Kelly Evans is a renowned American journalist. She is famously known as a co-anchor of Closing Bell on CNBC. She has previously worked as an economics reporter at The Wall Street Journal.

Kelly Evans joined the network in February 2012 and is one of the recognized young faces on CNBC. Evans has also featured in Elle’s This is 30 edition

Quick Wiki
Full NameKelly Evans
Date of Birth17 July, 1985
Birth PlaceHarford, Connecticut
FatherDave Evans
SpouseEric Chemi
Age34 years old
Height5 feet 10 inches
58 kg
ChildrenPaul Chemi, Greg Chemi, and Annie Chemi.
Social MediaLinked In, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Salary$700k-$800k annually
Net Worth$3 million



On July 17, Kelly Evans was born in 1985 in Hartford, Connecticut. She then later transferred to Lexington, Virginia, Rockbridge County. Kelly is the daughter of Dave Evans. Evans has not mentioned her mother’s details as well as siblings.

Kelly Evans in her third pregnancy in 2021
Kelly Evans in her third pregnancy in 2021 Source: Instagram

Kelly Evans has always been a good athlete and has gathered eight letters in lacrosse, cross country, and path in the Rockbridge County High School. Kelly also placed 8th in Virginia at the cross-country state championships in her sophomore year in high school. Kelly has American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She has a birth sign, Cancer.



Talking about Kelly Evans’s educational background. She has completed her graduation magna cum laude from the Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, with a degree in business journalism. She also went to George Washington, Honor Scholar at W&L. She also got the First Team All-state, a First-Team All ODAC, and a First Team All-Region selection for lacrosse. In addition, Kelly was a four-time scholar-athlete in her early days. 



Kelly Evans began her career in the Wall Street Journal as a journalist in 2007. Evans covered real estate and economics. Kelly also worked for two years as a reporter for the Global Economics Bureau. Kelly then began writing for the “Ahead of the Tape” column and served as an anchor for News Hub, the Journal’s daily online video. Kelly also wrote for “Heard on the Street.”

Kelly Evans in 2015 CNBC
Kelly Evans in 2015 CNBC Source: Facebook

Kelly’s fan page on the website Redeye was created during her tenure in the Wall Street Journal and identified itself as a group of fans of her, and they sure are a dedicated lot. Before joining CNBC, Kelly Evans was a guest on various news programs such as Fox News, CBS, and Russia Today. Kelly Evans has also written an article titled “The Mixed Blessing of Being the Next ‘Money Honey,'” which discussed her fans’ adoration for her. Kelly Evans worked on CNBC in May 2012 and was believed to have restored former CNBC host Erin Burnett, who left the channel to anchor a news program on CNN

Kelly was assigned to CNBC Europe’s London, England headquarters previously. She was a moderator for the Fox News/Wall Street Journal South Carolina Republican Party debate in Myrtle Beach in 2012. Evans also moderated a part of the 25th annual mock convention event at her alma mater, a James Carville v. Ann Coulter debate.


Who is Kelly Evans husband?

Kelly Evans is a happily married woman. Evans got married to her longtime boyfriend, Eric Chemi. The duo tied a knot in April 2017. There is no other information about the couple’s personal life. Kelly is a beautiful woman with an attractive and charming personality. 

Kelly Evans with her husband and three children in November 2021
Kelly Evans with her husband and three children in November 2021 Source: Twitter


Kelly has given birth to three beautiful children’s. She first gave birth to Paul Chemi in 2018. Her second son, Greg Chemi was born in 2019. Thei daughter, Annie Chemi was born on 2021.


Social Media

Kelly Evans is available on various social media platforms. She is engaged in social media accounts like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook account Kelly has gathered more than 18.8k followers on her Twitter account. In the media and journalism sector, she is more active on her Twitter account. 


Net Worth

Kelly’s estimated net worth is around $3 million. She has done exceptional work in her career. So she has earned decent wealth throughout her career. We hope that she has a great life ahead. 


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