan University. Kathy Miles is a respectable wife of a Celebrity Coach.
Kathy Miles Net Worth
Since Kathy is a full-time homemaker, information on her net worth is not known. However, it is known that she is has a lavish lifestyle due to the enormous earnings of Les Miles from his coaching career.
Miles agreed to a five-year contract worth $2.775 million per year, with retention bonuses in 2020 and 2022, according to KU. When Miles was sacked from Louisiana State University in 2016, he earned $4.39 million per year. The LSU still owed him $9 million when he left. However, LSU and Miles have negotiated an agreement in which the institution agreed to pay him $1.5 million of the remaining $6.5 million owed to him. As of 2021, Les has a whooping net worth of $12 million.
What is Kathy Miles’s lifestyle?
Kathy is a full-time mom and has four children from her marriage with Les Miles. All four children have a strong inclination towards sports. Kathryn, their oldest daughter, is a swimmer, and Manny, their oldest son, is a quarterback for his university football team. The couple’s younger children, son Ben and daughter Macy, are all members of their respective school’s football and softball teams.
Kathy has revealed that although being a basketball coach has been her childhood dream. She is very happy being a full-time mom.
Kathy Miles and Les Miles are both quite active in the community. Every year in Baton Rouge, the duo hosts a fundraiser for the Children’s Miracle Network. They are also involved with other groups such as the Baton Rouge Children’s Advocacy Center, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, and Special Olympics.
In addition, in 2004, the couple founded a charitable foundation known as Miles of Hopes Breast Cancer Foundation. The main aim of the foundation is to fund services for people affected by breast cancer. The foundation is operational in Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, Columbia, Sullivan, Orange Country Ulster, Greene County, and Sullivan.
Allegations against Les Miles
In 2013, American football coach Les Miles was accused of inappropriate behavior against female students. As per the allegations, Les contacted female students through Facebook and texts. He set up personal meetings off-campus and was in an alleged physical relationship with at least one of them.
The Taylor Porter law firm investigated on behalf of Louisiana State University. Former LSU athletic director Joe Alleva proposed in 2013 that Miles be fired as coach due to allegations of inappropriate behavior with female students, according to a report. Les Miles has strongly denied these allegations but was ultimately fired in 2016. LSU’s reputation has also been on the line as many questions its decision to let Les continue his job at the University.
He later signed a five-year contract with the University of Kansas, which is to end in December 2023. However, with the previous allegations coming to light again and LSU’s decision to completely bar him from contacting female students. The Coach has been placed on administrative leave in KU. As per the latest reports, the University has declared that it will make use of a search firm to find the next head coach of KU.
It seems that Les Miles is going to have to leave his job at The University of Kansas soon for good.