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Lisa Cadette Detwiler is a real estate broker by profession, she is however known for being the wife of Jim Cramer a famous personality in the field of entertainment and television. Read further to find out more about the life, career and family of this celebrity spouse and discover the reason behind her fame.

Personal Life

Lisa Cadette Detwiler was born in the year 1965 in the United States of America. She was born to Walter M Cadette and Joan B. Cadette, her mother, was an English teacher at Dominican Commercial High School, Jamaica, Queens and her father served as an economist for JP Morgan in Manhattan. Lisa is the mother of three children and the stepmother of two children from her husband’s previous marriage.

Marital Life

Lisa Cadette Detwiler was set up with Jim Cramer on a date in 2006 by a mutual friend. The couple dated for quite a while before getting married on 18th April 2017 in Brooklyn. This is both Jim and Lisa’s second marriage. The couple had been married before, Lisa has three children from her previous marriage and Jim has two daughters from his previous marriage, Cece and Emma.

Education and Career

Lisa graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, where she received a bachelor’s degree in biology specializing in genetics.  She currently works as a real estate broker at Corcoran in Brooklyn Heights and has been working there for nearly more than 16 years. Before this, after her graduation in 1987, she worked with a dermatology start-up company called Phoenix.

Her Husband Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer is a well-known TV personality best known for his on-air histrionics on CNBC’s show Mad Money. He was born on February 10th 1955 in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania, United States of America. His father was N. Kramer was a Philadelphia-based retail shop owner and his mother was Louise A. Cramer.

Jim did his schooling at Springfield Township High School and completed his education at Harvard University, he first finished his bachelor of arts in government and went on to receive a Juris Doctorate.

Jim began his career by working for sales and trading at Goldman Sachs after which he took up the role of hedge fund manager. From there on, he switched career paths and became an editor and author. He was the editor for the magazine Smart Money and later launched a financial news website titled TheStreet. Again, Jim had a switch of careers and began appearing in the media as a TV personality. He has hosted and co-hosted many shows relating to finance.

Facts about Lisa Cadette Detwiler

  • Lisa Cadette Detwiler and her husband own a Mexican cuisine-based bar named Bar San Miguel in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
  • Lisa lost one of her daughters, Grace, when she was of the age 2, due to cardiomyopathy, a case of chronic disease of the heart muscle.
  • Lisa and Jim’s marriage was officiated by a close friend and archaeologist Aran Yardeni.
  • Her husband, Jim Cramer began studying stocks when he was in grade 4.


Much of Lisa Cadette Detwiler’s life is a mystery as she refrains from sharing much with the media. From what is known of her, she is a go-getter, her hard work and talent has gained her many awards in the real estate industry.