Who is Kelly Nash? Wiki Bio
Kelly Nash was born in Davie, Florida USA, on 22 October 1990, so her zodiac sign is Libra and she holds American nationality. She is a sports TV host, best known for working for the National Hockey League (NHL) Network.
Early life and education
Kelly was raised in Davie alongside her two sisters Carolyn and Kaitlyn Nash by their mother who is a housewife, and their father Ed Nash who is a fisherman. Her family is originally from Portugal, as her paternal grandfather came to Florida USA in his teens.
She grew up watching baseball with her father and sisters, and her favorite team has always been Miami Marlins, and after watching sports anchors, she decided that she wanted to become a journalist and a reporter.
She attended St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where she was mostly focused on her journalism club, while also physically active playing lacrosse and soccer. Upon matriculation, she enrolled at Clemson University in South Carolina on a full scholarship if she covered their sports events as a reporter.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication in 2006, then continued her education, and obtained her Master’s degree in 2009 from the same college.
Kelly further improved her education by receiving a Master’s degree in TV broadcast journalism in 2010 from the University of Miami.
Career as a reporter and journalist
She launched her career as a journalist in 2011 when she joined the ACC Digital Network, serving as a host and production assistant before moving to Fox Sports Florida.
She worked as their sideline reporter, and during the time spent with them covered the baseball team Tampa Bay Rays, the basketball team Orlando Magic, and the hockey team Tampa Bay Lightning.
In March 2015, Kelly became a member of the MLB Network team, serving as their host and reporter often providing material for the National Hockey League Network, and was soon made the host of shows “Quick Pitch” and “On The Fly”. In June 2018, she launched her own podcast called “Baseball & Chill” together with Scott Braun, a reporter working at MLB and NHL Networks, which covers everything related to baseball, including the players and coaches’ personal lives.
Kelly is also coaching ‘run batted in’ baseball to children aged nine to twelve, alongside two male coaches.
Love life and husband
There have been some rumors circulating the internet that the popular reporter might have married someone in 2019, but the rumors haven’t been backed up and Kelly seems to be keeping the details of her personal life to herself. She has, however, used her Twitter account to share the things which she would love about her man, including that he should be into nature and like hiking, has to treat women with the respect that they deserve, and has to like animals.
In January 2020, Kelly uploaded a picture onto her Instagram account featuring herself and a mysterious man, and the picture was instantly flooded with comments about whether or not the two were dating. After trying to explain several times that the two are just close friends, Kelly deleted the picture.
Hobbies and other interests
Kelly likes to travel, and has been all around the US while she has recently visited Paris in France, and has uploaded pictures from her trip onto her Instagram account; she has also visited other countries such as Italy and Spain.
She is a huge lover of animals, and has a pet Maltese dog called Ava which is now 14 years old. Kelly often volunteers at a local zoo as well as at a local animal shelter, and is using her internet fame to help abandoned animals find their new families.
She likes to watch movies in her spare time, and some of her favorite actresses and actors are Julianne Moore, Charlize Theron and Will Smith while some of her favorite movies are “Love & Other Drugs”, “One Day”, and “Love, Actually”. She is also keen on watching TV series, with two of her favorites being “Sex and the City” and “The Office”.
Exercising and dieting
Kelly is also using her social media network to advise people to exercise and eat healthy foods, and how to do workouts. She has several training sessions at the gym each week, while some of her favorite things to do are to run in a park or to use a treadmill if the weather is bad. Kelly occasionally receives gifts from brands such as Adidas, and she then returns the favor by promoting the brand on her Instagram account.
She is following a strict diet during workdays, meaning no fast food, sugar, and very little meat, while she eats whatever she wants during the weekend, which is in most cases pizza. She is also focused on her mental health, which is why she does yoga several times per week, while she also meditates on a daily basis for at least 20 minutes.
Appearance and net worth
Kelly is 29 years old. She has long blonde hair and blue eyes, is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall, and weighs around 136lbs (62kgs), with vital statistics of 37-24-35;she wears shoes size seven. As of March 2020, her net worth is estimated at over $1 million.