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Adam Silver Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education
Adam Silver was born on 25th April 1962 in Rye, New York, United States. His father name is Edward Silver and his mother name is Melba Silver. Throughout his childhood years, he grew up in the suburb of Rye in Westchester County. Additionally, he was the fan of New York Knicks growing up. He was raised along with his two brothers: Owen, Erik and two sister Emily and Ann. Likewise, he attended Rye High School. In addition, he later graduated from Duke University in 1984. Eventually, he received a J.D. degree from the University of Chicago in 1988. Adam holds American nationality and his ethnicity is unknown. He has 6 feet 2 inches height and has unknown weight. He has dark brown hair and eye colour. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
Adam Silver Career
Adam Silver began his career as a litigation associate at the law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore. Additionally, he also worked as a law clerk to Judge Kimba Wood. Eventually, he served as NBA Deputy Commissioner and Chief Operating Officer in NBA for eight years. He was also the President and COO of NBA Entertainment for more than eight years. He was endorsed by David Stern to be the next NBA Commissioner on October 25, 2012.
Furthermore, Silver also serves on Duke University’s Board of Trustees. Additionally, he also serves on the board of the Lustgarten Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. Adam has worked as an executive producer of the IMAX movie “Michael Jordan to the Max.”
Additionally, Adam received the 2016 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University of Chicago Law School. In addition, he was ranked Silver No. 1 on its list of the 50 Most Influential People in 2016 in Sports Business.
Adam Silver Relationship
The 56 years old, Adam Silver is a married man. He is married to Maggie Grise. The pair were first introduced by a mutual friend. They later married in May 2015. The couple welcomed their first child, Louise Burns Silver in 2017. Their marriage is going strong as there is no news regarding any extramarital affairs at present.
Adam Silver Net Worth and Online Presence
The American lawyer and businessman, Adam Silver has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of around $30 million USD. Adam is active on Instagram. He has over 385k followers there. However, he is not active on Facebook and Twitter.