Maggie Bustamante Bio: Birthday, & Engagement Ring

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Maggie Bustamante suddenly came to the hype after her relationship with renowned screenwriter and actor Zach Kornfeld got people’s attention.

For those who don’t know, Zach is a Los Angeles-based video producer and also an actor for Buzzfeed (part of the Buzzfeed comedy group The Try Guys.) 

As a matter of fact, he is one of the founding members of the American YouTube channel, Try Guys.

He has made a strong impression with his epic comic timing and great sense of humor on his viewers.

Zach’s fiancee, Maggie, is a social media influencer who shares a glimpse of her lavish lifestyle via Instagram.

Also, she often posts her traveling pictures with her fans, who love to see her. Only a few people know the fact that her primary profession is a pediatric nurse.

She has been working as a registered nurse for over five and a half years.

Maggie with her fiance Zach
Maggie with her fiance Zach

Maggie is setting a good example of balancing her professional career and personal life at the same time. Likewise, she is making the best use of the chances provided.

Bustamante is making her fans fall in love with her livelihood while serving as a nurse. If you love to know more amusing facts about her, stay tuned with us.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Maggie Bustamante
Date of Birth November 5, 1992
Age 30 years old
Place of Birth Peru
Gender Female
Nick Name Magsbustamante
Religion Christian
Nationality Peruvian
Ethnicity White
Horoscope Scorpio
Education Mount Saint Mary University – Bachelor in Nursing Science (BNS)
Current Partner Zach Kornfeld
Father’s Name Under-Review
Mother’s Name Magali Bustamante
Siblings Two Sisters
Height 5 feet 6 inches (170 centimeters)
Weight 59 kgs (130 lbs)
Body Mass Index (BMI) 21
Body Measurement Under-Review
Shoe number Under-Review
Hair Colour Dark Brown
Eye Colour Hazel  
Tattoo None
Marital Status Zach Kornfeld (Engaged since August 2020)
Children None
Profession/ Job Social Media Influencer/ Registered Paediatric Nurse
Active Year Since 2015
Hobbies Travelling, Exercising, and Dancing
Salary $74.1 Thousand
Net worth $180 Thousand (as of 2022)
Social Media Instagram – @magsbustamante

Twitter – @magsbustamante

Podcast You Can Sit With Us (The Try Wives)
Try Guys Merch  Apparel, Audiobook
Last Update January, 2023

Maggie Bustamante | Early Life, Family, and Education

Maggie Bustamante was born on November 5, 1992, in Peru, South America.

At a very young age, Bustamante immigrated to the United States with her family. She then settled down in Irvine, Southern California.

Talking about Maggie’s family background, her father is of Peruvian descent, and her mother, Magali Bustamante, hails from South American heritage.

As a middle child, Bustamante grew up with two sisters. Do you know? Maggie’s first-biological name is Margaret.

But, she changed it to Maggie when she became a social media influencer. The meaning of her name is “pearl” in French and Latin origin after deriving from Ancient Greek.

Maggie with her Dad
Maggie with her beloved father, Bustamante Sr.            (Source: Pinterest)

Bustamante became involved in various activities during her childhood days. She used to go to the beach with her family during weekends.

She also did hiking, camping, cycling with her best friend, Samara Asrat.

Maggie went to her native place of origin, Peru, to meet her grandparents and other relatives. Likewise, she proclaims that her ancestry roots are from Peru. 


Maggie completed her intermediate education from the Irvine, Southern California-based school.

Nevertheless, she told the viewers that she studied in an all-girls private Catholic school.

Bustamante enrolled at private, liberal arts, Catholic college, Mount Saint Mary University, in 2012.

Later, she graduated with a Bachelor in Nursing Science (BNS) in 2015. She also received a Nursing Spirit Award during the graduation ceremony.

Before Rising to Fame

Maggie shared her first Instagram post back in 2012. Her life before she rose to stardom is still unclear, except the fact that she was usually active on social media.

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Bustamante came to the limelight after she opened up about her relationship with Zach Kornfeld. Since then, she has been appearing in The Try Guys videos with her beau.

How Old is Maggie Bustamante? Age and Birthday Revealed

Maggie Bustamante is 30–years old as of 2022. Moreover, her birthday falls on the same day as National Thanksgiving day, which is on November 5.

What’s more to that? Bustamante is born with the Scorpio zodiac sign. She is most likely to get along with fellow water signs Cancer and Pisces.

Likewise, she is also compatible with Earth signs, Virgo, Taurus, and Capricorn. According to Bustamante’s horoscope symbol, she maintains a discreet and secretive character with mysterious vibes.

Also, her other personality traits include bravery, boldness, tenderness, creativity, and fierce commitment.

maggie bustamante
Maggie Bustamante stands 5 feet 6 inches tall.        (Source: Instagram)

Maggie stands 5 feet 6 inches (170 centimeters) tall. She also weighs around 59 kilograms (130 pounds or lbs).

After speculating the available data of the social media influencer’s height and weight, her body mass index (BMI) is estimated to be 21.

Bustamante maintains a curvaceous body figure with a remarkable appeal. She regularly exercises with her fiance, Zach, in the gym. Also, she eats a healthy diet every day.

Maggie Bustamnate Engagement with Zach Kornfield

In life, it feels like a precious moment when you spend the whole time smoothly with the one you love the most.

Likewise, Maggie and Zach are having the same feeling while finding peace in small things. The couple first met at a bar while Zach was with his fellow The Try Guys members.

Later, they interacted shortly after and then decided to go on a romantic date in 2016. They finally realized they are meant to be after knowing one another’s similarities.

