Alec Thompson (Bachelorette) Bio, Age, Height, Family, Ex-wife, Education, Job, Michelle Young, Net worth

Alec Thompson Biography

Alec Thompson is a civil engineer and a television reality star known for appearing in ABC’s dating reality series Bachelorette season 18 starring  Michelle Young. He works as a project engineer at Palmetto Railways, a company based in Charleston. Alec is also a model and is signed to Select Model Management according to his Instagram bio.

Alec Thompson Age and Birthday

Thompson is 29 years old as of 2020. He was born on September 14, 1991. He celebrates his birthday on the 14th of September every year.

Alec Thompson Height

Thompson is a very tall guy. He stands at a height measurement of around 6 feet and 4 inches.

Alec Thompson

Alec Thompson

Alec Thompson Family | Parents

Thompson is born to his parents Amy Brunner Thompson(mother) and father whose identity he has not revealed. He was raised in Virginia, the United States by his parents. The Bachelorette season 18 contestant has a sister named Peyton Noël Thompson.

Alec Thompson Education

Thompson went to Brookville High School and upon graduation, he joined Virginia Military Institute from 2010 to 2014, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering. While in college, he played football as a wide receiver.

Alec Thompson Job

Thompson is a civil engineer by profession. According to his LinkedIn profile, he works at Palmetto Railways, a company based in Charleston. The Bachelorette contestant joined Palmetto in March 20216. Prior to his job as a project engineer at Palmetto Railways, Alec worked for Norfolk Southern Corporation as a supervisor of welding.

Alec Thompson Dating | Ex-wife

Thompson was single as of July 2021. The Bachelorette contestant was however married before according to his ABC Bachelorette profile. Details of his ex-wife are under review.

Alec ThompsonBachelorette | Michelle Young

Thompson is one of the contestants of ABC’s reality dating show, Bachelorette (season 18) starring Michelle Young. Michelle Young is an elementary school teacher who was born in St. Louis Park, Minnesota. She is 28 years old as of October 2021.  Young was a contestant of Bachelor season 25 which starred Matt James. She finished as a runner-up.

The engineer is looking for a partner who will appreciate how much his career means to him and also one who wants to be sentimental and will bring out the fun side of him.

Bachelorette Season 18 Contestants

Other contestants of ABC’s reality series Bachelorette season 18 include:

  • Nayte Olukoya
  • Peter Izzo
  • Joe Coleman
  • Chris Gallant
  • Jamie Skaar
  • Martin Gelbspa
  • Chris Sutton
  • Jack Rusell
  • Daniel Tully
  • Pardeep Singh
  • PJ Henderson
  • Mollique Johnson
  • Olumide “Olu” Onajide
  • JoMarri Gable
  • Garret Aida
  • Edward Naranjo
  • Brandon Jones
  • Brandon Kieffer
  • Bryan Witzmann

 Alec Thompson Net worth

Thompson has an estimated net worth of around $1 million. He earns an average annual salary of $75,000 to $108k. He has accumulated his fortune through his career as an engineer and as a model.


Alec is active on Instagram. His Instagram handle is @alec_barrett_thompson. He had over 3400 followers as of October 2021.