BRIEF BREAK Why is Stephanie McMahon stepping away from WWE?

WWE star Stephanie McMahon is taking some time away from her duties at WWE.

On May 19, 2022, Stephanie McMahon took to Twitter to make the big announcement.

The chief brand officer of WWE wrote that she is stepping away to prioritize her family.

"As of tomorrow, I am taking a leave of absence from the majority of my responsibilities at WWE.

WWE is a lifelong legacy for me and I look forward to returning to the company

Stephanie, 45, is married to fellow retired wrestler Triple H, also known as Paul Levesque.

He couple has three children together including Vaughn Evelyn Levesque,

This leave of absence arrives just months after Paul, 52, revealed that he has permanently retired from wrestling.

His final match was in 2019, he now serves as the executive vice president of global talent strategy

Many fans and fellow WWE wrestlers have responded to Stephanie’s news in support.

Leah Van Dale, also known as Carmella, sent Stephanie well wishes on the social media platform.