Todd Palin was born on September 6, 1964 in Alaska. He is the husband of former Alaskan governor and McCain's vice-presidential nominee in 2008, Sarah Palin. He graduated from Wasilla High School in 1982 and worked as a commercial fisherman and in the oil production field.
He's a four-time winner of the Iron Dog, the world's longest, toughest snowmobile race that stretches over 2,000 miles from the Mat-Su Valley to Nome to Fairbanks in Alaska.
Palin was the First Gentleman, also referred to as the "First Dude" of Alaska from 2006 to 2009. While in this position, he focused on vocational job opportunities for workers in Alaska.
He also holds his Private Pilot Certificate and owns a Cessna 185 float plane.
He appeared on the TLC show, "Sarah Palin's Alaska," with the rest of his family, in which he assisted with logistics and production. Todd was a contestant on NBC's reality show "Stars Earn Stripes," where celebrities contend with one another while executing military challenges that are inspired by real exercises.