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Short Info

SpouseChris Bro
FactShe is a 1991 graduate of Cornell University, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and a newscaster on WVBR, and holds a Masters in Foreign Service from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Currently serves as a member of the Communications Department's advisory council at Cornell University and as a member of the national board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America.


Who is Kate Snow?

Kate was born in Bangor, Maine USA, on 10 June 1969 – her zodiac sign is Gemini, and she holds American nationality. She’s a TV journalist who’s probably known best for the work which she’s done for the American TV network NBC, especially for serving as senior national correspondent for their shows “Today” and “Dateline NBC”.

Early life and education

Kate was raised in Burnt Hills, New York State alongside her sister Barbara and brother Joshua, by their father Dean R. Snow who’s an Iroquoian expert and anthropologist, and their mother who’s was also academically inclined.

Kate was urged by her parents to focus on her education from a very early age, as they wanted her to pursue a college degree and become successful.

She studied at Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School and was interested in numerous activities during her four years there, including writing for the school newspaper, practicing acting with the school’s drama club and dancing.

Upon matriculating in 1987, Kate enrolled at Cornell University from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 1991; she continued her education at Georgetown University, from which she gained a Master’s degree in foreign service in 1993.

Career as a journalist

Kate launched her career in 1995, when hired to work as a reporter at the ABC-affiliated TV station KOAT, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she stayed for three years before she was invited to join CNN as their reporter.

Kate subsequently joined ABC News in 2003, and for the following year worked as their White House correspondent for their show “Good Morning America”. She was then promoted to co-hosting the show “Good Morning America Weekend Edition”, a job which she held for the following six years. Kate covered many important stories during the seven years which she had spent at ABC News, including the Sarah Palin’s campaign for vice president, the 2004 Democratic National Convention, and the 2008 presidential election.

She was hired by NBC News in 2010 and became the correspondent for their weekly reality legal show “Dateline NBC”, while she also contributed to many of their other shows.

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She became the anchor of the Sunday show “NBC Nightly News” in September 2015, and the same month saw her also start hosting a two-hour show on “MSNBC Live”. In 2016, Kate interviewed many women who had accused American stand-up comedian and actor Bill Cosby for sexual assault – these were featured in the show “Dateline NBC”, and won her a News & Documentary Emmy Award.

In April 2017, Kate became a senior national correspondent for NBC News, and thus quit appearing in MSNBC shows; she has since covered numerous stories for “Dateline NBC”, “Today” and “NBC Nightly News”.

Since October 2019, Kate has been hosting Oxygen pay TV’s true crime series “Relentless”.

Presence on social media networks

Kate is quite active on Instagram, and is today followed by more 30,000 people on the network, while she’s uploaded close to 2,000 pictures, most of which feature her during her everyday life, and thus reveal a lot about her. She’s shown to her fans that she’s passionate about travelling, and her career has taken her to various US states and many European and Asian countries, while Kate’s favorite city seems to be Los Angeles, California. She’s also revealed that she’s physically active and goes running nearly every day, while she used to have a couple of training sessions at the gym every week during her 20s and 30s.

I don’t really have words. I tried on @nbcnightlynews but if you could see what I see here in Mayfield KY… I have…

Posted by Kate Snow on Saturday, December 11, 2021

Kate launched her Twitter account in June 2009, which is today followed by close to 100,000 people, while she’s tweeted more than 20,000 times, mostly to share various news with her fans.

Kate’s also active on Facebook, and her page is today followed by over 30,000 people, while she tends to update it at least once a week.

She doesn’t have her own TikTok account nor YouTube channel, but various videos featuring Kate have been uploaded by other users on both networks.

Love life and husband

Kate rarely shares any details regarding her love life with the public, but it’s still known that she’s today a married woman. Her husband is American radio presenter Chris Bro, who only gained recognition after it was revealed that he and Kate had exchanged vows; the exact date of their wedding remains undisclosed, but it’s believed that they married in a private ceremony in1999, attended by only the closest of their friends and family members.

They have two children together: daughter Abigail Keller and son Zack.

Kate hasn’t mentioned any other men whom she has perhaps been with, so as of April 2022, she’s married to Chris Bro, and they have two children together.

Hobbies and other interests

Kate’s a philanthropist and has worked with various charity organizations, while mostly with those which aim to improve the quality of life for underprivileged children and war veterans. She has also donated money to a couple of animal shelters – her pet dog can be seen featured in a couple of her Instagram pictures and videos.

