Crissa Jackson is a basketball player, comedian, and content creator on social media. She is a well-known social media influencer with huge followers on social media handles like Instagram, Tiktok, and Youtube. She has had an influential basketball career and has collaborated with many brands like Reebok, Converse, Red Bull, Amazon Music, Under Armour, Jordan and many more. She has also been featured in publications like Rolling Stone, Self Magzine, Forbes, and ESPN/Sports Center.
Recently, she is seen taking her popularity to the 4th season of a reality-based show The Circle as a participant. Here is everything you need to know about her wiki, age, parents, partner, daughter, basketball career, net worth, and social media.
Crissa Jackson Wiki, Age, Parents
Crissa was born on 26 October 1996 in La Mesa, California but was raised in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Her age is 32 years as of 2022. She currently lives in New York City.
Her father's name is James Jackson who was a Pennsylvania native and lived in Salt Lake City, Utah. Her father had a great passion for basketball which supposedly developed in her later. Her mother's name is Teresa Hendricks Jackson, who later divorced her father and lived a single life in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
Quick Facts About Crissa Jackson
|Crissa Jackson Net worth||$2M-$6M|
|Date of Birth||26 October, 1989|
|Place of Birth||La Mesa, California|
|Profession||Basketball Player, Influencer|
Crissa Jackson Partner & Daughter
The basketball player identifies herself as a lesbian. She realized she was a lesbian during her college days and gradually accepted her sexuality after dating a girl in her freshman year.
Crissa is married to her partner Alexis Bianca. The two met in San Diego at a club in 2011, supposedly on Alexis's birthday, and ended up exchanging each other's number in a first meeting. Crissa and Alexis dated each other for six long years before they got married on 18 December 2017.
Alexis advocates for body positivity and LGBTQ rights. Crissa and Alexis have a daughter named Olive together. Alexis had Olive when she was 19 years old. Reportedly, Olive was 4 years old when her mothers started dating. They currently live with their daughter in New York City.
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Crissa Jackson Basketball
The famed basketball player started learning basketball from her father at the age of seven. She learned the tactics of players like Alan Iverson through DVDs and later attended Chris "Handles" Franklin's basketball camp in Harrisburg. She got inspired by Franklin who had previously played for Harlem Globetrotters. She has had a proud basketball career with a number of achievements.
She played for her high school Mountain Ridge High School in Arizona and SciTech High. Later, she joined the team at Savannah State University after which she played for Point Loma Nazarene University in California. In late 2015, Crissa made history as the 13th female ever to play on the team Harlem Globetrotters which is one of the oldest basketball teams in the world.
The Circle Season 4
Netflix's The Circle Season 4 premiered on May 4, 2022. The season as always has 9 players competing for $150 thousand grand prizes. This season includes Crissa Jackson as one of the participants. The game show is a reality-based show where contestants create friendships and relationships with each other without revealing their actual identities. The players rate each other on a ranking of popularity at the end of all rounds and whoever tops is labeled an influencer with special power to decide the elimination of other players. The person's identity is finally revealed after getting eliminated.
Crissa mentions that her wife Alexis is a fan of the show and they were trying to get in the show together.
Crissa Jackson is also a model, actress, and motivational speaker. She owns a women's rights non-profit organization. She makes decent money from her profession and social media. As per sources, her net worth was estimated at $2 million by 2020. There is no accurate estimation of her net worth as of 2022 but it is believed to be around $6 million.
The basketball player later turned social media influencer is seen active on social media with a large number of followers. She has an Instagram account with 1m followers and a Tiktok account with 13.8m followers. She also has a Youtube account combined with her wife Alexis which has 207k followers.