Kathryn Hamm Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 10 May, 2018
Facts of Kathryn Hamm
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Kathryn Hamm
Birth Name Kathryn Hamm
Nick Name Kathryn
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Dallas
Ethnicity White
Profession Author
Working For Tv Shows
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Amy Walter (m. 2013)
Education Catholic University
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There are really few individuals in the world who possess the courage to go against the convention of society and follow their heart. Among those Kathryn Hamm and Amy Walter is one of the gay couples who has proudly revealed their sexuality.

The author of same-sex weddings and publisher of Gayweddings.com, Kathryn Hamm is married to Amy Walter since 2013.

Hamm has been leading online resource dedicated to serving same-sex couples since 1999. She is also an Education Expert for WeddingWire. 

Early life And Education Of Kathryn Hamm

Kathryn Hamm was born and raised in Dallas, Texas, United States. She went to Greenhill School in Addison, Texas and completed graduation from there. She then enrolled at the Princeton University. In the university, Hamm as a freshman was the leading seasonal scorer for the women’s soccer team.

Kathryn Hamm completed graduation from the University with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She then received the Master of Social Work (MSW) from the Catholic University.

At the time, Hamm also served as a school administrator as well as an educator in the Washington DC area.

Kathryn Hamm's Career

Kathryn Hamm’s grandmother Gretchen began a business in 1999. She started the business out of frustration as there was a lack of suitable wedding accessories. So, Hamm planned a commitment ceremony along with her female partner.

Eventually, the business was called Gaywedding.com. The business offered femme or butch a thank you cards along with the fancy wedding proclamations.

CAPTION: American gay rights activist Kathryn Hamm SOURCE: Made By Kathryn

During the beginning of the business vendors at the stationery, shows looked at her as if she was some crazy woman. But after few years of the business vendors showed more interest in helping out the business.

Hamm headed the business nearly at the ending of 2006. During the time her grandmother also allowed her mother in increasing her lobbying efforts for equal rights for the same-sex couples. Kathryn Hamm then began holding wedding planning seminars ‘Gay Wedding 101’ in different areas like Boston, Chicago, and Washington DC.

Kathryn Hamm formed a business partnership in the year 2010, with an American singer-songwriter named Catie Curtis. The business was about serving the wedding officiate for the GayWedding.com as well as to help the same-sex couples to design their own ceremonies.

In 2013, Kathryn Hamm along with a photographer Thea Dodds co-authored Capturing Love: The Art of Lesbian and Gay Wedding Photography. The book was reviewed by National Public Radio, Boston Globe, Baltimore Sun, Human Rights Campaign, KNPR, Talk Radio Service, Good Morning America, and Echomag.com.

Kathryn Hamm's Net Worth And Body Measurements

Kathryn Hamm's current net worth is not revealed yet, however, her wife has $4 million net worth. She has a perfect body measurement size. 

Kathryn Hamm's Personal Life

Kathryn Hamm is an openly gay. She is married to Amy Walter, an American author and political commentator. She is also the national editor of The Cook Political Report and a political analyst. The couple first married on Labor Day Weekend in 1999. But on 2nd November 2013, the couple again married in Washington DC.

CAPTION: Kathryn Hamm and her wife Amy Walter SOURCE: Washingtonian

They have been together for two decades now. They met each other through a common friend in 1993 and Claredon in 1995 before their marriage. The same-sex marriage was not legalized during their first marriage. 

Their second wedding was more about to achieve legal benefits. While the couple’s first wedding was more traditional but their second wedding was much more relaxed. The couple has even adopted a son named Celeb in 2006 and is 12 years old now.

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