Mike Rinder, the full name Michael John Rinder, was born in 1955, in Adelaide, and he is an Australian activist and former Scientologist. He is based in the United States now. Mike was very active in the Church organization, in the position named senior executive of Scientology International (CSI), and the Sea Organization.
For 25 years, he was the part of the Board of Directors of CSI, and Executive Director of its Office of Special Affairs. Rinder was working on the corporate, legal and public relations of the Church. All his work was at the international level. He left the Church in 2007 because he cannot handle the authoritarian nature of senior management with David Miscavige on the head. After leaving the Church he becomes an independent Scientologist. If you want to find out more details about Mike Rinder’s net worth, biography, career, and personal life just scroll down and read all about it.
In one interview for Rolling Stone, he explained what was he doing for the Church for 25 years. ”If the Church decided someone was an enemy and needed to be silenced or destroyed, it was my job and I did it… Everything from following them 24 hours a day to having people camped outside their door, to being vilified on the Internet, to following them wherever they traveled, I was the guy…”.
After leaving the Church he wanted to speak to his wife and get his possessions, but his wish has not honored. He just got a FedEx package with a check for $5,000. Rinder divorced with his first wife, Cathy, after 35 years of marriage. They have two adult children, but he is not in touch with them. The name of his second wife is Christie King Collbran, and they are married since 2013. They have a son. At the moment they lived in Palm Harbor, Florida.
The public paid attention to him in 2010, when he spoke in BBC series The Secrets of Scientology where he spoke and explained his activities in Church, how he lost his family. He even confirmed that there is an audio recording of Tom Cruise secrets, which are secretly recorded. In 2015 he was part of the HBO documentary called Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief. The premiere of this documentary movie was at the Sundance Film Festival.
He was born on 5 April so his zodiac sign is Aries, and Tuesday is his lucky day, and for the Aries people, lucky numbers are 1, 10, 19, 28, 37, 46, 55, 64, 73, and 82. His opposite sign is Libra, and the ruling element is Fire. His ruling body is Mars, and the lucky color for him is red. Mike’s motto is I am, I do! Fun fact about Mike Rinder is that he is ranked on the list of 903 popular Television Presenter now.
Mike Rinder Net Worth
According to various resources, Mike Rinder’s net worth is $32 Million, and he is at the age of 64 now. His earnings are projected to be even higher in 2020, about $33 Million. The most of his money he earns as being a professional Television Presenter, and from his former job as a senior executive of Scientology International (CSI), and the Sea Organization.