Eve Schiff is the wife of Adam Bennett Schiff, a Democrat Lawyer and US Representative for California’s 28th congressional district. Schiff was born on the 12th of December, 1962 in Burbank, California.
Eve Schiff’s maiden name is Sanderson, but she does not use her maiden name. Her husband, Adam Schiff is 3 years older than her and was born on the 22nd June 1960 to Edward and Sherrill Ann in Framingham, Massachusetts. Sherrill Ann has passed on after a long battle with Alzheimer. Schiff’s mother, Marion Sanderson was an artist and passed away in the mid 90s.
Eve Schiff was raised a Catholic and attended Torrey Pines High School. She then proceeded to University of California in Santa Barbara where she graduated with a Literature and Sociology degree. She then became a tennis player and in fact met her husband in 1990 at a tennis court in Marina Del Rey. She still plays till today. According to Adam, his friend introduced him to Eve so that they could crack Adam and Eve jokes with themselves. The couple finally tied the knot on 19th February 1995 after dating for five years.
Three years later, Adam Schiff gave birth to Alexa Marion, their first child on the 12th July, 1998; while Elijah Harris Schiff, their 2nd child was born in July, 2002. Their family celebrates both Christian and Jewish holidays, as Adam Schiff is Jewish. However, the children are all raised in a Jewish way.
Alexa Marion studied at Winston Churchill High School and graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor’s Degree in English Language and Literature. She speaks English, French, and Spanish language.
The former tennis player, Eve Schiff, now works as a volunteer and has been at her husband’s side throughout his political career.