Elena Pickett Popularity, Life Insights, Wiki, & More

Elena Pickett is a prominent American personality, renowned for her work as a fashion designer, fashion enthusiast, and entrepreneur. She is also known as the wife of late American actor Jay Pickett. Read ahead to find out more about her life, relationships, and more.

Quick Bio

Elena Pickett stepped into this world on September 22, 1962, in Los Angeles, California. She is 61 years old as of January 2024. She was born as Elena Marie Bates. There is no such information about her parents’ and siblings’ names. She is of Caucasian descent. Elena’s zodiac sign is Libra. She is a believer in Christianity.

Education Background

Elena Pickett is an educated woman. She did her early education at a private school. Later, she attended the University of California.

Personal Life

Elena Pickett started her love life with actor Jay Pickett while studying at the University of California. The beautiful couple tied the knot on August 9, 1985. They were committed to each other. They gave birth to three adorable children named Maegan Pickett, Michaela Pickett, and Tyler Pickett. She had been happily married to Jay until he died in 2021. She currently resides in California.

All About Jay Pickett

Her husband, Jay Harris Pickett, was an extraordinary American actor. He was born on February 10, 1961, in Spokane, Washington. He grew up in Caldwell, Idaho. Jay received his Bachelor of Arts degree in acting at Boise State University, and Master of Fine Arts in acting from the University of California. He started his career in 1987 when he played the role of Alex Leskov in the television series “Rags to Riches.” After that, he appeared in many television series and films. He played the role of Frank Scanlon on the ABC Daytime drama “Port Charles.”

He was also a sports lover. He enjoyed playing football, basketball, baseball, and skiing. He was also an expert western horse rider.

Jay’s Some Notable Works

  • General Hospital
  • Days of Our Lives
  • China Beach
  • Last Shoot Out
  • Abandoned

Her Daughter: Maegan Pickett

Elena’s daughter, Maegan Pickett, is a lesbian. On November 13, 2018, she married the beautiful lady Ashley Lawyer Pickett in the presence of family and friends. Their marriage took place in Santa Barbara, California. They welcomed their baby boy, Walker Jay Pickett, in December 2021. Michaela Pickett took to Instagram and congratulated her sister and her wife, Ashley, for welcoming their baby boy.

Career and Profession

She started her career in the fashion industry. She first worked as a West Coast Sales Manager for Pepe Clothing. She also worked as a director of sales for the company ‘Lucky Brand Jeans’ from 1998 to 2005.

Elena then accepted a position as Senior Vice President Sales at Joe’s Jeans. However, she gained popularity after marrying Jay Pickett. She has a net worth of $2 million as of 2024.

Unexpected Death of Her Husband

On July 30, 2021, Jay suddenly had a heart attack and died at the age of 60. He was preparing to film a scene for the film “Treasure Valley” directed by Travis Mills on a set near Oreana, Idaho. It was released in 2022.


Elena Pickett is an established fashion designer, and also a proud wife, mother, and grandmother. She is a strong lady who maintained her family well after her husband’s death.

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