Shanae Ankney (The Bachelor) Bio, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height, Boyfriend, Education, Job, Net worth, Instagram

Shanae Ankney Biography

Shanae Ankney is a recruiter, a licensed cosmetologist, and a reality TV star. She is popular for appearing on season 26 of ABC’s dating reality series, The Bachelor which stars Clayton Echard.  She is currently (2022) the Director of Recruiting at Moreover, she previously worked as an administrative assistant for a neurosurgeon.

Shanae Ankney Age | Birthday

Ankney is 29 years old (age as in 2021). She was born on April 10, 1992, in Sycamore, Ohio. The Bachelor contestant, Ankney celebrates her birthday on the 10th of April each year.

Shanae Ankney Parents | Family

The Bachelor contestant, Ankney was born to her parents in Sycamore, Ohio. Her father is named Michael Ankney while her mother is named Sonja Ankney. Moreover, she has a brother named Seth Ankney. On one of her Instagram posts, she describes her father as “my number 1 man ♥ 

Moreover, Ankney lost her grandmother Marilyn J.  in March 2010 at the age of 76 years.

Shanae Ankney
Shanae Ankney

Shanae Ankney Ethnicity

Ankney is an American by nationality, however, she is yet to publicly reveal her ethnicity. Once revealed, this information shall be made available to you.

Shanae Ankney Height

Ankney, the Bachelor season 26 contestant stands at a height measurement of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Shanae Ankney Boyfriend

Ankney is currently single. She is a contestant of season 26 of The Bachelor which stars Clayton Echard, a native of St.Louis, Missouri. She competes with 30 other women to win over the heart of Clayton in ABC’s dating reality show. Moreover, she has not publicly revealed details of her previous boyfriend(s) and therefore she has kept her past dating life is private.

Shanae Ankney Education

Ankney attended Ohio State University. The Bachelor contestant does not reveal the course she took at the university however we are keeping tabs and once the missing education detail is available, we shall update you.

Shanae Ankney Job | Career

Ankney is a recruiter, a licensed cosmetologist, and a reality television star. She is currently working as the director of recruiting at She has worked at for five years as of 2021. Ankney previously worked as an administrative assistant with a neurosurgeon at The Ohio State University.

Shanae Ankney Bachelor

Ankney is one of the contestants of season 26 of ABC’s dating reality series, The Bachelor which stars Clayton Echard, a medical sales representative from St. Louis, Missouri. Echard was also a contestant in season 18 of The Bachelorette starring Michelle Young. He is a former Collegiate Division I football player.

Ankney describes herself as a small-town girl with a HUGE personality. She also describes herself as “faithful, patient and lovable, and is here to find a man who can keep up with her in all facets of life. Ankney is looking for a man with confidence that won’t waste time playing games. She also values her independence, so while she wants to build a life with someone, she also wants someone who encourages her to achieve the goals she has set for herself. Above all, Aknney wants to be able to be herself with a man who will honor and cherish her for the gem that she is”. (source: Bachelor Nation)

Season 26 of The Bachelor premiered on January 3, 2022, on ABC and airs on Mondays at 8 pm ET.

Bachelor Season 26 Contestants

Other contestants of the 26th season of The Bachelor include:

Shanae Ankney Net worth

The Bachelor contestant, Ankney has an estimated net worth of around $200k – $1 million. She earns her income through her career as a recruiter. Moreover, a recruiter in Ohio earns an average annual salary of around $149k according to

Shanae Ankney Instagram

Shanae is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @shanae.a with over 5k followers as of January 2022. From time to time she posts her photos of herself on the page. She is also a zoo lover.