Shayanna Jenkins Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Shayanna Jenkins

Biography / Wiki

Engaged late Aaron Hernandez, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez is an American woman who became a celebrity as a partner of former New England Patriots tight end. Even after he was convicted of the murder of Odin Lloyd, during the trial and the subsequent guilty verdict, she stayed with Hernandez.

A native of Connecticut, she grew up in the rough streets of Bristol alongside Aaron Hernandez. In middle school, they started to get serious and an off-and-on relationship continued for the next few years, as Aaron Hernandez steadily rose as a football star. When Aaron joined the Patriots, Shayanna was attending college.

Shayanna completely supported her then-fiancé after Lloyd’s murder, although it meant going against her sister, who at the time of his death was in a relationship with Lloyd. In April 2017, Aaron Hernandez committed suicide. Shayanna has made television appearances since then to share her version of events.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 29th of May 1989 Shayanna Jenkins has turned 34 years old. She is tall with a height of 5 feet 6 inches and her weight is 64 kg approximately. Jenkins has a wonderful smile that looks better with the Hazel colored eyes and her dark brown hair.

She has maintained herself quite well with her body figure measurements of 40-32-38 and she wears number 6 in the shoe size.

Net Worth

Although she has not revealed many details about her professional career, Shayanna Jenkins has starred in the Netflix documentary series and is a well-known Instagram personality as well.

She has earned most of her wealth through her presence on social media as well as her work with Netflix. The total net worth estimated for Shayanna Jenkins is $500 thousand US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

The native of Connecticut Shayanna Jenkins was born and raised in Bristol, Connecticut, USA. The daughter of Derrick Jenkins and Jodi Jenkins, Shayanna grew up with her sisters. It is not known if she attended any college after graduating from Bristol Central High School.


Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez

Nickname Shayanna
Birth Place Bristol, Connecticut, USA
Date Of Birth May 29, 1989
Age 34 Years
Height In Centimetres – 168 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 6″

Weight In Kilograms – 64 Kg

In Pounds – 141 lbs

Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark Brown
Profession Instagram Personality
Zodiac sign Gemini
School Bristol Central High School
College Not Known
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town Bristol, Connecticut, USA
Father’s Name Derrick Jenkins
Mother’s Name Jodi Jenkins
Brothers None
Sister Shaneah Jenkins and Ontavia Samuel

Shayanna Jenkins with her sisters
Shayanna Jenkins with her sisters

Career / Fashion And Style

Shayanna Jenkins, having received many accolades as a track and field competitor, was an outstanding student and a champion sportsman in her own right. During middle school, their relationship took a severe turn.

They started dating in 2007 and, as Hernandez became a national phenomenon, the ensuing relationship went through its fair share of ups and downs. Hernandez agreed to forego his senior year at the conclusion of his junior year and make himself eligible for the NFL season. It turned out to be an intelligent choice.

In 2010, the Patriots were recruited in the fourth round of the league. Despite the gap, Shayanna and Hernandez maintained frequent contact and she moved in with him when he eventually moved back to play for the Patriots. They were going to buy a $1.5 million house in a suburb of Boston.

Any time in early 2012, she became pregnant. They were engaged by November. On November 6th, 2012, their daughter, Avielle Janelle Hernandez, was born. Hernandez was convicted and later sentenced to life imprisonment for the first-degree murder of Odin Lloyd and other offenses.

Shayanna took his last name after the arrest, even though they were not together. In April 2017, Aaron Hernandez reportedly hanged himself. His body was discovered at about 3:05 am in his cell on April 19, 2017.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More

After the death of her previous boyfriend Aaron Josef Hernandez, Jenkins is currently engaged to Dino Guilmette.

Boyfriends Dino Guilmette (fiance),
Shayanna Jenkins & Dino Guilmette
Shayanna Jenkins & Dino Guilmette

Long affair with late Aaron Josef Hernandez

Shayanna Jenkins with her boyfriend
Shayanna Jenkins with her boyfriend

Marital Status Unmarried (but engaged)
Husband None
Children Daughter – Two daughters including Avielle Janelle Hernandez


Shayanna Jenkins with her kids
Shayanna Jenkins with her kids

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Shayanna Jenkins’ favorite things.

Favorite Actors Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Colour Black
Favorite Holiday Destinations Paris
Favorite Food Italian Cuisine
Favorite Things To Do Spending time with her family and Traveling

Shayanna Jenkins

Some Interesting Facts About Shayanna Jenkins

  • Jenkins also came to know in 2012 that her fiancé with some other girl was cheating on her.
  • She left their home in North Attleborough but came back in the summer of 2012.
  • His late lover was also shown to have been diagnosed with serious chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE).
  • Therefore, on behalf of Avielle Janelle Hernandez, she filed a USD $20 million lawsuits against the NFL.
  • The judge, however, dismissed the lawsuit and said that at the time he was diagnosed, Hernandez was essentially retired.
  • In a Jose Baez book “Unnecessary Roughness” about Hernandez having sexual relations with men, Jenkins also wrote a forward.
  • At the time of his death, Shayanna’s lover even wrote a suicide note to her.
  • Odin Lloyd was the boyfriend of the sister of Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez, Shaneah Jenkins.
  • Even though the former couple had never married each other, she added the surname of her late partner.
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