Kristen Walker

Facts About Kristen Welker

Celebrated NameKristen Welker
Age46 Years Old
Nick NameKristen Welker
Birth NameKristen Welker
Birth Date1976-07-01
Profession Journalist
Place Of BirthPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Birth NationUnited States of America
Famous ForJournalist and Correspondent
EducationHarvard University
Marital StatusMarried
Married Date2017-03-04
HusbandJohn Hughes
FatherHarvey Welker
MotherJulie Welker
Net Worth$2.5 Million
Height5 feet 3 inches
Weight62 Kg
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
SalaryUnder Review
Sexual OrientationStraight
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Kristen Welker is an American television journalist working for NBC News. She serves as a White House correspondent based in Washington, D.C. and is the co-host, with Peter Alexander, of the Saturday edition of Today. Let's know more about her through this article.

What is Kristen Welker famous for?

  • An American television journalist and news correspondent.
  • Being the White House correspondent for NBC News based in Washington.

Where is Kristen Welker born?

Recalling her early life, Walker was born in the year 1976, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an American by nationality and is of African-American ethnicity. She is the daughter of a Native American father, Harvey Welker and an African-American mother, Julie Welker. Her father is an engineer, and her mother is a real estate agent.

Where did Kristen Walker go for education?

Concerning her education details, Walker attended Germantown Friends School in Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia and graduated in 1994. After that, she enrolled at Harvard College in 1994 and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1998.

When did Kristen Walker begin her journalism career?

  • Moving towards her career, Walker began her journalism career in the late 1990s, joining ABC affiliates WLNE-TV in Providence, Rhode Island. She worked there for several years.
  • Later on, in 2001, she joined KRCR-TV in Redding/Chico, California. She worked there for a couple of years till 2003, then in 2003, she was a reporter for WLNE-ABC6 News.
  • She worked here also for two years and in 2005, she left. In 2005, she joined NBC 10 affiliate WCAU as an anchor and reporter. She has worked there as a reporter and weekend anchor for about half a decade till 2009.
  • She then joined NBC News in 2009 as a correspondent based at the NBC Universal News West Coast Headquarters in Burbank, California.
  • She became NBC News White House correspondent in May 2011 and she is presently still working here.
  • On January 10th, 2020, NBC announced that she would become the regular co-anchor of Saturday Today. She joined the cast on January 11th, 2020.

Is Kristen Welker married or not?

Reflecting on her personal life, Welker is married to John Hughes, the famous marketing director at Merck in Philadelphia. They started having an affair with each other in 2014. Her husband John is four years younger than her. The relationship was going very well so they decided to take their relationship to the next level.

The couple got married on March 04th, 2017. Their marriage ceremony was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They had a big fat wedding at the Hyatt Hotel. Their guest list was full of close friends and family only. They had called around 300 people.

What is Kristen Welker net worth?

Being a journalist, Walker earns a decent amount of money and popularity through her profession in the field of the media industry. Based on some online reports, her estimated net worth said to be $2.5 million at present. However, her salary is yet to be disclosed.

How tall is Kristen Welker?

Observing her body physics, Welker has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and body weight is 62 kg. Besides this, she has black hair and eyes color are also black. Furthermore, her other body measurements are not known. In the case of an update, we will let you know.

Trivias About Kristen Welker You Need To Know.

    Frequently Asked Questions About Kristen Welker.

    Where was Kristen Welker born?

    Kristen Welker was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

    Who is the father of Kristen Welker?

    The father of Kristen Welker is Harvey Welker.

    Who is the mother of Kristen Welker?

    The mother of Kristen Welker is Julie Welker.

    What is the net worth of Kristen Welker?

    The net worth of Kristen Welker is $2.5 Million.

    What is the color of Kristen Welker's eye?

    Kristen Welker eye color is Black.

    What is the color of Kristen Welker's hair?

    Kristen Welker hair color is Black.

    What is the salary of Kristen Welker?

    The salary of Kristen Welker is Under Review.

    Kristen Welker Biography

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    Celebrated Name Kristen Welker
    Age 46 Years Old
    Nick Name Kristen Welker
    Birth Name Kristen Welker
    Birth Date 1976-07-01
    Gender Female
    Profession Journalist
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    Celebrated Name Kristen Welker
    Age 46 Years Old
    Nick Name Kristen Welker
    Birth Name Kristen Welker
    Birth Date 1976-07-01
    Gender Female
    Profession Journalist
    Place Of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    Nationality American
    Birth Nation United States of America
    Famous For Journalist and Correspondent
    Education Harvard University
    Horoscope Cancer
    Ethnicity African-American
    Marital Status Married
    Married Date 2017-03-04
    Husband John Hughes
    Father Harvey Welker
    Mother Julie Welker
    Net Worth $2.5 Million
    Height 5 feet 3 inches
    Weight 62 Kg
    Eye Color Black
    Hair Color Black
    Salary Under Review
    Sexual Orientation Straight