Valerie Vaughn gained international fame because of her relationship with Joseph Simmons. She is well-known as the ex-wife of Joseph. Her former husband Simmons is a practicing minister, known as Reverend Run.

Valerie Vaughn clicking selfie
Caption: Valerie Vaughn clicking selfie (Photo: Instagram)


Parents of Valerie Vaughn

On May 11th, 1966, Valerie Vaughn was born in the United State of America. Her birthplace is still missing. She is the daughter of parents Danny Vaughn and mother June A. Taylor. Sadly, her dad Danny passed away on June 8, 2013. On November 21, 2019, Valerie's mother passed away. Having American nationality; Vaughn is of African-American ethnicity. 

Picture of Valerie Vaughn with her father Danny
Caption: Picture of Valerie Vaughn with her father Danny (Photo: Instagram)


Also, she has siblings brother Skeeter Vaughn. In the year 1984, she completed her schooling at Andrew Jackson High School of Queens, Kentucky. She enrolled at the City University of New York, Queens College in Flushing, New York. From the University, she graduated in the year 1999. On February 18, 2018, she received a Doctor of Education from Walden University.


Is Valerie Vaughn still Married?

Valerie Vaughn is still married despite her first marriage failed. At present, she is happily married to her 2nd husband Alfonzy Vaughn III. Her husband Alfonzy is a fitness and martial arts enthusiast. After divorce from her first husband, she started dating Alfonzy in the year 1998. They got married after three years of a relationship. On 18, March 2000, Valerie tied the wedding knot with her husband Alfonzy. 

Valerie Vaughn with her husband Alfonzy Vaughn III
Caption: Valerie Vaughn with her husband Alfonzy Vaughn III (Photo: Instagram)


Soon after, the couple became parents of kids. They welcomed a daughter Tiffany Monet Vaughn born on May 3, 2002. Their daughter Tiffany worked as a model and a cosmetologist. Also, she is the 4th child of Valerie. She posted a picture with her husband in 2018, mentioning him a Happy Anniversary while celebrating 18 years of being together. Vaughn with her husband Alfonzy has been living a blissful married life sharing life ups and downs.

 

Valerie Vaughn's First Husband

Actually, Valerie Vaughn rose to popularity because of her marriage to Joseph Ward Simmons. They got married in 1983 in a private wedding ceremony. However, only limited information about their love story is not out in the media. Out of their married life, they became parents of 3 kids. With her former husband Simmons, she shared 3 kids; they are Angela Simmons born on September 18, 1987, Vanessa Simmons born on August 5, 1983 (both daughters), and a son Joseph Simmons Jr born on September 29, 1989. 

Valerie Vaughn with her family
Caption: Valerie Vaughn with her family (Photo: Instagram)


All of her children are grown up and engaged in their own profession. However, Valerie and her spouse Simmons married life ended in 1992. When her former husband Joseph was accused of rape, it became the main reason for their divorce. In the year 1992, he was accused of assaulting a 22-year-old fan after a show. Well, the judge dismissed the case due to a lack of evidence, exonerating Simmons of all charges. He accepted that he slept with her, although he didn't rape her. Therefore, she divorce her husband Simmons and started a new life. 


About Valerie Vaughn Ex-Husband

Valerie Vaughn's ex-husband Joseph Simmons is an American rapper, producer, DJ, and television personality. His middle name is Ward and was born on November 14, 1964. Also, he is better known by the stage name Run, Rev. Run or DJ Run. Joseph is the patents of Daniel Simmons (father) and mother Evelyn Simmons.  

Picture of Valerie Vaughn's ex-husband Joseph Simmons
Caption: Picture of Valerie Vaughn's ex-husband Joseph Simmons (Photo: The New York Times) 


Also, he has two siblings Russell Simmons, & Danny Simmons. Joseph is one of the founding members of the influential hip-hop group Run-DMC. Likewise, he is a practicing minister. In 2005, he found new popularity with his family's MTV reality shows Run's House.


What's Valerie Vaughn Net Worth?

Valerie Vaughn has earned an estimated net worth of $500, thousand as per reports. For a long period, she has been working as a teacher. According to data from the Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics, the average salary of teachers is around $63,645. So, we can say, she has been living a comfortable life out of her money.

Valerie Vaughn posing for a picture with the car
Caption: Valerie Vaughn posing for a picture with the car (Photo: Instagram)

 
Vaughn's ex-husband Joseph Simmons has a net worth of $60 Million. Out of his professional career, he was able to earn a hefty sum of money. He paid $1.6 million for a home in Saddle River, New Jersey in 2003. In 2005, he put the house on the market for $5.3 million then again re-listed it for $5.5 million in 2007.


Career

As we already mentioned, Valerie Vaughn is a certified teacher. In the past, he has worked for the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE). Well, other details of her professional career are still missing. 

Caption: Valerie Vaughn posing for a picture (Photo: Instagram)


Likewise, Valerie has over 25K followers on her official Instagram account. She stands at a decent height with dark brown eyes with black color hair.