Kate’s favorite season is winter, mostly because she enjoys wearing warm clothes and likes snow, as she’s an avid skier.

She likes to stay at natural locations when travelling, and enjoys exploring national parks in whatever countries she visits.

Kate enjoys tasting various cuisines – her favorite seems to be Italian food.

She likes to watch movies in her spare time, and her favorite actor and actress are Al Pacino and Helena Bonham Carter, while a couple of her favorite films include the trilogy “The Godfather”, “Scent of a Woman” and “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street”.

Illness

In April 2020, Kate’s husband was diagnosed with coronavirus and she took a couple of days off to help him cope with the disease. She later opened up about it in the show “NBC Nightly News”, and revealed that her husband was recovering.

Age, height and net worth

Kate’s age is 52. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 3ins (1.6m) and she weighs around 110lbs (50kgs).

As of April 2022, her net worth has been estimated at more than $3 million.

General Info

Full NameKate Snow
ProfessionTV Journalist
EducationCornell University, Georgetown University
NationalityAmerican

Family

SpouseChris Bro
ChildrenAbigail Keller Bro, Zach Bro
ParentsDean R. Snow

Accomplishments

AwardsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long Form, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Interview, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast, News & Documentary Emmy Award...
NominationsNews & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program, News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast, News & Documentary Emmy Award for...
TV ShowsRock Center with Brian Williams, MSNBC Live, NBC Nightly News, Dateline NBC, Today, Good Morning America

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Facts

#Fact
1Native of Burnt Hills, Saratoga County, New York.
2Left ABC in 2010 to become a correspondent for NBC's newsmagazine Dateline NBC (1992). In addition, she has also filled in as anchor for NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (1970).
3Her younger sister, Barbara, lives in Portland, Oregon.
4Daughter of noted anthropologist and Iroquoian Dean R. Snow, Professor at Pennsylvania State University.
5Joined ABC in 2003 as Good Morning America (1975)'s White House reporter before she was tapped to co-host Good Morning America Weekend Edition (1993) from 2004 to 2010.
6She is a 1991 graduate of Cornell University, where she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and a newscaster on WVBR, and holds a Masters in Foreign Service from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Currently serves as a member of the Communications Department's advisory council at Cornell University and as a member of the national board of Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America.
7Gave birth to daughter, Abigail Keller, with husband Chris on September, 5th 2005. She weighed 8 lbs 13 oz.

Pictures

Movies

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
MSNBC Live2017TV SeriesHerself - Host
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt2011-2017TV SeriesHerself - Substitute Anchor / Herself - National Correspondent / Herself - Correspondent / ...
Weekend Today2012-2017TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent / Herself - Substitute Co-Anchor
Dateline on ID2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent
Inside Edition2014-2016TV Series documentaryHerself
The Daily Show2016TV SeriesHerself
Dateline NBC2011-2015TV Series documentaryHerself - Correspondent / Herself / Herself - Correspondent (segment "Royal Wedding")
Extra2015TV SeriesHerself
Today2011-2015TV SeriesHerself - National Correspondent / Herself - Correspondent / Herself - Substitute Co-Anchor / ...
Rock Center with Brian Williams2011-2013TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent / Interviewer (segment: 'Austin Power') / Interviewer (segment: 'Flight Delay') / ...
Meet the Press2012TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2010TV SeriesHerself - Guest Expert
Good Morning America Weekend Edition2009TV SeriesHerself - Co-Anchor
ABC News: Inauguration 20092009TV MovieHerself - Correspondent
ABC News Nightline2007-2008TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent
Good Morning America2004-2008TV SeriesHerself - Correspondent / Correspondent
Good Morning America Weekend Edition2007TV SeriesHerself - host
ABC World News Tonight with David Muir2004-2006TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself - NBC News National Correspondent
Extra2015TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2015TV Series documentaryHerself - NBC News

Awards

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2015EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsBest Story in a Regularly Scheduled NewscastNBC Nightly News (1970)
2010EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story - Long FormABC News: Inauguration 2009 (2009)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2015EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled NewscastNBC Nightly News (1970)
2013EmmyNews & Documentary Emmy AwardsOutstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News MagazineDateline NBC (1992)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia
Author

Benjy is currently a reporter for BiographyPedia based in Adelaide, Australia. Prior to joining BiographyPedia in July 2019, he was a Bizarre TV reporter and theatre critic at TheSun. Benjy has also written for DailyMail and TMZ. Benjy studied journalism at Goldsmiths University of London, graduating in 2009. You can contact him at [email protected]a.org.

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