Keith Raniere Wife: Who Was Keith Raniere married to?


Keith Raniere, an American business executive and founder of NXIVM, gained national attention after his organization was alleged to be an American multi-level marketing company based near Albany, New York, that recruited women for a sex cult operation.

Born on August 26, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York, he is a Virgo and holds American nationality. He completed high school in New York and later moved to Albany.

He claimed to have majored in maths, physics, biology, psychology, and philosophy, but an investigation found that he dropped out of high school at 16.

Keith’s parents are James Raniere and Vera Oschypko. His father was an advertising executive in New York from May 9, 1932, to April 10, 2020, while his mother taught dance from January 19, 1931, to December 13, 1978. Keith’s family moved from Brooklyn to Suffern, New York, when he was about five.

Keith Raniere founded NXIVM after serving time in prison for sex trafficking. Under the guise of multi-level marketing, the cult later engaged in sex trafficking, forced labor, and auctions.

Keith’s organization recruited celebrities and socialites for personal development seminars from 1998 to 2018.

Many female members have been accused of widespread sexual abuse, and in January 2018, they were arrested. The media portrays Keith as a cult leader.

Keith was convicted on June 19, 2019, among other charges, including sex trafficking of children, conspiracy, and forced labor.

In 2020, he was sentenced to 120 years in prison. In the 1980s, Keith joined Amway and worked for the New York State Parole.

In 1990, he founded Consumers’ Buyline Inc., shut down in 1993, and launched the “National Health Network”. In the mid-’90s, Keith and Nancy Salzman founded ESP, which has become NXIVM.

Keith Raniere was arrested in Mexico in March 2018 and indicted on various charges related to DOS, including sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy, and conspiracy to commit forced labor.

He pleaded not guilty in May 2018, and Nancy Salzman pleaded guilty to racketeering criminal conspiracy in March 2019.

Was Keith Raniere ever married?

Toni Natalie was in a relationship with Keith Raniere from 1992 to 1999, but filed a complaint in 2011 alleging racial abuse.

Keith then dated dissident Barbara Bouchey from 2000 to 2009 and Kristin Keeffe from 2007 to 2014.

They had a daughter named Gaelyn in 2007, and Keith has a son named Kemar with another partner.