Robert Terkla is a former US army whose rose to popularity as a social media personality. Also, he is a YouTuber, who primarily features make videos showcasing his outdoor sports that including fishing, hunting, and more.

Picture of Social Media Personality, Robert Terkla
Caption: Picture of Social Media Personality, Robert Terkla (Photo: Insatgram)

Death of Robert Terkla's Father

In Fort Worth, Texas, the United States, Robert Terkla was born on September 26, 1989. He is the son of parents Shelly Batula Scism (mother) but his father’s identity is not revealed as of yet. When he was around 14 years old, his parents got divorced. The books Terkla has written about his family have gushed about it even though he hasn't been outspoken about it.

Similarly, Terkla once mentioned that his father died of cancer in one of his books, but he did not go into much detail about his father's battle. Having American nationality, Terkla is of Caucasian ethnicity. Also, he has a sibling sister Haley Kibe. In the year 2009, he studied at the US Army Sniper School. Likewise, Robert studied at Airborne School and Air Assault School.

Robert Terkla's Career in Military 

Terkla was in the US Army before he started his YouTube career. In January 2008, he joined the US Army as an 11 Bravo. Likewise, he was deployed to Kirkuk, Iraq. Then he trained to be a sniper after his return to the US. Robert served for two years in Afghanistan.

Picture of Robert Terkla in a military uniform
Caption: Picture of Robert Terkla in a military uniform (Photo: Instagram)

He had to quit his career due to his health issues after around six years of military service. In the year 2014, he left the US Army. Terkla got to explore his hobby of wildlife hunting and then started to pursue a career as a YouTuber 

Career as an Author of Robert Terkla

Robert Terkla is an author apart from being an ex-Army and a YouTuber. Already, he has published a couple of books so far. Robert's first book “Never Fear Anything: My Untold Story as a Sniper in Our Nations Longest War”, came out on September 10, 2018.

The author talks about his experience as a covert sniper in Afghanistan. Terkla's books Earned: My Journey to Becoming a Hunter of Man and Not Given: My Path to Becoming a Sniper.

Robert Terkla's Social Media Journey

In the year 2015, Robert Terkla started his social media journey by creating a channel named ‘Lunkers TV.’ On his YouTube channel, he amassed more than 2 million subscribers. Throughout the years, millions of viewers have enjoyed watching his videos featuring adventures and outdoor activities. On YouTube, he often posts videos about hunting and fishing. His videos have been viewed more than 350 million times and he has posted over a thousand videos.

Robert Terkla posing for the picture
Caption: Robert Terkla posing for the picture (Photo: Instagram)

"The First Time I Killed Someone," one of his most-viewed YouTube videos, has garnered around 6.5 million views so far. Also, he hosts a Podcast besides running a YouTube channel. Terkla is a  host of a couple of podcasts shows named ‘Googan Squad’ and ‘Speak The Truth’. In his podcasts as well as his YouTube videos, Rob primarily discusses fishing and hunting.

What's Robert Terkla Net Worth?

As per reports, Robert Terkla earned an estimated net worth of $2.5 Million. Also, he has collected a decent sum of money out of his career in the Military. However, Robert's prime source of earnings came from his YouTube channel. He makes a good sum of money from advertisements but hasn't stated the actual figures.

Picture of Robert Terkla, while car in the background
Caption: Picture of Robert Terkla, while the car in the background (Photo: Instagram)

Likewise, Terkla makes a considerable sum of money from his business and ventures. He is the president of UMG Events LLC, where he earns a significant sum of money. Also, he earns from the sales of his books which costs from $2.87 to around $9.99. Surely, Robert with his family lives a lavish life as well. 

Robert Terkla's Married Life

Previously, Robert Terkla was a married man but is a one-time divorcee. He tied the wedding knot with his wife Sarah Terkla, high school lover. The former married couple met during his high school days. Shortly after their first meeting, they started dating each other. The duo became inseparable already, then he joined the US army in 2008.

Robert Terkla with his daughter Avery
Caption: Robert Terkla with his daughter Avery (Photo: Instagram)

Even though Robert had to travel to war-torn countries as part of the military, their relationship was not hindered by the physical distance between them. Robert proposed to Sarah on June 3, 2009, and got engaged to be married. For two more years, Robert was deployed in Iraq following their engagement. He got married to his hen-fiancee, Sarah in January 2011, after Terkla returned from his Iraq mission. The couple's wedding ceremony was held in Fort Worth, Texas. They continued their romance and led a happily married life for over seven years. Eventually, Robert and Sarah's married life ended with a divorce. 

Reason For Robert Terkla Divorce

Robert Terkla hasn't mentioned the exact details of his divorce. In the year 2020, Robert and Sarah's divorce finalized as per reports. While he and Sarah were going through a divorce, Robert spoke glowingly about the split, saying they didn't call it quits because of money or some other factor.

Does Robert Terkla Have Kids?

Yes, Robert Terkla shared a kid with his ex-wife Sarah. The duo was married for around eight years before they got separated. The former married couple welcomed a daughter, Avery Terkla during their years-long relationship. 

Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla & his daughter Avery
Caption: Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla & his daughter Avery (Photo: Instagram)

However, Terkla has yet to reveal the birth date of his daughter Avery. He has shared a lovely picture with his daughter and also spend quality time. On social media, we can see members of photos with his daughter Avery. 

About Robert Terkla’s Ex-wife Sarah

Robert Terkla's ex-wife Sarah is the owner and founder of Rose & Thorn Clothing. But details of her early life, birth date, and parents details kept private. Previously, she worked for the companies like American Heart Association, East Georgia Regional Medical Center, and American Stroke Association. 

Also, Sarah put her views saying,
“Robert had his problems and so did I in our marriage. Relationships take 100/100 And we stopped doing that for each other.” “He just saw it first before I did…” 

Who is Robert Terkla Wife?

Robert found a new woman in his life not long after his divorce from his first wife, Sarah. Terkla got married to his fiancee, Cami Mantilla. The couple has shared pictures of their wedding on social platforms. They looked lovely together in their wedding dress. However, they haven't shared much about their love story. 

Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla in their wedding dress
Caption: Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla in their wedding dress (Photo: Instagram)

In March 2022, Robert announced engagement with his girlfriend Cami via Instagram. An engagement ring sparkles on Cami's finger as she holds her newly engaged fiance's hand in the photo she shared.

She caption; 
“Still absolutely speechless that this happened yesterday! Thank you for making me the happiest woman on the planet. I can’t wait to marry you,”


Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla
Caption: Robert Terkla with his wife Cami Mantilla (Photo: Instagram)

Additionally, back in May 2022, Robert shared a few photos on his Instagram with his fiancee and mentioned going to get married soon. Terkla's wife Mantilla is a real estate agent.

What's Robert Terkla Height?

Robert Terkla stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters tall. While her body weighs around 171 pounds or 78 kg. Robert has blonde hair with light brown eyes.