Kasie Hunt is an American political correspondent and media personality who is best known for her extremely blunt and hard-hitting verbal exchanges.
Currently, she was the host of MSNBC’s morning news show “Way Too Early with Kasie Hunt” from 21 September 2020. But she announced her departure from the show on 16 July 2021.
Deep dive further to know more about Kasie Hunt all from her age, height, wedding, partner, family, parents to career, salary, and net worth.
Husband & Children
Reporter Kasie Hunt is blissfully married to her husband Matt Rivera since 2017. They first met at NBC News in Washington where Matt was the senior digital producer of “Meet the Press” and Kasie was the network’s Capitol Hill correspondent.
Kasie and Matt tied the knot on 6 May 2017 whereas they conducted their wedding ceremony at Shenandoah Woods, a lodge and retreat in Stanley.
Kasie’s partner Matt Mario Rivera is a New York University graduate who is currently a senior digital producer for “Meet The Press” based in Washington, D.C.
Kasie and Matt share a son together namely “Mars Hunt Rivera” who was born on 4 September 2019.
Career, Salary, Net Worth
Kasie Hunt interned at the NBC News for the current deputy political director during her college days in 2005. Then she joined National Journal’s Congress Daily as a health policy reporter. Kasie first appeared on TV in the year 2009 as a correspondent for Congress Daily.
She gained immense experience working in that network however, as Kasie’s real interest was in politics, she started working for “Politico” in the year 2010. After a year, she joined the Associated Press as a national political reporter in 2011.
Eventually, in January 2013, Kasie Hunt entered the big league when she joined ‘NBC News’ as a producer and an off-air reporter. She used to cover major political happenings in the country and soon her efforts paid off. She had a major career breakthrough in November 2014 as she regularly began appearing on MSNBC Bloomberg shows as a political reporter. She appeared in shows like Morning Joe, Hardball with Chris Matthews, and With All Due Respect.
From October 2017 to September 2020 Kasie Hunt worked on her own talk show named “ Kasie DC” on MSNBC.
She then joined the talk show “Way Too Early” on 21 September 2020 after a year of hosting she announced her departure from the show and her last of working for MSNBC was n 16 July 2021.
As a successful anchor and political commentator, Kasie Hunt musters a net worth of about $3 million whereas her salary is estimated to be around $250 thousand per year.
Bio: Early Life & Family
Kasie Hunt was born on 24 May 1985 to her father Bruce C. Hunt and mother Krista K. Hunt in Michigan, United States. Her birth name is Kasie Sue Hunt.
Her mom Krista is a yoga teacher in Easton while her dad Bruce works in the real-estate sector as he manages real estate design and construction for Penn Medicine.
Kasie has a younger sister named Carly Hunt in terms of her siblings. She grew up in Wayne, Pennsylvania along with her sister. Her sister Carly is a former golfer who played for women’s golf teams like “Georgetown Hoyas” and “Maryland Terrapins”.
Kasie holds American nationality and as per her ethnicity, she belongs to caucasian ancestry. She celebrates her birthday on 24 May and her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Talking about the height of Kasie Hunt, she is 5 feet and 7 inches tall which is around 170cm and 1.7m.
According to the wiki, Kasie Hunt went to Conestoga High School in the Tredyffrin area of Pennsylvania and graduated from there in the year 2003.
Kasie had made her mind to enter the mass media sector by her high school so, she enrolled at “George Washington University” where she studied International Affairs. She graduated in the year 2006 with a degree in International affairs and she later earned a master’s degree in sociology from St John’s College of UK which is under the University of Cambridge.