Kristen Ledlow is arguably one of the best in her field, the US-based TV sports broadcaster has made her presence felt in the industry. The beautiful television personality gained widespread fame with NBA TV as a broadcaster while hosting one of the station’s programs called Inside Stuff.
There is no doubt that Ledlow has made a mark in the media world as a strong and focused woman. Her undeniable passion for journalism led her into becoming a household name in television anchoring. Since she became a public figure, a lot of questions have been asked about her with many wondering the kind of childhood she had, the background of the family she hails from, and what have you. To learn more about Kristen Ledlow, read her profile below.
Kristen Ledlow’s Bio & Age
Born on January 18, 1988, in Tallahassee, Florida, she was raised by her American parents whose names are Rita and Roger Ledlow. She grew up in her hometown along with her sister-Lauren Ledlow. Kristen is an American citizen and is of white ethnicity.
She started her education when she became a pupil of Christain Community School. After that, she moved on to another Christain school, the North Florida Christian School in Tallahassee, Florida. Her interest in sports piqued here as she played both volley and basketball with the school’s teams.
When it was time to move on, Kristen Ledlow became a student of Southeastern University, a private Christian institution located in Lakeland, Florida. It was at this institution that she bagged her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcasting and Communications. As one would expect, she was a part of the school’s volleyball team. Kristen also started polishing her skills here as she served as the main anchor for the men’s basketball games.
She was also involved in beauty pageants while in school, she won the regional Miss Capital City USA crown and finished at third place in the state pageant.
Immediately after her graduation, Ledlow began working with the Tallahassee ABC-affiliated television station-WTXL-TV as the host of the station’s Good News Show. She also worked as a writer for the Tallahassee Quarterback Club and served as a radio presenter for ESPN Tallahassee as she later went ahead to become the sideline broadcaster for Florida State Seminoles football games.
She was later offered a job at CBS Sports Radio as a co-broadcaster of The Opening Drive, it was later discovered that she rejected an internship with ESPN to work in an athletic division.
In 2013, Kristen Ledlow began her work with the Entercom radio station – WZGC FM in Midtown Atlanta, as the radio presenter where she worked alongside Jason Bailey and Randy Cross. Sadly, she stopped working with the station in 2014, precisely on the 4th of March.
In 2015, just a year after she left WZGC FM, she was hired by the famous National Basketball Association TV as the broadcaster for NBA Inside Stuff with her colleague and ex-NBA basketballer Grant Hill.
Kristen Ledlow also appeared in an episode of the annual basketball game exhibition-NBA All-Star Weekend Celebrity Game. She represented the East team and was able to score two times in the first session of the game in 2014.
Her Engagement and Husband
Kristen Ledlow is married to the US-based professional basketball player Kyle Anderson, who plays for the Memphis Grizzlies as the team’s small forward in the NBA. He has also worked with teams like San Antonio Spurs and Austin Spurs in the past.
The couple actually dated for a while and after their engagement, Kristen Ledlow shared a picture of their rings on her Instagram.
The lovebirds tied the knot in the presence of their families and friends at a wedding ceremony held in December 2018. Even though Ledlow is some years older than her husband, it did not stop the love and intentions they had for each other. There has not been any news about them separating as the couple seems to be happy in their marriage.
The stunning ex-beauty queen height is 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a weight of about 59 kg. There is no doubt that her height is one of the great attributes of her fine body features.