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Alex Food Babies Wife: Baseball YouTuber Age and Net Worth 2022

Alexandria Herring on Food Babies. ( Source : youtube )

Alex, a famous Youtuber, appears as a Food Babies on the popular Youtube channel, The Try Guys. Get to know her in the sections below.

Alex and her friends try different dishes on The Try Guys and rate them accordingly. In one of her favorite videos, she and her crew tried different foods at Taco Bell. However, they mainly try out the American-Asian menu and challenge each other to eat the spicy dishes. 

Besides being the face of The Try Guys and Food Babies, Alex is the Associate Producer at 2nd Try LLC- a comedy group known for trying a wide range of experiences.

Alex has years of experience working on the production line. However, very few are aware that she worked as an Office Production Assistant for the famous DNA Inc and worked on the rock band Nickelback musical project. Also, she worked as a coordinator on the film, Monolith.

With her show's rising popularity, fans of Alex are eager to know more about her, including her age, love life, family, and net worth.

Quick Facts On Alex From Food Babies

Real NameAlexandria Herring
Age30-35
EthnicityAsian-American
EducationBA in Communications from the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.
BoyfriendWill Thayer III

Food Babies: Who Is Alex?

Alex is one-half of The Try Guy's food-tasting duos, The Food Babies. Her real name is Alexandria Herring.

Herring graduated from the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo in 2014. She studied communications and anthropology during her college days.

As of 2022, Alex has established herself as a successful Youtuber and content creator. In addition, she has gained years of experience working on music videos, commercials, and a Try Guys video.

Professional Career

The Youtuber started her journey as a Sales Associate in the year 2010. She worked for companies like Gilly Hicks and Abercrombie & Fitch. In 2013, she joined the Entertainment Delivery Group and gained experience as an office assistant.

Her journey in production began at the Partizan, which paved her way to join companies like O Positive Films and Pretty Bird. She has also worked as a personal assistant to American music video director Kevin Bray.

Alex(right) trying Japanese Street food in a Try Guys episode featuring the Food Babies.
Alex(right) trying Japanese Street food in a Try Guys episode featuring the Food Babies. ( Source : youtube )

In June 2014, she joined DNA inc as an Office Production Assistant, where she worked on many famous musical projects of the Canadian rock band, The Nickelback.

According to her LinkedIn profile, she has also assisted in Jamie Foxx ft. Chris Brown - "You Changed Me," Little Mix - "Black Magic," Dallas Smith - "Lifted," Elliphant - "Never Been in Love," Fifth Harmony - "All I Want for Christmas, and many more. Additionally, between 2015 to 2018, she was involved with Lock & Valentine LLC and BuzzFeed.

She collaborated for the first time on a series of videos The Try Guys produced to promote the movie The Shallows while Buzzfeed still employed her. All the films were filmed in Florida, making it her first trip to work.

Joining the 2nd Try LLC (The Try Guys)

Alex eventually joined the 2nd Try LLC, a Los Angeles-based video production firm. She has served as the company's associate producer ever since.

Alex drinking wine at the Pali Wine, Santa Barbara.
Alex drinking wine at the Pali Wine, Santa Barbara. ( Source : instagram )

These days, she regularly collaborates with fellow producers Rachel Cole and Nick Rufca because numerous videos are being produced simultaneously. Along with office administration responsibilities, Herring also lends a hand on more extensive branded video and vacation projects.

Alex has helped produce several instructive web series, including "Eat the Menu," "The Try Guys: DUI Series," "Without a Recipe," etc. She was also part of the Behind the Try: A Try Guys Documentary released in 2020.

Appearing On Food Babies Episodes

Alexandria Herring gained attention in the Food Babies episodes, where she works as a senior associate producer. She appears alongside her team's senior editor, YB Chang. 

In the program, Alex and YB eat a substantial amount of varieties of food, usually during speed and followed up by endurance rounds.

Alex and her Try Guys crew trying out $2000 of Gourmet Seafood.
Alex and her Try Guys crew trying out $2000 of Gourmet Seafood. ( Source : youtube )

According to Alex and YB, the series started as a fun mukbang between two friends, eventually becoming an exciting series. For example, they ate chicken nuggets in their first video, which received 3 million views on its first weekend. Similarly, the Food Babies video trying 300 sushi has amassed 8.6 million views at the time of writing. 

