Joan Wicks is the mother of the youngest inaugural poet of the United States, Amanda Gorman. The American poet delivered the poem titled “The Hill We Climb” at the Inauguration of Joe Biden.
Dr. Jill Biden, according to the Associated Press, nominated Joan Wick’s daughter Amanda Gorman for the role. Ms. Gorman is now a seasoned pro in this particular area, considering her young age.
Besides, Ms. Gorman also wrote poems for events such as the Fourth of July celebration with the Boston Pops in 2019, and the inauguration of Havard President Larry Bacow.
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Who is Joan Wicks Amanda Gorman Mother?
Joan Wicks gained prominence as the mother of American activist and poet, Amanda Gorman. As per Los Angeles Times, Ms. Wiks worked as a middle school teacher.
Amanda Gorman addressed how her mother’s teaching career influenced her in an interview with Study Breaks magazine in 2017:
Having a mother as a sixth grade English teacher in an inner city public school gave me an up-close and personal view of how literacy influences young students…
…My mother worked so hard while raising three kids to get her doctorate and master’s degrees in Education. She inspires me every day to seek higher education not only for myself, but for the other students around me.
Other than that, there is little or no information on Amanda Gorman’s mother Joan Wicks’s parents, and family. But we will try to update it as soon as the information gets available.
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How Old Is Amanda Gorman Mother Joan Wicks?
Considering her looks, Amanda Gorman mother Joan Wicks age might be in the 40s. Unfortunately, the exact date of her birthday is still under the wrap which will be revealed soon.
Who is Amanda Gorman Mother Joan Wicks Husband?
Since there are neither news nor rumors regarding Joan Wicks’s dating affairs and partners, we can assume that she is single at the moment. On the second thought, Ms. Wicks posted a picture with a man on her Instagram on Noember 9, 2020. And the fans even commented “Gorgeous Couple!!”
As a single mother, Joan Wicks raised her three children. They are a son named Spencer and twin daughters Gabrielle and Amanda Gorman. One of her twin daughters Amanda attended Harvard University. There she studied sociology and graduated in 2020. While other daughter Gabrielle is an activist.
Anyway, stay tuned to get the latest updates on Amanda Gorman’s mother Joan Wicks’s relationship status including her dating affairs, and partner.
Joan Wicks Instagram
Amanda Gormans mother Joan Wicks is active on social media platforms. She runs her Instagram account under the name (@joan.wicks.9) and has 230 followers at the moment. Additionally, Ms. Wicks appears on her daughter Amanda Gorman’s Instagram posts from time to time.
On May 11, 2020, Amanda Gormans wisher Joan Wicks a happy mother’s day. In the caption, she wrote,
Happy #mothersday to the best woman I know! My light, my love, and bf. xoxo Mandy