Kristen Welker Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, MSNBC, Husband, Height and Net Worth

Kristen Welker is an American media personality currently working for NBC News as a White House Correspondent. 

Kristen Welker Wiki

Kristen Welker is an American media personality currently working for NBC News as a White House Correspondent.

Kristen Welker

Kristen Welker Biography

Kristen attended Germantown Friends School in Philadelphia for her high school graduating in 1994. She then enrolled at Harvard University where she studied American History graduating in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors. She also studied Spanish in Madrid on a Rotary Scholarship.

Kristen began her career in media in 2001 as a reporter at ABC affiliate KRCR where she worked for 2 years until 2003. In 2003 she joined WLNE-TV in Providence, Rhode Island where she worked as an anchor and reporter until 2005. During the same period, she worked at KRCR-TV.

Prior to joining KRCR, she wrote for her school paper in high school and, while attending Harvard University (NBD), the Harvard Crimson. She took an entry-level producer job in Manhattan after graduating producing news feeds for CBS-affiliate stations to use in their stories.

Kristen has worked and traveled with ex POTUS Barrack Obama and ex VP Joe Biden. She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Kristen Welker NBC News

In 2005 Kristen joined NBC as a reporter and in 2009 she became a news correspondent at NBC Universal, Burbank Bureau. In 2011 she was promoted to become a White House Correspondent.

Kristen Welker Age

Kristen was born on 1st July 1976 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Kristen Welker Family

Kristen was born to Harvey and Julie. Her father is an engineer while her mother is a real estate agent.

Kristen Welker Husband

In March 2017, at the age of 40, she got married to John Hughes who is a marketing director at Philadelphia-based Merck. The two were introduced by a mutual friend who set them up in October 2014.

They had their first date when Kristen had gone to visit her parents in Philadelphia. According to Kristen she knew John was the one after their second date when John gifted her with a crossword puzzle of presidential trivia including clues he wrote himself.

Kristen Welker height

She is 5ft 3in  tall.

Kristen Welker Salary Range

More information about her salary is not available at this moment. However, we shall update it as soon as possible.

Kristen Welker Net worth Range

Kristen has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million – $2.5 million.

is Kristen Welker pregnant?

Information of whether she is pregnant is still under review we shall updated it as soon as possible.

Kristen Welker Race and Ethnicity

Her father is of white ethnicity while her mother is a black American. She is an American by nationality.


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