Kristen Welker Bio

(Journalist, News correspondent)

Kristen Welker is NBC's White House Correspondent. Kristen is married to her boyfriend. Her husband is four years younger than her. Despite it, their relationship is going strong!

Relationship Statistics of Kristen Welker

What is Kristen Welker marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Kristen Welker get married ? (married date):March 04, 2017
How many children does Kristen Welker have ? (name):None
Is Kristen Welker having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Kristen Welker lesbian ?: No
Who is Kristen Welker husband ? (name):John Hughes

More about the relationship

Kristen Welker is married to John Hughes, the famous marketing director at Merck in Philadelphia. They started having an affair with each other in 2014.

They started dating since October 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 4, 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.

Who is Kristen Welker?

Kristen Welker is an American television journalist and news correspondent. She is best known for being the White House correspondent for NBC News based in Washington.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Ethnicity

She was born on July 1, 1976, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an American by nationality and is of African-American ethnicity.

Kristen 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.

Kristen Welker: Education, University

About education, she 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.

Kristen Welker: Professional Life, Career

She 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.

Kristen Welker 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.

Kristen 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.

Kristen Welker: Net Worth

She has a net worth of $2.5 million but her salary is not revealed yet.

As a reporter, her salary ranges between $81.680 to $118.036 per annum.

Kristen Welker: Rumors

There were rumors that Kristen will be joining NBC News as White House Correspondent. The rumors became true when she joined the channel.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Kristen 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.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Kristen Welker is active on social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. She has around 14.8k followers on Facebook. Her Twitter account has more than 236.5k followers and the Instagram account has more than 51.7k followers.


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