Kate Bolduan is an American journalist who works as an anchor in ‘At this hour’ and ‘State of America’. Bolduan worked as a co-anchor for the CNN program new day with co-hosts Chris Cuomo and Michaela Pereira.
The early life of Kate Bolduan
Kate is a native of Goshen Indiana. She is the daughter of doctor Jeffery Bolduan and Nadine Bolduan who is a nurse. Bolduan is the third among four of the siblings. Kate went to Goshen high school located in her hometown. She graduated from George Washington University in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. She was on the women’s volleyball team while at university and also acted with the student theatre organization. Bolduan had spent some time in Madrid, Spain during her studies where she learned to speak Spanish.
The career of Kate Bolduan
Bolduan started her career as a journalist as a production assistant for NBC News and MSNBC in Washington Dc. She was also a general assignment reporter for WTVD –TV in Raleigh, North Carolina Kate began working in CNN as a national correspondent for CNN News report. Bolduan covered the 2008 United States Presidential election and she traveled throughout the US covering news such as the Minneapolis bridge collapse, OJ Simpson armed robbery case, and the retiring NASA Space shuttle fleet. She provides current news, breaking headlines and reports within the two hours of her coverage.
Bolduan reported on the legislative cycle and congressional event as a member of the Capitol Hill Unit. ‘At this hour’ hosted by Kate Bolduan covers various news stories. It premiered on January 26, 2015. The show is broadcasted live from CNN’s New York studios in Manhattan from 11 am to noon ET. Bolduan took over the show on February 6, 2017, after John Berman moved to 9 am to co-host CNN newsroom
Personal life of Kate Bolduan
8 years later and he’s still putting up with me. Love you MDG! ❤️ pic.twitter.com/5whmml5php
— Kate Bolduan (@KateBolduan) May 30, 2018
Kate married Michael Gershenson in May 2010. He works for the Carlyle group. She converted her religion to Judaism. Their first child Cecelia Eve Gershenson was born in September 2014. She gave birth to their second child Delphine on December 23, 2017. Currently, Kate lives in Washington dc with her husband and two daughters.
The net worth of Kate Bolduan
Kate has earned her name and fame as a journalist quite well. The 34-year-old news anchor has her wealth piled up by successfully converting her passion and talent into a career and working for it. According to reports from several sources her salary is believed to be $200,000 while her net worth is about $ 3 million.
- Kate broke down into tears while she was reporting on a 5- year old Syrian child Omran Daqneesh. The pictures of Omran sitting in a chair covered in mud and blood were displayed on the screen after which her voice cracked but she composed herself at the end and reported the news confidently.
- Kate is left handed but she plays all her sports with her right hand.
- Her family nickname is Kway Wayne because of her obsession with Dwayne Wayne as a child from A Different world.