Kasie Hunt is an American political correspondent as well as a commentator and a TV anchor, who is probably best known for hosting her own politics and news television show named “Kasie DC“, which airs every Sunday night at 7 p.m. on the MSNBC. Besides this, she is also widely recognized for regularly appearing in the NBC News as its Capitol Hill correspondent.
Kasie Hunt’s Early Life, Family Background and Education
Kasie S. Hunt was born under the zodiac sign of Gemini, on the 24th May 1985, in Wayne, Pennsylvania USA, into the family of a yoga teacher Krista and Bruce Hunt, who is a real estate design and construction manager. Kasie is of American nationality and white ethnicity, and has a younger sister named Carly, born on the 11th July 1987, who is a former golf player famous for being a member of Georgetown University’s Hoyas and University of Maryland’s Terrapins athletic teams.
Upon completing her elementary education, Kasie enrolled at Conestoga High School in Tredyffrin Township, Pennsylvania, from which she matriculated in 2003. She then continued her education at the Elliott School of International Affairs of George Washington University in Washington D.C., from which she graduated magna cum laude in 2006, obtaining her degree in international affairs. Hunt later attended The Master, Fellows and Scholars of the College of St John the Evangelist in the University of Cambridge in the UK, from which she graduated with her master’s degree in sociology.
Kasie’s career in journalism started while she was still a student, when she began her internship in one of the NBC News’ political units. Later, in 2010 she landed a job at the National Journal, where she was a health policy reporter for its “Congress Daily” publication focused on Capitol Hill’s inner working, primarily focusing on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (popularly called “Obamacare”). Apart from these, in 2010 Kasie Hunt also covered the mid-term elections as the Politico’s correspondent.
In August 2011, Hunt joined the Associated Press where as its national political reporter, she was in charge of covering the 2012 Mitt Romney candidacy for the Presidency of the United States. In the course of the next several months, Kasie honed her reporting skills, and in January 2013 transferred to NBC News, not only as its off-air reporter, but as a producer as well, covering topics such as politics and the Congress. In 2014 Hunt joined the MSNBC, where she regularly featured as its political reporter, while in November that year, she was named as the MSNBC’s political correspondent. Kasie Hunt is also regularly contributing to msnbc.com, and occasionally appears on its talk shows such as the “Hardball with Chris Matthews”, NBC News’ “Morning Joe” as well as in Bloomberg Television’s broadcast “With All Due Respect”.
Since October 2017, Kasie Hunt is anchoring her own news and politics talk show “Kasie DC”, which airs on Sunday nights on MSNBC.
Is Kasie Hunt married? More about her personal life
Yes! Kasie Hunt is a married woman – since 2017, she has been married to a colleague, the NBC News’ Senior Digital producer Matthew Mario Rivera. The couple first met in 2012, and soon after began their relationship, becoming engaged in the Santa Lucia Mountains range in California, while their wedding ceremony took place at Shenandoah Woods in Stanley, Virginia, on the 6th May 2017.
The MSNBC’s reporter Kasie Hunt has no history of eye injuries. The story behind these rumors originates when the camera caught her rolling her eyes and popping her tongue out while awaiting her on-air segment to start.
Katie Hunt’s Net Worth and Salary
Have you ever wondered how much wealth this popular TV reporter and anchor has accumulated so far? How rich Kasie Hunt is? According to authoritative sources, it is estimated that the total amount of Katie Hunt’s net worth, as of November 2018, is over $3 million, while her annual salary is reputed to be around $250,000, all acquired through her professional on-camera career which has been active since 2007.
Kasie Hunt’s Personal Appearance and Social Media Networks
This 33-year old American journalist sports a slim and toned figure, with a height of 5ft 7ins (1.70 m) and reputed weight of around 134lbs (61 kg). Kasie also has hazel-colored eyes and dark brown hair, which in addition to her hourglass silhouette featuring vital statistics of 36-25-36 make her appearance quite alluring. It appears also that Hunt’s dress size is 8 (US) while her shoe size is 7.5 (US).
Despite appearing on-cameras almost on a daily basis, Kasie is also quite active on several social media networks including Twitter, where her official profile currently has more than 370,000 followers, and Instagram where her profile – @kasie has amassed over 60,000 fans so far.