The Handmaid’s Tale star Sydney Sweeney has found herself amid yet another controversy lately. After throwing a surprise hoedown-themed party for her mom’s 60th birthday on 27 August 2022, the Emmy Award nominee actress faced online criticism as a photo that she shared online showed one relative wearing a “Blue Lives Matter” T-shirt. Following this Sydney came up with her statement on Twitter. She generally told people that it was too much that an innocent celebration for her mom’s milestone celebration was turned into an absurd political statement. Having said that let us now tell you more not only about Sydney’s mom but also about her dad. Keep reading to learn about her parents.
Who Are Sydney Sweeney Parents?
Sydney Sweeney was born on 12 September 1997, in Spokane, Washington, to Lisa Sweeney and Steven Sweeney.
Fast forward to today, while Sydney’s gearing up for the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards, where she received two first-time nominations for season 2 of Euphoria and for the anthology series or movie for White Lotus, here is a tell-all about the folks who gave birth to her.
Meet Sydney Sweeney’s Father, Steven Sweeney
Sydney Sweeney’s father Steven Sweeney is very supportive of her. Often his social media sharing is about Sydney being on set, at work, or leaving for work.
As for his own parents, they are Kenneth B Sweeney and Sherry L Sweeney. Kenneth turned 80 in December 2021 and Sherry reached the age of 76 in April 2022. The folks were likely inhabiting Edgewood, Washington, and were married as of the time of this writing. And that makes them married as of 5 October 1963.
Steven Sweeney Age
Born in October 1969, Steven Sweeney reached the age of 52 in 2021.
Steven Sweeney Job
As per LinkedIn and as of 2022, Steven Sweeney had been working as a director of Membership at the Washington Hospitality Association, a job since 2015.
Likewise, he also continued to work as a vaccine account manager at MedImmune. This one, he had been at since May 2004.
Long before all this, Steven graduated from Gonzaga University with a BS in Biology (1988 – 1992).
Is Steven Sweeney On Instagram?
Yes. Steven Sweeney could be found on Instagram @stsween where there were 53 posts and 214 followers as of 30 August 2022.
Steven also had a Facebook account but did not seem to have much action on it.
Meet Sydney Sweeney’s Mother, Lisa Sweeney
Other than kids and husband, Sydney Sweeney’s mother Lisa Sweeney has a sister named Jolene Ferguson and several nieces as her family/relatives.
She was born to Sherry Haislet who back in the day went to Holy Names Academy. A Spirit Lake, Idaho native the matriarch continued inhabiting here as of 2022.
Lisa Sweeney Age
Ageless-looking Lisa Sweetney apparently celebrated her 60th birthday on 22 August 2022. Sydney had later taken to share the glimpses from the day on her IG. And one could see that the party included line dancing and a mechanical bull, as well as jean jacket embroidery, hatchet throwing, archery, and a live band.
Lisa Sweeney Job
Lisa Sweetney has had a career as an attorney around Spokane, Washington for a good while now.
As of today, she had already spent more than 21 years as an attorney at her very own Lisa A. Sweeney, P.S.
Also formerly, Lisa worked as the director of U.S. Operations and Business Development at Endoca from February 2014 through September 2018. And from January 1992 through August 1998, she represented the employment security department, department of Licensing, labor & industries, and consumer protection at the Washington State Office of the Attorney General.
As for education, she also went to Gonzaga University like Stephen. But, she went to their School of Law and acquired her Juris Doctor (J.D.).
Is Lisa Sweeney On Instagram?
Lisa Sweeney could be found on Instagram at @lisamuddsweeney. But, she had not yet posted anything to show her 776 followers as of 30 August 2022.
Lisa however seemed more in action on her ‘Lisa Mudd Sweeney’ Facebook.
Are Sydney Sweeney Parents Republicans, Conservative, MAGA?
Following her mom’s 60th birthday controversy, Sydney Sweeney came to her defense that despite her dad voting for Trump twice she still loves him.
Then she made her point that one’s family thinking one way does not mean one will also have to think the same.
Other than the political affiliation, Sydney has also briefly mentioned coming from a religious family.
Are Sydney Sweeney’s Parents Still Married?
Sydney Sweeney’s parents are believed to be no longer married. Details however were not revealed yet.
Where Do Sydney Sweeney Parents Reside?
Sydney Sweeney was raised in northwestern Idaho in the state’s Panhandle region along the Washington border, at a rural lakeside home that her family has inhabited for five generations. Although lately (as of 2022), Sydney’s mother was inhabiting Spokane in Washington.
How Many Kids Do Sydney Sweeney Parents Have?
Sydney Sweeney’s parents have one more kid and it’s her brother Trent Sweeney who graduated from high school in July 2018. Following graduation, he completed training with the United States Air Force in 2020. From the time, Trent shared a photo of himself receiving an Air Force certification on Instagram @trent_sweeneyy. On the internet, Trent also shared content related to dogs and memes. Other than IG, Trent also seemed to have action on Facebook and Twitch.
Also, Trent is younger than Sydney as he was born in 2000.