Katty Kay is a popular British journalist and former NBC and BBC News broadcaster. She is a former host of “Morning Joe,” “Beyond 100 Days,” “BBC News,” and co-host of “When Katty Met Carlos.”

Quick Info
Birth Name
Katherine “Katty” B. Kay aka Katty Kay
Birth Date
14th November 1964
Birth Place
Blewbury, England
Current City
Washington, D.C
British diplomat
St Hilda’s College
University of Oxford
Zodiac Sign
5 feet 9 inches
64 kg
Body Measurements
35-25-34 inches
Thomas Richard Carver, aka
Tom Carver
ChidlrenPoppy Carver, Jude Carver, Maya Carver, and Felix Carver
Social Media
Instagram and Twitter
Journalist, Correspondent
Net Worth$1 million
Katty Kay for Morning Joe
Katty for Morning Joe Source: NBCNews

Where was Katty born and raised?

Katty Kay was born Katherine “Katty” B. Kay on 14th November 1964 in Wallingford and grew up in Blewbury, England. She is the daughter of a British diplomat who was from Swiss while her mother’s name is Shirley who was a journalist. Katty grew up in the Middle east but she doesn’t seem to have any siblings yet.

Katty has American nationality and white ethnicity of Swiss descent. She has Scorpio as her birth sign. Katty had a nomadic upbringing. Her mother used to collect stray animals and she used to enjoy playing with stray animals.




Katty Kay is an educated personality. She completed grad school in her hometown. Katty studied modern languages at St Hilda’s College, Oxford. She later went on to pursue her Bachelor’s degree in French and Italian Literature from the University of Oxford in 1988.

Katty Kay with her husband, Tom Carver and her daughters
Katty with her husband, Tom Carver and her daughters Source: Twitter


How did Katty start her Career?

Katty Kay started her career at the Bank of England but later changed her career to journalism. Her friend, Matt Frei who is also a news journalist who persuades her to join journalism. She started working at BBC News in January 1992 as a Tokyo Correspondent. She works for the news for 4 years and a month. In 1999, she started working as a correspondent for The Times of London in Washington D.C.

Katty has also worked at MSNBC as a contributor and guest host for Morning Joe. He went on to work for BBC as a Washington correspondent for 9 years and as a lead anchor since 2011. In 2012, she was nominated with News & Documentary Emmy Awards for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.

Katty is also an author of the book, The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance- What Women Should Know and Womenomics. Some of Katty’s biggest television works are “US Presidential Elections,” “President Obama: The Inauguration,” “The Chris Matthews Show,” “Meet the Press,” “Charlie Rose,” “Kasie DC,” “Real Time with Bill Maher,” “The Beat with Ari Melber,” and so on.


Married Life

Katty Kay is married to former BBC foreign correspondent, Thomas Richard Carver, popularly known as Tom Carver. They tied their knot in 1989 and they are now blessed with four beautiful children. Her husband is currently working in Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP) as the head of global communications. Katty currently resides in Washington, D.C. with her husband and children namely Poppy Carver, Jude Carver, Maya Carver, and Felix Carver.


Body measurement

Katty celebrated her 57th birthday on November 2021. She is a beautiful woman who maintains her professional image. She has blonde hair and blue eyes. Katty stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 64 kg. She has a body measurement of 35-25-34 inches.


Social Media

Kay is not an active social media user. She is on Instagram and Twitter but rarely makes any posts on her Instagram. Katty has about 827 followers on Instagram where she can be connected with @kattykayofficial.

Katty is highly active on Twitter which she joined in June 2009. She has accumulated over 150.2 thousand followers and can be connected with @KattyKay_.

Katty Kay for 2017 BBC News
Katty for 2017 BBC News Source: Facebook

Net worth

Katty Kay has an estimated net worth of over $1 million as of 2021. Her husband who is also a former correspondent has an estimated net worth of over $1.5 million as of 2021. Katty is leading a happy successful life with her husband and children in Washington, D.C.



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