Maggie Bustamante Bio: Birthday, Engagement Ring & Marriage

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Maggie Bustamante is an influencer and nurse but is best known as the wife of Zach Kornfeld, one of The Try Guys. 

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

For those who don’t know, Zach is a Los Angeles-based video producer, writer, and actor. 

As a matter of fact, he is one of the founding members of the YouTube channel, Try Guys. His epic comic timing and great sense of humor have made a strong impression on his viewers.

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

Also, she often posts her traveling pictures for her fans, who love to see her. Recently, Maggie posted photos of their marriage, which was held on February 11, 2023. 

Besides her thriving online career, she has worked as a registered nurse for over five years.

Maggie And Zach
Maggie And Zach (Source: Instagram)

She is setting an excellent example of balancing her professional career and personal simultaneously. Likewise, she is making the best use of the opportunities provided.

Bustamante is making her fans love her lifestyle while also 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 31 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)
Father’s Name Under-Review
Mother’s Name Magali Bustamante
Siblings Two Sisters
Height 5 feet 6 inches/1.7 m/170 cm
Weight 59 kg (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 (M. February 2023-Present)
Children None
Profession/ Job Social Media Influencer/ Registered Paediatric Nurse
Active Year Since 2015
Hobby  Traveling, Exercising, and Dancing
Net worth $1-$5 Million 
Social Media Instagram, Twitter 
Podcast You Can Sit With Us (The Try Wives)
Try Guys Merch  Audiobook
Last Update March 2024

Early Life, Family, & Education

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

At a young age, Bustamante immigrated to the 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 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 language. 

Maggie with her Dad
Maggie With Her Beloved Father (Source: Pinterest)

Bustamante became involved in various activities during her childhood days. She used to go to the beach with her family during weekends and also went hiking, camping, and cycling with her best friend, Samara Asrat.

The nurse sometimes visits her native place to meet her grandparents and relatives. Likewise, she proclaims that her ancestry roots are from Peru. 


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

Nevertheless, she has told her followers that she studied in an all-girls private Catholic school.

Bustamante enrolled at a private, liberal art 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 for the fact that she was usually active on social media.

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 lover. 

How Old is Maggie Bustamante? Age and Birthday Revealed

Maggie Bustamante is 31-years old as of March 2024.

Moreover, her birthday falls on November 5, which she celebrates with her friends and family. 

What’s more about her? Bustamante was born with the Scorpio zodiac sign. She will most likely 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 (1.7 m) tall and weighs around 59 kilograms (130 lbs).

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

She regularly exercises with her husband, Zach, in the gym. Also, she eats a healthy diet every day.

Maggie Bustamante’s Marriage 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.

Maggie and Zachhaveg had the same feeling as they built their relationship. The couple met at a bar while Zach was with fellow The Try Guys members.

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

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

Furthermore, Maggie posted a complete 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.

Maggie And Zach During Their Wedding
Maggie And Zach During Their Wedding (Source: Instagram)

On August 1, 2020, the duo went to the seashore, where Zach popped the question. Of course, Maggie accepted his proposal and said yes. 

Maggie announced that she and her longtime boyfriend are engaged on Instagram on September 1, 2020. 

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

Finally, the couple married on February 11, 2023, in a private outdoor ceremony. They looked blissful, and we wish nothing but happiness to the couple.

Diamond Ring

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

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.

Before Maggie was engaged to 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. They have just had their marriage ceremony, so they’ll probably wait a while before thinking of reproducing.

But, they possess an Australian Shepherd dog, Bowie, as their pet.

Maggie with Zach and Dog
Maggie Bustamante And 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, her Instagram bio description mentions herself as a dog mom. 


Maggie Bustamante has a lot of hobbies, but she prefers to say that traveling is her favorite.

Including that, she has 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 husband to enjoy various cuisines in Los Angeles, California. 

As an avid traveler, the 31-year-old has already traveled to many countries of the world. Up until now, she has traveled to Australia, Mexico, New Zealand, Thailand, and many more. 

Professional Career

Maggie Bustamante has accumulated an enormous fan following on Instagram. As an Instagram model, she regularly reminds spectators of her lifestyle and posts traveling content.

The social network has helped Maggie to engage more audiences and bring them on her journey. 

Due to her vibrant personality, she has a great scope in the media field, which has helped her endorse various cosmetic products.

In fact, she has already collaborated with Aritzia, Bailey Nelson, and One & Only Wolgan Valley.

Bustamante has expressed herself with the help of social media, and that body positivity improved her lifestyle.

Maggie as a Nurse on her Duty
Maggie 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 served as a frontline health worker during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

She also revealed that she got infected by the novel coronavirus during her service on Instagram.

At the time, Bustamante even donated her blood for antibody research.

Besides, she has also supported her husband, who suffered from intense back pain after being diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis.


Maggie started a weekly podcast, “You Can Sit with Us,” on July 6, 2020, along with her friends Ariel Fulmer and Becky Habersberger.

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

As of now, they have completed more than 130 episodes successfully.

Before that, she made several appearances in the podcast “The Try Wives” with Ariel and Becky. 

Net Worth & Salary

Maggie Bustamante has a staggering net worth of $2 million as of March 2024, which she shares with her husband. 

Her major source of income is an online business, podcast, and her career as a nurse. 

As a registered nurse, Maggie Bustamante’s salary is in 5 figures digits. Pediatric nurses based in L.A. earn an average annual salary of $77K to $98K.

Maggie also garners decent earnings through her Instagram handle. Currently, her estimated earnings per post range from $864.75 to $1,441.25.

On the other hand, Maggie’s husband makes a considerable income from his business and YouTube. 

According to Social Blade, the Try Guys’s YouTube channel generates around $30.8K to $493.3K annually. 

Social Media Presence

Maggie Bustamante is quite active on social media. She usually uses Instagram as her primary social media. 

She posts pictures with her husband, friends, and colleagues and shares travel diaries with her fans. 

Maggie with her fiance Zach
Maggie With Her Husband Zach (Source: Instagram)

Instagram: 343K Followers

Twitter: 11.8K Followers

Popularity Graph 

The online media star is quite famous and has been the subject of many searches on Google. 

Maggie Bustamante Search Graph 2023
Maggie Bustamante Search Graph 2023 (Source: Google Trend)

The graph illustrates the 12-month search trend of the influencer. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)

Is Maggie Bustamante married?

Yes, Maggie is married to Zach Kornfeld. They got engaged in August 2020, and married in February 2023.

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; both Maggie and Zach are focusing on their career before planning for a family.

Does Maggie Bustamante have any illness?

Maggie does not have any illness. However, her husband, Zach, is diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis, that comes from an autoimmune disease.

Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah
Sanjib Sah is an engineer and content writer passionate about sports and athletics. With a background in engineering and a love for all things active, Sanjib brings a unique perspective to the world of sports writing. Whether he is covering the latest trends in sports technology or sharing tips on improving your game, Sanjib's words are always rooted in a deep appreciation for players' hard work and dedication everywhere. In his free time, you can find him hitting the courts or hitting the trails, always looking for new ways to challenge himself and improve his skills.

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