American journalist, Kristen Welker is working for NBC News. Also, she is the White House correspondent based in Washington, D.C. Welker is a co-anchor of Weekend Today, the Saturday edition of Today, alongside Peter Alexander. She functions as a news reporter and increased a wide scope of involvement with the field of news coverage. 

American television journalist, Kristen Welker
Caption: American television journalist, Kristen Welker

Kristen Welker's Mother

American journalist, Kristen Welker was born on July 01, 1976, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Her birth sign is Cancer. She is the daughter of parents Harvey Welker (father) and Julie Welker (mother). Her father is an engineer and her mother is a real estate agent. Having American nationality, Kristen is of mixed ethnicity. 

She completed her high school education at Germantown Friends School in Germantown in the year 1994. After that, she joined Harvard College and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in the year 1998.

Is Kristen Welker Related to Wes Welker?

No, Kristen Welker isn't identified with Wes Welker. Only their last name matched but not any connected by blood or relation. Both of them are celebrities so many people are confused if they are related. 

Kristen is a Journalist whereas Wes is a former American football wide receiver who is currently an assistant coach for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. So there is no connection between them however many people search on the internet if they are related. 

Career of Kristen

Kristen Welker is an American TV columnist who is working for NBC News. Additionally, she fills in as a White House correspondent based in Washington, D.C. In the last part of the 1990s, she started her news-casting profession by joining ABC subsidiaries WLNE-TV in Providence, Rhode Island. There she labored for quite a long while. 

From that point forward, he joined KRCR-TV in Redding/Chico, California in 2001. There, she worked for several years till 2003. She was a correspondent for WLNE-ABC6 News in 2003. In the year 2005, she left the work and joined NBC 10 partner WCAU as an anchor and journalist. 

As a correspondent and end-of-the-week anchor, she worked there for about a large portion of 10 years till 2009. At that point, she joined NBC News as a journalist based at the NBC Universal News West Coast Headquarters in Burbank, California in the year 2009. After that in May 2001, she became an NBC News White House reporter and by as yet working here. 

Who is Kristen Welker's Husband?

Kristen Welker is cheerfully married to her husband John Hughes the acclaimed advertising chief at Merck in Philadelphia. The couple started having an unsanctioned romance with one another in the year 2014. Also, the pair had their first date in October 2014. The fascinating aspect of the couple's relationship is that her significant other John is four years more youthful than her. 

After dating for a couple of months on March 4, 2017, the couple was wedded and their wedding function was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  The wedding service was held at the Hyatt Hotel and 300 lists of people to attend were loaded with dear loved ones as it were. 

Be that as it may, they are yet to be favored with kids. The couple is at present savoring their delighted conjugal relationship. We frequently observe them going out and hobnobbing. They are having a solid bond in the middle. In this way, the couple is free to structure bits of gossip and contentions with respect to their relationship as of recently. She along with her husband Hughes were matched with their surrogate in 2019 and blessed with a daughter Margot Lane Welker Hughes. Their daughter Margot was born on June 12, 2019.

What's Kristen Welker's Net Worth? Her Salary

American journalist, Kristen Welker has an estimated net worth of $3 million.  Her main source of making money is her career as a journalist. She has been able to collect good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

The salaries of NBC News White House Correspondent range from an average of $81.680 to $118.036 a year. But we are sure she earns more than the average salary for the network. According to reports salaries, figures may vary substantially according to the level of seniority of the employee in question.

Kristen Welker's Height

Kristen has a height of 5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m or 160 cm). While her body weighs around 62 kg i.e 136.69 lbs. Also, she has both black hair and eye color nut looks quite tall in stature in her photos.