Kelly Evans Bio


Kelly Evans is the host of “The Exchange” on CNBC and co-host of “Power Lunch.” Kelly is married to Eric Chemi since April 2017. The couple has a baby.

Relationship Statistics of Kelly Evans

What is Kelly Evans marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Kelly Evans get married ? (married date): April 22, 2017
How many children does Kelly Evans have ? (name): One
Is Kelly Evans having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Kelly Evans lesbian ?: No
Who is Kelly Evans husband ? (name): Eric Chemi

More about the relationship

Kelly Evans is married to Eric Chemi. Eric is a sports reporter of CNBC. They married on 22nd April 2017.

Bill Grieffth congratulated her on her wedding and her colleagues congratulated her. Kelly was pregnant with her first child and gave birth to a son on 5th July 2018. She shared a picture of her baby boy.

In September 2019, there was news that she is pregnant again and soon to be a mom again in 2020. According to an article in September 2019, she along with her CNBC colleagues, Sara Eisen, Leslie Picker, and Aditi Roy are also expecting.

Who is Kelly Evans?

Kelly Evans is an American journalist. Evans is the co-anchor of the CNBC business news channel Power Lunch. 

Similarly, she was the reporter of The Wall Street Journal.

Kelly Evans- Early Life

Kelly Evans was born on 17th July 1985 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA to English ancestry.

Evans was raised in Lexington, Virginia, Rockbridge County near the Blue Ridge Mountains.

She is the daughter of Dave Evans, father. Her mother’s name is unknown. Kelly grew up with her sister.


Kelly attended the Rockridge Country High School. She earned eight letters in lacrosse, cross country and track. Similarly, she attended Washington and Lee University in Virginia.

She is a George Washington Honor Scholar who earned her full-ride academic scholarship. Kelly is the graduate of magma cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in business journalism.

Similarly, Kelly is a four-time scholar-athlete, co-captain of the women’s lacrosse team and a national leadership society Omicron Delta Kappa.

Kelly Evans- Professional career

Kelly was interested in Journalism and started her career in 2007 with the Wall Street Journal. She covered real estate and economics. Likewise, she also worked as a reporter for the Global Economics bureau.

Kelly is one of the moderators for a 2012 Republican Primary debate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Similarly, she moderated a James Carville v. Ann Coulter debate. It was a part of the 25th annual mock convention event at her alma mater.

Evans was compared to the former host of CNBC Erin Burnett. Erin left the cable business channel to anchor a news program on CNN. Previously, Kelly was based in CNBC Europe’s London, England headquarter from May 2012 to May 2013.

She has also guest-starred on many news programs before joining CNBC.

Net worth

The estimated net worth of Kelly is $3 million. Similarly, her average salary is estimated to be $1 million.

Her husband also earns a decent amount of money from his CNBC career.

Kelly Evans- Rumors, Controversy

Kelly had a one-on-one with Senator Rand Paul in 2015 after a heated interview with Kelly. They discussed forced vaccinations, a bipartisan corporate tax holiday bill, and accusations of conflict of interest.

Body Measurement

Evans has brown hair and blue eyes. She is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 58 kg.

Social Media

Kelly has around 3.6k followers on Twitter. She is active on Twitter since August 2019.


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