Under Herring and her friend's management, the Try Guys channel had earned a Webby Award nomination some years ago.

How Old Is Alex From Food Babies? Her Age

Alex, one of the Food Babies, is currently in her early thirties. She is an Asian American and currently resides in Los Angeles, California.

Alex and YB Chang are the Food Babies duo.
Alex and YB Chang are the Food Babies duo. ( Source : 9gag )

On her youtube videos, Alex appears taller than her friends. She stands at an average height of around 5 feet 6 inches.

Alex and her friend, YB Chang, are of the same age group. Currently, her Food Babies partner, Chang, is 28 years old.

Alex Has Embraced Her Mixed Roots- Her Parents & Ethnicity

In one of the Chicken nugget episodes in The Try Guys, Alex stated that she and her friend YB are half Koreans.

She is Korean on her mother's side, Irish, German, Dutch, and some Native American on her father's side. Nevertheless, being raised in Los Angeles, she was exposed to multiple cultures and communities.

As quoted on the Mixed Asian Media site, Alex has said: "I did not look like my friends, and I also didn't fully look like Asian friends. So I felt like I wasn't Asian enough for my Asian friends, in that sense."

Alex with her sister, Simone, and singer Enrique Iglesias.
Alex with her sister, Simone, and singer Enrique Iglesias. ( Source : instagram )

Herring might have easily been chosen from a wide range of professions, including singer, actor, dancer, and even astronaut at one point. But in general, she wanted to be a writer, particularly in the journalistic industry.

When choosing a college major, Herring discovered that journalism was too specialized for her to pursue. Therefore, she focused on communication and anthropology, keeping it slightly more general.

Alex wanted to join a college in New York. However, things got different after her parents got divorced. The beautiful Youtuber also has a sister named Simone Herring.

Food Babies' Alex Is Engaged To Her UH Boyfriend

Alex is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Will Thayer III. She met him at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.

By profession, Alex's fiance works as a manager at Paramount Television. His LinkedIn says he previously worked as a coordinator for the CBS Television Studios and graduated with a Business Administration degree in 2014.

Alex is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Will.
Alex is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Will. ( Source : instagram )

Will Thayer also has a private profile on Instagram under the handlename @wht3. He has a total of 936 followers.

Alex and her partner, Will, very often travel together. However, they mostly love to spend their time at Tunnels Beach.

Meet Alex On Instagram

Food babies' Alex appears on Instagram with the handlename @aaherring. She has gained notoriety for her beautiful looks and a bright smile on her social media handle. As a result, the Youtuber has amassed 48.5 thousand followers on the Instagram platform.

Alex dreams of becoming a travel producer someday, regardless of whether she is on the screen.

As quoted on Mixed Asian Media, Alex has said: "I love planning travel videos.I love going to different countries and meeting new people and finding new experts for all the little things we do."

Herring also wants to see more ladies working in her field and from various countries and backgrounds. She believes that by including more women, those who are aspiring will be more likely to feel inspired.

Her Net Worth In 2022

Food Babies' Alex has an estimated net worth of around USD 500,000. In addition, she has more than 10 years of experience in the production line. 

Alex trying out USD 25,000 wedding dress for the first time.
Alex trying out USD 25,000 wedding dress for the first time. ( Source : youtube )

According to Glassdoor, an experienced LA-based Associate Producer like Alex earns a salary of $66,680 per year. In addition, she makes good cash from Youtube and writing.

Some FAQs

What is Food Babies' Alex's Real Name?

Food Babies' Alex's real name is Alexandria Herring. She is one half of the Food Babies duo, along with YB Chang.

What is Food Babies' Alex's Age?

Food Babies' Alex is in her late thirties, just like her freind, YB Chang, 28.

What is Alex's on Food Babies Ethnicity?

Alex is an Asian-American, belonging to mixed ethnicity race. She is half Korean from her mother's side, and half European from her dad's side.

What does Alex do in Food Babies?

Alex and her friend, YB, try out different kinds of food, and performs many challenges.