ChildhoodKelly O’Donnell was born on May 17, 1965 in Cleveland, Ohio. She went on to attend School of Education and Social Policy (SESP) in Northwestern University. Kelly had wanted to become a journalist since she was small. Kelly is of white ethnicity. Kelly is of Irish descent and of American nationality.
Career and pathSoon after her graduation, O’Donnell went on to work in Cleveland, Ohio based, WJW TV as a reporter and anchor. Later, Kelly went on to work on The Chris Matthews Show as a regular panelist, and Weekend Today as a news anchor and host. Soon Kelly went on to contribute in Dateline NBC magazine. For BC, Kelly O’Donnell has worked in Washington D.C., New York, and Los Angeles. Kelly is also credited to have appeared on NBC Nightly News, NBC News Special, and NBC News Decision 2010.
Married and personal lifeKelly is currently married to her husband J. David Ake. Kelly O’Donnell’s husband J. David Ake is also a TV journalist like her. The couple does not have any children till date. Kelly is living happily with her husband.
Net worth, height, factsKelly O’Donnell’s age at present is 51. Even at this age, Kelly looks young and energetic. Her body measurements are known to be 32-26-34 inches. Kelly O’ Donnell’s feet size is known to be 8. Kelly’s feet look exquisite in her chic shoes. Kelly O’ Donnell’s net worth is known to be $8 million. Kelly O’Donnell’s salary comes from her exceptional journalistic endeavors. Kelly O’Donnell’s height is 5 feet 10 inches, which is equal to 178cm.
For her exceptional work in journalism, Kelly O’Donnell has received many nominations for awards like News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast in 2004, 2006, and 2010, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast in 2014 and a News & Documentary Emmy Award for Best Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast in 2006. The very respected and renowned, Kelly O’Donnell’s bio can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, and more.