Jana Rae Kramer (born December 2, 1983) is a country music singer and actress from the United States. She is best recognized for her performance in the television series One Tree Hill as Alex Dupre.
Kramer began her musical career in 2012 and has two albums to her credit: Jana Kramer (2012) and Thirty One (2013). (2015). The albums yielded seven charted singles, including the top 10 hits “Why Ya Wanna” and “I Got the Boy” on Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay.
She was a contestant on season 23 of Dancing with the Stars and placed fourth. Kramer was born in Rochester Hills, Michigan, to German immigrants Nora and Martin Kramer.
Kramer was a Rochester Adams High School student. She can communicate in German. Steve, her older brother, is a sergeant with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department.
Who are the kids of Jana Kramer?
Kramer and Caussin have two children together, 5-year-old daughter Jolie Rae, and 2-year-old Jace Joseph.
Jana Kramer’s Relationship Timeline
In 2004, Kramer married Michael Gambino.
 They divorced a few months later, when Kramer suffered serious domestic abuse, which resulted to Gambino’s attempted murder conviction in 2005.
Kramer married actor Johnathon Schaech on December 22, 2009, after meeting him on the set of Prom Night. They tied the knot in Michigan on July 4, 2010. A month later, the couple divorced. In June 2011, their divorce was finalized.
In June 2012, Kramer met country music musician Brantley Gilbert at the CMT Music Awards.
They later began dating and were engaged on his 28th birthday, January 20, 2013, but their romance ended in August 2013.
Kramer began dating Washington Redskins tight end Mike Caussin, whom she met on Twitter, in August 2014.
But, just weeks later, she disclosed on social media and during a show that they had broken up because he had cheated on her.
She openly forgiven him shortly after that, and they reconciled. Kramer opened up about her broken relationship with Gilbert for the first time during CMA week in November 2014, claiming she was in an unhealthy place and had chosen toxic relationships as a result. She talked about her relationship with Caussin, claiming she was in a good position and had a good relationship with him. Kramer and Caussin got engaged on her 31st birthday in December 2014 and married on May 22, 2015.
The couple announced they were expecting their first child, a daughter, on August 10, 2015.
On January 31, 2016, Kramer and Caussin welcomed their first child, Jolie Rae Caussin.
Kramer and Caussin had split up in August 2016, in the midst of Caussin’s admission to rehab for undisclosed reasons.
They reconciled the next year, and in December 2017, they reaffirmed their wedding vows.
In April 2018, Kramer and Caussin opened up about his sex addiction, saying that it was a contributing factor to his infidelity.
Kramer announced she was expecting her second child, a boy, in July of that year.
On November 29, 2018, Kramer gave birth to their baby, Jace Joseph Caussin.
Kramer filed for divorce from Caussin on April 20, 2021, claiming “inappropriate marital conduct, irreconcilable differences, and adultery.” A temporary restraining order was issued by a Williamson County, Tennessee court two days after the couple split up.
Kramer and Caussin signed a custody and child support agreement on May 20, 2021, according to reports. Kramer was given primary custody of Jolie and Jace, according to the paperwork. Caussin will have the children for the remaining 125 days of the year, while she will have them for 240 days. Kramer must also pay Caussin $3,200 in child support each month. On July 22, 2021, the divorce was finalized.
Kramer dated former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler from September to October 2021.
Kramer confirmed her romance with fitness trainer and Navy veteran Ian Schinelli on Instagram on January 11, 2022.
The two had been dating since late 2021, according to reports.
On April 22nd, Kramer confirmed that she is no longer with Ian Schinelli.