There are a few celebrities who were able to break out very quickly due to their hard work and dedication to their chosen profession. Veteran American journalist Kelly Evan is certainly of this ilk. His journalism career began in 2007 with the Wall Street Journal as a reporter, covering areas such as real estate and economics. She quickly became one of the household names in the press and hospitality industries. Kelly has spent nearly 12 years in her career, spending some very productive years with more than a few well-known media outlets. One of them is her current position at CNBC where she is currently co-host of Power Lunch on the network’s business news channel.
Kelly Evans – Bio
The veteran journalist came into the world on July 17, 1985, his birthplace is Hartford, Connecticut, which gives him American citizenship, but his ethnicity is white. Details of his family background are not available at this time, but his father has been identified as Dave Evans. Kelly Evans came from a middle-class family background and spent her formative years in Lexington, Virginia, in Rockbridge County, near the Blue Ridge Mountains. She was raised alongside her sister although her identity has never been released.
Kelly excelled in her academics and was a student of Rockbridge County High School, where she was a sport, distinguished herself by earning eight letters in cross country, lacrosse and track. Although her high school year is not documented, the up-and-coming journalist attended Washington and Lee University, located in Lexington, on a four-year competitive scholarly scholarship from the George Washington Program. Honor Scholar.
She earned a bachelor’s degree with high distinction in business journalism. His college years were very eventful. Kelly Evans was a four-time scholar athlete. She was part of the women’s lacrosse team where she was co-captain. State, as well as the selection of the first team all regions. She was also a member of the National Leadership Society Omicron Delta Kappa.
Career at CNBC
After spending several productive years as a seasoned reporter, he joined CNBC in February 2012 as one of the network’s notable young faces. She worked as a radio correspondent, assigned as a reporter for CNBC’s workday programming. She also acted as the presenter of Squawk Box in the United States. She was first assigned to CNBC’s European headquarters in London, England, to replace Erin Burnett – an ex-host of the channel who left to join CNN as a news anchor.
Kelly Evans was with the England headquarters from May 2012 to May 2013, then she was assigned to CNBC headquarters in New Jersey in May 2013 to work with Closing Bells as a co-anchor. Kelly is still on staff at CNBC and currently works on the network’s business news channel, co-hosting the Power Lunch.
Who is her husband?
The CNBC host seems like the guy keeping his personal life under wraps since no one seems to know the details of his relationship history. However, it has been established that the famous journalist is currently married to CNBC co-reporter Eric Chemi, who works in the athletic department. The duo tied the knowing knot on April 22, 2017, although details of their wedding were never made public. Their union has lasted for almost three years now and their relationship has grown stronger with the birth of their first child, a baby boy who announced his entry into the family on July 5, 2018.
Salary and net worth
Kelly Evans is one of the most popular young faces in the news world and has been earning big since starting her career as a journalist. In addition to his annual income at CNBC which has been pegged at $500,000, Kelly also earns a decent income ($100,000 per year) from other areas such as ads, sponsorships, ads, stock market and real estate activities. His net worth was officially estimated at $2.5 million, but when last reviewed in 2019, it had gone up a notch to $3 million. Along the same lines, her husband’s fortune was also pegged at $3 million. The two are currently living a lavish life with their son.