Who is Gabi Dugal? All About Scotty McCreery’s Wife


Gabi Dugal is a pediatric nurse known as the wife of the American country singer Scotty McCreery (aka Scott Cooke McCreery). Her husband, Scotty, is best known as the winner of the tenth season of American Idol, held on May 25, 2011.

From 2022, Gabi will be married to her now-husband for 4 years and soon the nurse will also become a mother. Speaking of her relationship with Scotty, it wasn’t short-lived. Just in case, in case you didn’t know, the now-couple had known each other since their infancy. If so, when did they start dating?

Today, this article aims to explore Gabi Dugal’s interesting love story alongside her marriage to her longtime partner McCreery, her pregnancy news, her job as a nurse, and more. Read the full article.

Gabi Dugal is originally from North Carolina: what is her age?

Scotty McCreery’s wife, Gabi (pronounced: guh-BEE) was born on April 9, 1994 in the Wake County of Garner, North Carolina, United States. As of 2022, she is 28 years old and has a birth sign, Aries. Dugal grew up in her hometown along with her parents and an older sister named Paige Dugal Arve.

Gabi Dugal is now 28 years old
Gabi Dugal with her older sister in her early days. Source: Her Instagram

Likewise, in terms of education, she attended Garner High School. For further study, Gabi enrolled at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received a nursing degree in 2016.

Besides, Gabi belongs to white ethnic background and is American by nationality.

What does Gabi Dugal do for a living? Her job as a nurse

As mentioned before, Gabi studied nursing and graduated in the year 2016. Right after her graduation, she started working at Duke Hospital. After being recruited into the Duke, Gabi Dugal posted a celebratory message to her Insta account on March 8, 2016 by subtitles,

Today was a great day!! I have officially accepted a job to become a nurse on the Pediatric Cardiac ICU unit at Duke Hospital! Getting the best of both worlds with the two things I love most in one: living my passion for children and being a nurse!

Since then, Dugal has been doing her nursing work at Duke and according to her Facebook info, she is currently in the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at Duke Children’s Hospital.

Gabi Dugal is a nurse
Gabi Dugal in her nurse outfit with her family. Source: Her Instagram

Likewise, she also has work experience in a non-profit organization called Poole Family YMCA, based in Garner, North Carolina.

Dugal has also appeared in music video

The wife of a singer, Dugal, a pediatric nurse has also had a handful of appearances for her husband McCreery’s music videos, such as “The problem with girls”, “feel it” and “Five More minutes“.

She was also featured in the music video titled ‘This is it’ which gives a glimpse of her marriage to McCreery in a documentary style. As for the music video, her partner said,

“They did a great job capturing all the emotions,” I hope fans see how much fun a wedding was. There are times when you see me very emotional, and Gabi smiles and shows all her 32 teeth.”

Gabi Dugal is married to her husband Scotty McCreery: details about their marriage

On June 16, 2018, North Carolina native Gabi tied the knot with American Idol winner Scotty McCreery. Their wedding was held at Twickenham House & Hall on Blue Ridge Parkway in the North Carolina Mountains. Gabi and her husband McCreery shared their vows in front of more than 200 people and their wedding was solemnized in the presence of Scotty’s youth pastor.

Gabi Dugal has been married for 4 years
Gabi Dugal during her wedding ceremony. Source: Her Instagram

Furthermore, their wedding venue was decorated with a black, white and gold color scheme. As for the location, Gabi told: People,

“I kept it very classic, “I went with green and white flowers, some lanterns and candle votives [for a] rustic look. We fell in love with the mountains in summer [when Scotty proposed]and our [venue] is like a castle in the woods.”

Both the bride and groom wore Morilee Madeline Gardner’s wedding dress, and the ceremony took place over 3 days, beginning Thursday, when their loved ones gathered for a Cajun-esque shrimp cooking party. The next day, on Friday, they had a rehearsal dinner and finally, on Saturday, they got married.

Gabi and her now-husband have been in a relationship for 6 years: how long did they know each other?

Before marriage, the couple was in a relationship for 6 years. In fact, Gabi and her then-boyfriend Scotty McCreery are high school lovers. However, their high school was not where the now-married couple first met. Actually, Dugal and her husband Scotty had their first crossover in kindergarten.

Since her infancy, Gabi seems to be in love with her future husband. In an interview with Harry Connick on the Jr. told McCreery:

“She’s killing me for saying this, but in her kindergarten diary she had ‘Mrs. Gabi McCreery’ written all over the heart’

After a decade, the couple met again in high school, eventually fell in love and started dating. In this regard, Scotty went on to say:

“We have been together for six years and have known each other all our lives. A story like this doesn’t happen that often anymore.”

As said by Dugal’s life partner, this kind of love story is really rare. The duo got engaged in September 2017 and we all know the rest.

Dugal is pregnant with her first child with her husband

After 4 years of marriage, Gabi announced her pregnancy on June 21, 2022 by sharing her photo with her husband showing a baby bump and ultrasound baby reports in her hand.

Gabi Dugal becomes a mother
Gabi Dugal displays her baby bump next to her husband and her pet. Source: Her Instagram

The message was with a caption that read:

Baby boy McCreery is coming! 🥹🥰💙

Both couples are very excited to welcome their son in November. Sharing the good news with People, Scotty shared:

“We always knew we wanted kids, but we always knew that early on we wanted to travel and have time to be on the road, see things and experience life,”

About this, Gabi Dugal’s life partner further explained,

“We’ve been enjoying life a lot and doing fun things, so it seems like this is a good time to settle down a bit and expand the family.”

Seeing this statement, we can say that the adorable duo is fully prepared to enjoy parenthood.

Gabi is an animal lover

Gabi’s Instagram suggests that an expectant mother is also a mother of her dog named Moose. At almost every important family event, the presence of her pet Moose is important. On her social media, she often uploads her photos with Moose.

From Halloween to announcing her pregnancy, we see Moose in the photo next to the McCreery couple, meaning her pet is not only a pet, but a member of her family.

Is active on social media

Ms. McCreery is very active on her verified Instagram account under the username @gabimccreery of 110k followers. Furthermore, she has a Facebook account called Gabi Dugal McCreery with 1.5k friends. Likewise, she is on Twitter with 7443 followers in 2022.

On the other hand, her famous husband Scotty McCreery has an Instagram account with 655k followers.

Gabi Dugal .’s ability

According to reports, Scotty McCreery’s wife Gabi has a net worth of $500,000. Her main source of income is her nursing profession. On the other hand, her husband, McCreery, has a fortune of $4 million as of 2022.

Currently, Dugal lives at her husband’s home in Garner, North Carolina.


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