The ability for people to live their respective truths without the fear of persecution or abuse has been the mantra of the call for the legalization of gay marriage and when it was finally achieved in 2016, it allowed several men and women across all spheres of life to walk down the altar with their chosen partner. One pair who have since openly lived their lives as gay couple is Clinton Kelly and his husband, Damon Bayles.
While Clinton Kelly is a well-known public figure, who is a co-host of What Not to Wear, his husband, Damon Bayles, on the other hand, works in a more reserved profession as a clinical psychologist. Here, we take a look at everything you should know about him, including his background and net worth.
Damon Bayles’ Background Details
As far as background information about Damon Bayles is concerned, specifics remain elusive. So far, all we know about Clinton Kelly’s husband is, he was born sometime in the 70s. Details regarding his background all remain unknown. However, while his childhood life remains a mystery, there is some light regarding his academic life, which involves his journey to becoming a clinical psychologist.
Damon Bayles attended Brown University where he earned his first degree in English Literature and Yeshiva University where he studied psychology and earned his qualifications to become a professional psychologist.
As for his career, Damon Bayles is known for his expertise in the area of depression and anxiety. He is well-versed in the treatment of interpersonal and relationship difficulties, along with substance abuse. His methods include using traditional psychodynamic means and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. While like most psychologists, Damon Bayles conducts private sessions, he also hosts seminars at Equinox Health Clubs and consults for their coaching program in health psychology.
On the other hand, his husband, Clinton Kelly is a native of Panama City, Panama who was born on the 22nd of February, 1969. He grew up and had his formative years in New York where he attended high school at Comsewogue High School before heading over to college at Boston College and earning his journalism degree at Medill School of Journalism in Northwestern University.
While Damon Bayles’ career has focused on improving the mind and the brain, his husband, Clinton Kelly, has developed a career by improving people’s physical looks as a fashion consultant. He earned his popularity via the show, What Not to Wear which he hosted between 2003 and 2013.
Aside from his work on the show, he has appeared on other fashion related shows like Miss America, Miss America: Behind the Curtain, The Tyra Banks Show and a few others. Clinton Kelly’s career as a public personality has also included his appearances in other shows like The Marilyn Denis Show, The Wendy Williams Show, The Dr. Oz Show, The Meredith Vieria Show, Love at First Swipe, Love Lust and several others.
Through Clinton Kelly’s career on TV, both Clinton and Damon Bayles have become notable celebrities, which has also reflected in their social media popularity where Clinton has over 300 thousand followers on his Instagram page (@clintonkellyoh) and over 220 thousand on his Twitter profile.
Aside from his work as a fashion consultant, TV host and media personality, Damon Bayles’ husband, Clinton Kelly is also an actor who has appeared in shows like House of Cards and Nashville.
Details of His Net Worth
Speaking of Damon Bayles’ net worth, the clinical psychologist has a personal net worth of $1 million, which is not far away from his more popular husband’s net worth, Clinton Kelly, who has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He is believed to have been able to amass his wealth from his investments and earnings as a psychologist.
Is He Still Married To Clinton Kelly?
When you don’t hear or read about a celebrity’s personal life in the news for a long while, it might raise suggestions and rumors of a breakup but that isn’t the case for Damon Bayles and Clinton Kelly. Both of them are still very much married to each other and have been so since they made their vows to each other in 2009 at their home in Bantam, Connecticut.
They met for the first time in 2007 and began a relationship in the same year, dating for about two years before getting married in 2009. The couple shares a dog, whom they named Mary and they appear to be living a happy life together based on photos of them that have made it to social media.