Linda McIngvale, married to Texas businessman Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale, is an amazing person who spends her life doing good for others through charity and speaking up for causes she believes in.

Linda McIngvale’s Wiki/ Bio

There isn’t much info available about Linda McIngvale‘s parents, childhood, or education in easy-to-find places. However, it is known that she has a twin sister Laura Wohlers.

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Linda McIngvale holds American nationality.

Likewise, Mclngvale a bit of a mystery in public records, was born on December 19, 1957. Similarly, the gorgeous lady holds American nationality.

How Is Linda McIngvale’s Married Life?

The star spouse Linda, often called Mattress Mack‘s wife, is married to James Franklin McIngvale, famous as “Mattress Mack,” a money expert. They’ve been married for more than 42 years, getting married in 1981.

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Linda McIngvale is married to Mattress Mack for over four decades. Image Source: The Sun

Meanwhile, the love mates are living a blissful life with no news of separation.

Who Is Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale?

The media star Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale is a big name in Houston. He built his fortune selling furniture at Gallery Furniture. Born in Mississippi, he moved to Texas in 1981 when the oil business was booming. He and his wife saw a chance to make money and opened their store. See another businessman Mike Shouhed.

Moreover, the big name’s sales pitches, ending with “saves you money!”, are legendary. He started this style by chance, putting all his money into a TV ad that turned out just okay. So, he improvised and talked super fast. It worked wonders for sales.

Now super rich, he’s a huge help to the community. Jim used his trucks to rescue folks during floods, supported causes like anti-drug films, and even helped the Houston Rockets with their practice spot.

In 2022, Mack won $75 million by betting on the Houston Astros in the World Series, making history with the biggest legal sports bet ever. He’s made bets before, sometimes losing millions, but he’s okay with risks.

In addition, Mack’s a big giver too. He’s given mattresses to first responders and sheltered over 700 people during Winter Storm Uri. When there’s a need, he’s there, ready to lend a hand or lead the way.

How Rich Is Linda McIngvale?

The stunning woman McIngvale is a big name in various fields—she’s a producer, a mental health supporter, an activist, and handles her husband’s finances. Her estimated net worth is around $2 million, mostly from managing her husband, Franklin McIngvale’s, money. Linda earned a lot through her work in entertainment.

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Linda McIngvale’s husband is a millionaire.

Besides her career, Linda also owns real estate, including properties in the West Side and across America. These investments likely add to her wealth and help grow her net worth.

However, her husband, known as “Mattress Mack,” is a famous Texas businessman with a hefty net worth of $300 million according to Celebrity Net Worth. While a spouse’s wealth doesn’t directly show an individual’s finances, it gives an idea of their household’s overall wealth.

Is A Mother Of Three Kids

The pretty woman Linda and Mack have three kids: Elizabeth, Laura, and James McIngvale. James helps out at Gallery Furniture with Mack, while Laura runs two restaurants in Texas.

In addition, Elizabeth is into mental health and started Peace of Mind. She runs the McLean OCD Institute in Houston, linked to Harvard Medical School, and teaches at Baylor College of Medicine too.


The 66-year-old McIngvale is known for her work on big shows like “Sidekicks” (1992) starring  Danica McKellar (Mike Verta‘s wife) , “Debra Duncan” (1998), and “Good Morning America” (1975). Linda’s a pro in the entertainment world, making a mark as a producer with those shows.

Likewise, the renowned personage started out working at a furniture store, learning the ropes there. Later on, she and her husband, Mattress Mack, kicked off their own furniture business. They even helped fund Chuck Norris‘ movie, Sidekicks and got credit as executive producers. On top of that, Linda runs a family fitness club called Club Westside in Houston.

Linda McIngvale Is A Mental Advocate

Linda is a big supporter of mental health. She owns the Westside Tennis and Fitness Club and shares ownership of Gallery Furniture in Houston, Texas.

Similarly, the celebrity wife’s dedication to mental health began when her daughter, Elizabeth, was diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Together, they founded the Peace of Mind Foundation, a group that helps people with OCD. Linda speaks up for OCD awareness as a national spokesperson for the International Obsessive Compulsive Foundation (IOCDF) and serves on their board.

Apart from her work with the Peace of Mind Foundation, Mclngvale sits on the boards of different organizations, like Parents of Adults with OCD, the Houston OCD Support Group, and the Boy Scouts of America. She’s gotten many awards for her mental health advocacy and is recognized globally for her efforts in the OCD field.

Further, McIngvale recently made a heartfelt donation to Olympic star Mary Lou Retton. Mary Lou is fighting a rare kind of pneumonia in the ICU, and a fundraiser was started to help with her medical bills. Linda and her husband gave $50,000 to support her, showing their care during this tough time.

To add more, the fundraiser for Retton has surpassed its goal of $50,000, hitting $379,000 and still rising. Linda and Jim’s generous donation played a big part in reaching this amount. Their support for Retton’s recovery shows how coming together and showing kindness can make a big difference.

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