Who Is David Miscavige? Wiki, Age, Wife, Ethnicity, Net Worth, Height, Career

David Miscavige

David Miscavige is the American leader of the Church of Scientology, and he owns the Scientology and Dianetics trademarks and copyrights. He is RTC’s Chairman of the Board (Religious Technology Center). Miscavige began his career as a delegate to the church’s founder, L. Ron Hubbard. There are numerous allegations against him, but he has denied them all.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name:David Miscavige
Real Name/Full Name:David Miscavige
Age:64 years
Birth Date:30 April 1960
Birth Place:Bristol Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality:American, Italian
Height:1.6 m
Weight:70 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Shelly Miscavige (m. 1980)
Profession:The leader of the Church of Scientology net
Net Worth in 2024:$2 million last last

David Miscavige Biography

David Miscavige was born on April 30, 1960, in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, to Ron and Loretta Miscavige. He grew up in New Jersey’s Willingboro Township.

Miscavige suffered from allergies and asthma as a child. He used to be a football and baseball player. His family joined the Church of Scientology in 1971.

David Miscavige Age, Height, Weight

David Miscavige was born on April 30, 1960, and will be 64 years old as of  2024. His height is 1.6 meters and his weight is 70 kilograms.

David Miscavige
David Miscavige


David Miscavige began conducting auditing sessions in Scientology when he was 12 years old. He dropped out of school when he was 16 and joined the Sea Org. He used to deliver telexes, take photographs, maintain the grounds, and serve food there. Following that, he joined Commodore’s Messenger Organization.

In 1977, he was hired as the cameraman for L. Ron Hubbard’s Scientology training films. He went on to become the head of Commodore’s Messenger Organization two years later (CMO). By 1980, he had taken over as CMO after Hubbard had stopped attending the organization’s events.

He was then in charge of a variety of other services, including financial affairs. Miscavige founded the Religious Technology Center and Author Service Inc. in 1982. This also resulted in the establishment of the Church of Spiritual Technology. Following Hubbard’s death in 1986, he became the leader of the Scientology organization.

Miscavige is now the Chairman of the Religious Technology Center’s Board of Directors. He then built or remodeled churches in a variety of countries around the world. He was also instrumental in the formation of Flat Building, Scientology’s spiritual headquarters.

David Miscavige Achievements and Awards

Being the leader of the Church of Scientology is one of David Miscavige’s most notable career accomplishments. He has never received an award in his career. He is also the world’s youngest Scientology auditor. He was successful in establishing the Religious Technology Center and inaugurating the Super Power Building.

David Miscavige’s Net Worth in 2024

David Miscavige’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million as of February 2024. The Church of Scientology’s leader began his career at a young age and was also dubbed the “youngest Scientology auditor.” He was successful in establishing the Religious Technology Center and the Flat Building. Miscavige has made numerous efforts to expand Scientology and has established churches in numerous other countries throughout his career. However, his organization has not been recognized as a non-profit and has been accused of tax evasion.

David Miscavige is one of the world’s most well-known church leaders. Several allegations have been leveled against him, but he has denied the majority of them. Even though his family members have left Scientology, he remains the most popular person in the Church of Scientology.

David Miscavige’s Wife, Marriage

Michele Diane “Shelly” Miscavige is David Miscavige’s wife. His wife is also a Sea Org member. However, she has not been seen in public since August 2007, and it has been reported that she has filled several vacancies without her husband’s permission. David is close to Tom Cruise and served as best man at his wedding.

Miscavige enjoys skeet shooting and has a variety of other interests. In the Church of Scientology, he has been accused of numerous illegal practices. Many articles about him have appeared in the St. Petersburg Times. Despite the allegations, he has rarely spoken to the press about them.