Kasie Hunt Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 15 Nov, 2018
Facts of Kasie Hunt
Date of Birth: 1985 , May-24
Age: 33 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Kasie Hunt
Birth Name Kasie S. Hunt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Wayne, Pennsylvania
Ethnicity White
Profession Correspondent
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Brown-Dark
Hair Color Dark-Brown
Weight in KG N/A
Married Yes
Married to Matt Rivera (m. 2017)
Education George Washington University, St John's College, Cambridge
Awards Not Yet
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Kasie Hunt is an American political correspondent. She has served as a political correspondent for the MSNBC and NBC News in her career. She covered the 2016 presidential election along with the latest news in the political environment in the US.

She started her career as an interim in the political unit of NBC News and joined NBC News as an off-air reporter and producer in January 2013.

Kasie Hunt married NBC News producer Matt Rivera on May 6, 2017.

She started anchoring her own talk show, Kasie DC in October 2017. The show airs every Sunday at 7 pm. She graduated Magna Cum Laude in international affairs in 2006 and has earned a master degree in sociology from the St. John's College, Cambridge.

Early Life And Education Of Kasie Hunt

Kasie Hunt was born on May 24, 1985, in Wayne, Pennsylvania, the United States of America. She is the daughter of Bruce Hunt, her father and Krista Hunt, her mother and holds an American nationality. 

Kasie has a younger sister Carly Hunt who is two years younger than her. Her sister is a former golfer. Kasie is a 2003 graduate of Conestoga High School. She completed her Bachelor's degree in international affairs from George Washington University in 2006.

Kasie later gained her master's degree in sociology from the St John's College, Cambridge.

Kasie Hunt's Career

Kasie Hunt started out as a writer before going into broadcast journalism. She started her career as an intern for the NBC news. She was also a health policy reporter for National Journal’s CongressDaily, where she wrote about the passage of the Affordable Care Act.

After that, she worked for Politico, covering the race for GOP nomination in Iowa and New Hampshire as well as the 2010 midterm elections. In 2011, she started working as a national political reporter for the Associated Press in August 2011, and then covered Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

CAPTION: NBC anchor Kasie Hunt SOURCE: Adweek

On January 2013, Hunt joined NBC News as an off-air reporter, where she covered mostly Congress and Politics. She started appearing regularly on MSNBC shows.

In 2014, she became a political correspondent for MSNBC. She also writes for the network and frequently appears on MSNBC shows. She appears regularly on “Morning Joe” (6 am to 9 am on MSNBC) as well as “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” and With All Due Respect.

She covered the 2016 presidential campaign across all of their platforms. She also files reports for NBC Nightly News and all of the other shows across the cable network. Her daily dose usually consists of live reporting, interviewing, gathering clips from pieces, writing scripts and traveling a lot. 

She started her own show named Kasie DC, as an anchor. The show airs every Sunday at 7 pm.

Kasie Hunt's Net Worth

Kasie Hunt's salary is known to be around $250 thousand which has boosted her net worth to $3 million at present. She earns a good salary working for NBC. 

Kasie Hunt's Personal Life, Affair, Married, Husband

Kasie Hunt is a married woman but has no children. She has been married to Matt, a producer for NBC, since 2017. They first met each other on the set of NBC.

Hunt and her boyfriend Matt were engaged in August 2016 in Big Sur in front of the Santa Lucia Mountains. The news was first revealed by Mike Brzezinski, NBC's Morning Joe's co-host.

CAPTION: Kasie Hunt and her husband Matt Rivera SOURCE: Heightline

According to Hunt, Matt proposed her for the first time getting down on his knee. The couple tied the knot on May 6, 2017, at Shenandoah Woods. Hunt danced with her 91-year-old grandfather on the bride’s acoustic-guitar performance.

Her husband Matt Rivera is the senior digital producer of NBC’s Meet the Press. He is working for the NBC since 2010.

 

 

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She was once caught off-guard when the MSNBC camera caught her rolling her eyes and popping out her tongue while waiting for her segment to begin. She then laughed a few minutes before turning to her in-studio guests to break the silence.

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