Kelly Evans: Early Life, Career & Net Worth

Kelly Evans is an American Journalist and a TV personality.

She is widely known for co-anchoring the famous TV program show ‘Power Lunch’ on CNBC Network.

Apart from this, she is also the host of ‘The Exchange’ aired on CNBC.

Kelly Evans posing for a photo on a set of her program.
Kelly Evans posing for a photo on a set of her program.

Evans is known for her Business Journalism. She is an inspiration to many young journalists.

So, how well-known are you with her profession and her personal life?

If you’re looking for information about Kelly Evans you are are at the right place. So, continue reading forward.

Quick Facts

Here are the quick facts about Kelly Evans.

Name Kelly Evans
Nick/Celebrated Name Kelly Evans
Date of Birth 17 July 1985
Age 36 Years Old
Birth Place Hartford, Connecticut
Raised Place Lexington, Virginia, Rockbridge Country
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Race White
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey Black
Body Measurement 35-23-34
Height 5ft 10 in (1.77m)
Weight 58kg (127lbs)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Parents Father – Dave Evans
Mother – N/A
Siblings N/A
High School Rockbridge Country High School
University Washington and Lee University
Marital Status Married
Partner Eric Chemi, CNBC Sports Journalist
Children Paul (2019)
Greg (2020)
Annie (2021)
Profession TV Personality
Salary Around $700k (as of 2021)
Net worth $3 million
Debut Year 2009 ( The Wall Street Journal)
Social Media Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, 
Last Update July 2022

Kelly Evans: Early Life and Family

Kelly was born to Dave Evans on 17 July 1985 as an elder child in her family. However, there is no information regarding her mother.

She was born in Hartford, Connecticut, and was raised in Lexington, Virginia, Rockbridge Country. 

Also, it is believed she grew up with her younger sister; however, there is no information on her sister.

Kelly Evans in frame.
Kelly Evans is in the frame.

Evans was enrolled at Rockbridge Country High School for her primary education.

Subsequently, she graduated with manga cum laude (Latin honors awarded to students with ranks from top 5% to top 15% depending on the school) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Journalism from Washington and Lee University.

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Kelly Evans: Body Measurements

The 36 years old journalist stands 5 ft 10 in (1.77m) tall and weighs about 58 kg (127lbs). The overall measurement of Kelly is 35-23-34.

Further, Kelly has a beautiful pair of blue eyes and grey-black hair.

Considering her online photos, she seems to take care of her appearance pretty well.

Kelly Evans: Personal Life

Evan got married to a Sports Journalist who also works for CNBC named Eric News. The couple got married on April 22, 2017. 

Previously, Eric also served as a head of data and research for Bloomberg TV channel and BusinessWeek Magazine.

Moreover, Eric graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Before working as a journalist, Eric worked as a hedge fund trader at the Fortress Investment Group.

However, detailed information about the couple’s love story and the wedding is not available. 

Family of Five. (Kelly's kids and husband).
Family of Five. (Kelly’s kids and husband).

The couple is now the parents of three children. They are blessed with their first son in 2019, named Paul.

Likewise, she has her second son, Greg, in 2020. Similarly, she had her third child, Annie, this year (2021).

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Kelly Evans: Professional Life

Evans’s initial job was to cover real estate and economics at the Wall Street Journal and as a reporter at the Global Economics bureau.

Likewise, she also moderated in a 2012 Republican Primary debate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Similarly, she was also a moderator for a James Carville v. Ann Coulter debate. Likewise, in 2012, she joined as a correspondent and a reporter on CNBC business day programs but later was posted to CNBC’s Europe headquarter in place of Erin Burnett.

However, after a year, she was relocated to New Jersey as a co-anchor for ‘Closing Bells.’

In 2018, Kelly hosted ‘The Exchange’ and power Lunch’ with Tyler and Melissa Lee. 

Apart from this, she has appeared in many shows like ‘Squawk on the Street’ and ‘Worldwide Exchange.’

Apart from this, she has also written many columns.

Rumors and Controversy

Kelly was rumored to have a one-on-one with Senator Rand Poul discussing forced vaccinations, a bipartisan corporate tax holiday bill, and accusation of conflict of interest.

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Kelly Evans: Achievements and Awards

Kelly’s keen dedication and hard work have paid her in her early schooling year with eight letters lacrosse, cross country championship, and track.

Interestingly, she was a George Washington Honor Scholar, which is a full-ride academic scholarship.

Apart from this, she has gained popularity through her continuous dedication and contribution to journalism.

Kelly Evans: Net Worth

As of 2021, Kelly’s annual salary is estimated to be around $700k. Also, her recent year total net worth is $3 million.

In addition to this, her husband also has an adequate income as a sports journalist.

Kelly Evans: Social Media Presence 

Shockingly, Kelly is not much likely to present in different social media despite being from the broadcasting field.

Kelly’s Facebook name is Kelly Evans, and she has around 9.3 followers.

However, she is on Instagram with around 4114 followers with a username as @realkellyevans. Also, her account is verified. 

Kelly Evans posted fro the first time on Instagram on August 26, 2019.
Kelly Evans posted for the first time on Instagram on August 26, 2019.

Observing her Instagram account, she shares more about her personal life than professional life to let her fans have a close look into her life behind the camera.

Similarly, she has a verified Twitter account with 21.1k followers, where she shares content relating to her professional life. Her Twitter username is @KellyCNBC.

Likewise, she is also available on LinkedIn.

(Note: The data available above are as of August 2021).

Kelly Evans: Quotes

A few quotes by Kelly Evans:

  • “Too often, the public can fall into the trap of investing when stock prices are rising, not dropping.”
  • “There are two ways to approach the market. You can guess which direction prices will go in next, or you can figure out what businesses and their securities are really worth.”

Frequently Asked Questions about Kely Evans (FAQs)

How old is Kelly’s husband as of 2021?

Eric Chemi, a sports journalist, is 39 years old as of 2021. He is just a couple of years older than her wife. 

What’s the total net worth of Kelly Evans’s husband?

Surprisingly, the total net worth of Kelly’s husband Eric is $1 million as of 2020. Unfortunately, there is no recent update regarding his net worth.

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