Kevin Franke

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Birth Name

Kevin Franke

Eye Color


Place Of Birth



43 years old

Birth Date

October 09, 1978

Star Sign


Kevin Franke Facts

Child Star?



Assistant Professor

Education & Qualifications

Utah State University

Net Worth

$2.5 million

Current Partner

Ruby Franke


Shari, Chad, Abby, Julie, Russell, Eve


Donald Franke


1.8m (5'8"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Horse

About Kevin W. Franke 

Kevin Franke hailed from the United States and was born on October 9, 1978.

Kevin Franke is the leader of the Franke family featured on the popular YouTube channel 8 Passengers. He pops up on the famous Instagram page and family vlog channel, 8 Passengers, which has acquiredmore than a million subscribers.

Kevin Franke also worked as a geotechnical engineering consultant for URS Corporation and was involved in several prestigious projects. Kevin created The Youtube channel in January 2015 out of his wife's desire. The couple promotes motherhood's beauty through family vlogs and shows how an active life with six children looks daily.

Kevin had a hands-off role on the channel due to his restless work as an assistant professor in Provo, Utah, United States. He worked as a professional geotechnical/earthquake engineering consultant for around seven years.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Kevin W. Franke's net worth?

Kevin Franke, the young engineer's net worth is $ 2.5 million as of 2022.

How much does Kevin W. Franke earn per year?

Kevin Franke earned fame and money through their YouTube channel and as a civil engineer. We do not know the exact information about his annual income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Kevin W. Franke?

Kevin Franke appeared to be tall in the videos and photos. His height is 5 ft 10 in (178 cm).

How old is Kevin W. Franke?

The age of Kevin Franke is 43 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Kevin Franke was raised in the United States. He is the son of Donald and son-in-law for Chad Griffiths and Jennifer Griffiths. Franke pursued a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil engineering from Utah State University Magna Cum Laude. Kevin and his family shifted to Seattle, Washington, United States. He also earned a master's degree from the University of Washington and a Ph.D. from Brigham Young University.

After receiving his Ph.D. in 2011, Kevin Franke began working as a geotechnical engineer for 'URS Corporation. On December 28, 2000, he married Ruby before their close family members and friends. The couple has six children. The children are Shari, Russell, Julie, Eve, Abby, and Chad.

Kevin Franke became prominently famous among fellow social media influencers and YouTubers. He is also popular on Instagram as he is often featured on his family's Instagram page, maintained by his wife. Kevin is the brother-in-law of Julie Deru, Beau Griffiths, Ellie Mecham, and Bonnie Hoellein.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Kevin W. Franke's partner?

Kevin Franke is married to Ruby Franke, who frequently appears on their family YouTube channel.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Kevin Franke was well-known as the founder of the YouTube channel 8 Passengers.

In 2006, Kevin Franke began his career as a geotechnical engineering consultant at Kleinfelder Inc. He was engaged in several prestigious projects, including the 'I-15 CORE' project in Utah County and the Kennecott Utah Copper project in Salt Lake County.

Kevin Franke worked with institutes like Geo-Engineering Earthquake Reconnaissance, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, American Society of Civil Engineers, The International Association of Foundation Drilling, and Structural Engineers Association of Utah state university.

What awards has Kevin W. Franke won?

From 2012 -2016, Kevin Franke was selected as a second US-PRC Researchers Forum in the United States as the Earthquake Engineering Delegate. In 2011 - 2012, he received the EERI/FEMA Graduate Fellow from the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

In 2015, he received the Outstanding Faculty Award from Fulton College of Engineering. In 2016, he was honored Education Award by Fulton College of Engineering. In 2019, he won Young Scholar Award from Brigham Young University.

Kevin W. Franke's Hobbies And Interests

Kevin Franke was fond of playing football. In his early life, he was a football player.

Other Interesting Kevin W. Franke Facts And Trivia

  • Kevin Franke instructs geotechnical engineering and civil engineering science degree undergraduate and graduate students.
  • He not only teaches but also concentrates on developing new performance-based design applications.
  • He's even working on remotely-controlled aerial vehicle applications that could be used in civil engineering.
  • Kevin Franke's Lucky Number is 8, Lucky Stone is Peridot, and the lucky color is blue.
  • Kevin Franke, who was born in October, has blue eyes.
  • The Youtuber's country is the United States, and his nationality is American.
  • Kevin Franke was born in October, so his birth sign is Libra.
  • The young age environmental engineer resides in Springville, Utah, United States, as of 2022.
  • Kevin Franke teaches at Brigham Young University.

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