Sharrieff Shah is a Los-Angeles based coach working as a coordinator for a top-ranked university and former football player, who is best known as the husband of Jen Shah, the most controversial cast member on Bravo TV’s hit reality show, “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.”
Sharrieff Shah's Net Worth
As of May 2022 Sharrieff Shah’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. His career as a coach is his main source of income. Sharrieff is the Utes’ Cornerbacks/Co-Special Teams Coordinator and is in his tenth year of coaching.
His fortune has grown as a result of his previous careers as an attorney and a football player as well. In 1991, he was awarded the Sports Illustrated National Defensive Player of the Week, and in 1992, he was chosen as honorable mention all-Western Athletic Conference safety. Furthermore, he spent the first 12 years of his life as a business litigator and then as a trial lawyer. (1)
His wealth is also increasing from various media appearances, one of which is joining his wife, Jen Shah, on her career as a reality star, appearing as one of the cast members of Bravo TV’s hit reality show, “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.”
Sharrieff's Early Life
Sharrieff Shah is 51 years old. He was born on January 29, 1971, in Los Angeles, California to Ava Shah and Naim Shah Sr. His father worked in the healthcare field as a consultant, while his mother worked in customs.
He has a sibling named Sharmon Shah who is also called Abdul-Karim al-Jabbar. After an NBA superstar sued him, his brother changed his name back to Karim. (2)
Sharrieff Shah's Education
Sharrieff Shah graduated from the University of Utah in 1993 with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master’s degree in Exercise and Sports Science.
Sharrieff Shah's Wife and Family Life
Sharrieff Shah is married to Jen Shah. He married the Real Housewives of Salt lake City star Jen Shah in August 27, 1994. Jen is a well-known reality television personality who is most recognized for her role on “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City.” (3)
Despite her wife’s recent legal troubles, there appears to be no animosity between them, as Sharrieff has been regarded by Jen as a devoted spouse. He just enjoys preparing a healthy brunch for her and their two children. Sharrieff Jr., her eldest son, and her youngest kid, Omar.
Omar Shah is a football player at East High School. Sharrieff Jr., on the other hand, graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and Kinesiology in 2016.
Sharrieff Shah's Career
Sharrieff Shah had a number of careers in his life, starting with football career at the University of Utah since he was a child that led him to eventually become a team captain. In 1991, he was selected Sports Illustrated’s National Defensive Player of the Week, and in 1992, he was an honorable mention all-Western Athletic Conference safety. Unfortunately, his football career was cut short due to a neck injury.
The football player also became an attorney for 12 years, first as a business litigator and subsequently as a trial attorney. He additionally worked as a sideline football reporter for Utah’s flagship radio station, ESPN 700, and became a qualified agent via the NFL Player Association.
He handled athletes in the NFL, CFL, and NFL Europe as an agent, negotiating multi-million dollar contracts. His brother Karim Abdul Jabba, a former running back for the Miami Dolphins, Cleveland Browns, and Indianapolis Colts was one of his clients. (4)
Moreover, for his coaching career, he was in his 10th season as a cornerback coach in 2020, and his third year as special teams coordinator after spending three years as co-coordinator. ESPN named him one of the “10 coaches who adapt and thrive” in 2014, and he has helped his players do the same, transforming five cornerback converts into NFL players.
Today, Sharrieff Shah is still working as a coach and might appear in future episodes of “The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City,” joining his wife, Jen Shah.
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- Meet Sharrieff Shah: What does Jen Shah’s husband do for a living? retrieved from https://www.realitytitbit.com/opinion/meet-sharrieff-shah-what-does-jen-shahs-husband-do-for-a-living
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, My Thoughts on UCLA in the Final Four, https://kareemabduljabbar.com/2008/03/
- Sarah Hearon, ‘RHOSLC’ Star Jen Shah’s Family: What to Know About Her Husband, Assistant Stuart Amid Legal Drama, retrieved from https://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/pictures/jen-shahs-family-what-to-know-about-her-husband-assistant-stuart/sharrieffs-reaction-to-the-arrest/
- SHARRIEFF SHAH, retrieved from https://utahutes.com/sports/football/roster/coaches/sharrieff-shah/877