The duo became romantically involved in two and half years. But, they made their relationship public in The Try Guys video, “My Secret Girlfriend” on December 12, 2018.

Furthermore, Maggie posted a full timeline of her relationship with the YouTuber.

Though when the couple’s love life was not public, Bustamante posted her first snap with her boyfriend on October 30, 2016, via Instagram.

Following four years of dating, Zach decided to give a surprising proposal to the love of his life, Maggie.

On August 1, 2020, the duo went to the seashore where Zach popped the question out. Of course, Maggie accepted his proposal by saying yes to him.

On September 1, 2020, Maggie announced that she and her longtime beau are now engaged via Instagram.

She further mentioned that the whole time she thought it was his birthday celebration until he proposed with the precious diamond ring.

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Diamond Ring

Maggie shared a snap of her 2-carat radiant diamond gold band on May 6, 2021, via Instagram.

In the Insta post’s caption, she wrote, “bring on the neon.” As per the reports, the price of the wedding ring ranges from $5k to $60k.

Prior to Maggie’s engagement with Zach, she dated a boy from her high school. But, they split up after finding incompatibilities in their relationship.

Does Maggie Bustamante have any Children with Zach Kornfield? 

Maggie Bustamante does not share any children with Zach Kornfield.

But, they possess an Australian Shepherd dog, Bowie as their pet. But, the YouTuber loves to call himself a Cat daddy.

Maggie with Zach and Dog
Maggie Bustamante and her fiance, Zach Kornfield having a good time with their pet dog, Bowie. (Source: Instagram)

In one of Maggie’s Instagram posts, she wrote that she and Zach have a son named Bowie. Similarly, she mentioned herself as a dog mom in her Instagram bio description.


Maggie Bustamante has a lot of hobbies to tell, but she prefers to say that traveling is her hobby. Likewise, she also mentioned that she is a music lover and fitness enthusiast.

The pediatric nurse is also fond of delicious delicacies. She often travels with her beau, Zach, to eat varieties of cuisines in Los Angeles, California. 

As an avid traveler, the 30-year-old has already traveled to different countries of the world. Up until now, she traveled to Australia, Mexico, New Zealand, Thailand, etc.

What does Maggie Bustamante do? Profession

Maggie Bustamante accumulates a huge fan following on Instagram. As an Instagram model, she regularly reminds her spectators of lifestyle and traveling content.

The Instagram officials helped Maggie to engage more audiences with her social media handles.

She has a great scope in the media field while endorsing various cosmetic products. She collaborated with Aritzia, Bailey Nelson, and One & Only Wolgan Valley.

Bustamante expressed herself with the help of social media so far. More to that, she realized the fact that body positivity improved her lifestyle.

Maggie as a Nurse on her Duty
Maggie Bustamente enjoys her profession as a pediatric registered nurse. (Source: Instagram)

It has been more than five years for Maggie since she became a pediatric nurse. She provides medical and health assistance to disabled children and elderly people.

Maggie helped as a frontline helper during the COVID-19 Pandemic!

Maggie Bustamante served as a frontline health worker during the current COVID-19 Pandemic.

She also revealed that she got infected by the novel coronavirus during her service on Instagram. But she is now totally fine.

Bustamante donated her blood for antibody research. Besides, she supported her fiance, who was suffering from intense back pain after diagnosing with ankylosing spondylitis.

Maggie always assisted Zach to get relief from pain. Fortunately, he won the battle against the inflammatory disease.


Maggie initially started a weekly podcast, You Can Sit with Us, on July 6, 2020, along with her fellow members, Ariel Fulmer and Becky Habersberger.

Likewise, Rachel Ann Cole is the executive producer of the podcast. Bustamante and fellow divas discussed their friendship, families, and other life events on the podcast.

As of now, they completed more than 26 episodes successfully.

Before that, Maggie has made several appearances in the podcast of The Try Wives with Ariel and Becky. She is currently starring in You Can Sit with Us since 2020.

How much is Maggie Bustamante’s Salary? Net Worth & Salary

As a registered nurse, Maggie Bustamante’s salary is in 5 figures digits. According to Zip Recruiter, pediatric nurses based in LA earn an annual average salary from $50.7 thousand to $70.3 thousand.

So, it could be equivalent to Maggie’s per annum income. Maggie also garners handsome earnings through her Instagram handle.

Currently, her estimated earnings per post range from $864.75 to $1,441.25. So, she has a decent net worth of $180 thousand.

On the other hand, Maggie’s fiance Zach boasts a whopping net worth of $2.1 million.

He earns $9.9k – $157.8k monthly and $118.4k – $1.9 million via his YouTube channel, The Try Guys. 

Social Media Presence:

Maggie Bustamante is quite active on social media. You can follow her via these links.

Instagram account: 287k followers

Twitter account: 10k followers

Some FAQs:

Is Maggie Bustamante engaged?

Yes, Maggie is engaged to Zach Kornfeld. They got engaged in August 2020, but the date of marriage is not yet disclosed.

How long have Maggie and Zach been dating?

Maggie and Zach have been dating since 2016. But their relationship became known to the public only in 2018. 

Is Maggie Bustamante a nurse?

Yes, Maggie is a registered nurse, as well as a health and wellness advocate.

Which college did Maggie Bustamante go to?

Maggie Bustamante went to Mount Saint Mary University and completed her degree in nursing.

Is Maggie Bustamante pregnant?

No, Maggie Bustamante is not pregnant. As of now, both Maggie and Zach are focusing on their career before making a family.

Does Maggie Bustamante have any illness?

Maggie does not have any illness. However, his boyfriend Zach is diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis, which is an inflammatory disease that comes from an autoimmune disease.

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