Brooks Koepka is one of the best professional golfers in the world. His talent for golf has brought him a lot, including his wife, Jena Sims. Koepka has won two U.S. Open Championships and three PGA Championships. While he has been successful on the golf course and is now a part of LIV Golf, the same can be said about his love life. For this piece, let’s get to know more about Brooks Koepka’s wife Jena Sims. 

Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims' relationship

Brooks Koepka, Jena Sims

Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims reportedly met each other in 2015 at the Masters. Around this time, Sims confessed that they were just friends. However, two years later, the couple went public in the U.S. Open, where Koepka won his first major.

Although this is usually a special event, the announcement caused a stir when announcer Joe Buck mistook Sims for Koepka’s ex-girlfriend, Becky Edwards. Fortunately, the couple escaped to Las Vegas to celebrate Koepka’s victory. Furthermore, Sims also admitted that Buck’s mishap wasn’t worth making an issue of. Since then, the couple has been going strong. 

On March 3, 2021, Koepka and Sims got engaged. Afterwards, the couple celebrated their six-month engagement and five-year dating anniversary. It was on June 4, 2022, where they finally shared their vows. After at least five years of dating, the couple got married in Turks and Caicos, which Koepka considers to be the best day of his life

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It was quite a first year for the newlyweds. It began with Koepka signing with LIV Golf and then the PGA Tour subsequently suspending him. The year culminated with Sims becoming pregnant, Koepka winning the PGA Championship and the PGA Tour and LIV Golf merging together, which likely would allow Koepka to return to the PGA Tour.

In May 2023, Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims announced that she was expecting. They made the announcement on Instagram on Koepka's 33rd birthday. They'll have plenty of room for an expanding family inside their $2.5 million mansion in Jupiter, Fla.

Jena Sims' early life

Jena Sims was born on December 30, 1988, in Winder, Ga. She studied at Winder-Barrow High School. As a teenager, Sims had already participated in pageantry. In fact, she has won several distinctions, including Miss Georgia Junior National Teenager, Miss Junior National Teenager, and Miss Georgia Teen USA. 

After graduating high school, Sims attended Belmont University and took up International Business. However, she left in order to pursue acting in Hollywood. Sims made her acting debut when she appeared in one episode of the TV series True Jackson, VP in 2010. During that year, she also made appearances in other series such as CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Leverage, The Vampire Diaries, Entourage, and Dexter. A year later, Sims was also cast in One Tree Hill and Volcano: The Series. 

In 2012, Sims made her big screen debut by starring in the film, Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader. About a year later, Sims inked a deal with talent management, 6 Star Ventures. Since then, she has continued to appear in several more films including Last Vegas, Best Night Ever, Kill the Messenger, American Beach House, The Last Movie Star, Fury of the Fist and the Golden Fleece, Tales of Frankenstein, Beneath the Leaves, and Underground – Who & Why? Perhaps, one of Sims' most popular roles was in the Sharknado movie franchise where she portrayed NATO Delegate Lee. Sims portrayed the character in 2015 and reprised the role two years later in the franchise’s fifth installment. 

Jena Sims' business and charitable ventures

Apart from earning various acting roles, Sims is also a model and businesswoman. She has appeared in over 20 commercials and print campaigns. Sims has worked with brands such as Rooms-to-Go, Harris Teeter, All for Color, and Zappos. Furthermore, she also serves as the spokesperson for the women’s apparel company, Grits, Inc. Aside from these, Sims is also one of the owners and works as the marketing manager of Beach Blanket House. Beach Blanket House is a vacation rental home in the Bahamas. 

While Sims has carved out a career in entertainment, she has also been actively involved in the fight against cancer. Sims is the head of the nonprofit organization called Pageant of Hope. The group organizes beauty pageant shows for children with cancer and other disadvantages. On top of that, Sims also oversees HBBQs, Inc. Has Been Beauty Queens, Inc. is also a nonprofit organization that helps children who are facing serious illness. Furthermore, she also raised $80,000 to help fund the American Cancer Society. 

Brooks Koepka and Jena Sims' public life

Brooks Koepka, Jena Sims, PGA Championship

As a professional golfer, Koepka is a busy man who goes on tours. However, Sims has been supportive all throughout. Since going public, the couple has been seen together in public spaces, including the 2017 ESPY Awards, Super Bowl Ads, Sports Illustrated launch party, NBA games, and many more. In fact, Sims has also been spotted supporting Koepka at various tournaments. 

Since the wedding, Sims continues to give her full support to her husband. In fact, she took it to social media to celebrate Koepka's first LIV victory after ruling the LIV Golf Invitational Jeddah in October 2022. Ten days later, Sims also made an appearance at the LIV Golf Miami Tournament’s welcome party

On November 1, 2022, Sims made waves in the golfing landscape after posting on Instagram Stories that involved her husband. Sims asked the question, “Have we reached that point in marriage where we start to look alike?” If anything, the couple is showing signs that their early stages of marriage have been smooth sailing. 

Nonetheless, this is all the information we have on Brook Koepka’s wife Jena Sims.