Harper Hempel is an American star, best known as a long-time girlfriend of Jamal Muray, a professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association team. However, there is more to Harper Hempel besides being the well-known athlete’s girlfriend. Who is she, her career, and what are some of the interesting facts about her?
Harper Hempel Early Life, Family, and Education
Hempel was born on August 31, 1997, to her parents Richard Hempel and Colleen Hempel. She was born in Kentucky, United States.
Her father, Richard Hempel, is a co-founder of eCoach, a platform providing sports fans with access to learn from expert coaches. At the same time, her mother represented the Harvard university college football team and played as a Quarterback while in college.
Harper attended Ryle High School in Kentucky, where she was part of the school volleyball team.
She later joined the University of Kentucky to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Digital Media. Her passion for volleyball continued, where she met Jamal Murray, the Canadian professional basketball athlete.
Her marketing career
After her college life, Hempel made an interest in Marketing and digital media.
She is a Social Media Community Manager for Fact & Fiction, handling both community management and social media management for renowned companies like Voodoo Ranger and Halo Top Ice Cream.
Besides, she works as a Social Media Marketing Manager for All Social Jessie, where she directs and carries out content calendars as an independent consultant for patron’s social media platforms.
Harper is a professional photographer with a photography business named Harper Hempel Photography.
Her firm specializes in fashion shots, senior pictures, couple shoots, family portraits, and kids’ shoots.
Hempel is dating Jamal Murray, her college sweetheart, a professional player for the National Basketball Association.
Hempel’s father is a part of the basketball community, and her family has grown focusing on the NBA. Thus it was normal for her to fall for someone playing basketball, a sport her father is interested in.
Besides, Hemple and Jamal were star athletes of their teams; hence it is apparent that they got attracted to each other.
Harpers Video Scandal
An explicit scene was uploaded through Jamal Murray’s Instagram on March 22, 2020. The video got negative attention towards the couple as the girl in the video clip was assumed to be Harpel Hempel.
Jamal quickly deleted the video, but over 480,000 of his followers had already seen the video.
Jamal accused someone of having hacked his Instagram account, and they had to deactivate their Instagram accounts for a while.
Height, Weight, Measurements
As an athlete, her body measurements are a point of interest. Harper is 5’8 tall with a bodyweight of 123lbs equivalent to 56 kilograms.
Hemple’s Net Worth
Although not much is revealed about her earnings, her net worth is currently estimated to be standing at $700,000 plus a share of her family fortune.
Interesting facts about Harper Hempel
Harper has an absolute love for shoes. Before she deactivated her Instagram account, her Instagram feed contains various pictures of her shoe collection.
She also loves traveling, and a significant part of her Instagram posts is full of photos from her travel.