Morgan Radford is no stranger in the journalism world even though she is yet to get to the zenith of her career. The charismatic and beautiful journalist has achieved enviable feats, successfully carving a niche for herself in the industry. Having gained experience from top media houses such as CNN, ESPN, ABC, Al Jazeera America, and NBC over the years, the Harvard graduate’s profile undeniably places her as a force to be reckoned with in the ever-competitive field.
While a bit is known about her work as a journalist, Radford’s personal life is kept well away from prying eyes. However, that has not stopped the public from making inquiries about her background and romantic relationships, information that has stayed well protected for years.
What We Know About Morgan Radford’s Background
A native of Greensboro in North Carolina, Morgan Kelly Radford was welcomed into the world on November 18, 1987. She was bred in her hometown where she attended Grimsley High School. After finishing high school, Radford went for further studies, attending a few prestigious tertiary institutions. She first studied at Duke University before switching to Harvard where she bagged a degree in Spanish, French, and Social Studies.
The young lady later proceeded to top up her profile at Columbia University where she obtained a master’s in Broadcast Journalism. Her post-graduate studies, which commenced in 2011, came to a conclusion in the following year with her effort crowned with success. She was named a Joseph Pulitzer II and Edith Pulitzer Moore Fellow.
Career Achievements and What She Has Been Up To Lately
Morgan Radford’s earliest job stint came right after Harvard when she interned at CNN’s Morning Express with Robin Meade show. Going by her academic qualification, one would have been safe to assume that she would rush to immerse herself in the media immediately after her internship with CNN. However, that was far from the case with the beautiful reporter.
She first bagged a Fulbright Scholarship to teach at South Africa’s University of KwaZulu-Natal. Next, Radford landed a job with ESPN as a production assistant, working behind the scenes for the network during the 2010 World Cup. After her post-graduate degree, she moved on to join the ABC network in 2012. She had a one-year stint with ABC as an anchor before landing another job as a correspondent and anchor with Al Jazeera America in 2013.
Morgan Radford currently works with NBC News. She has served the network in various capacities since she joined in September 2015, and has covered a variety of major issues both locally and across the globe. More so, fans can recognize the charming journalist from popular NBC shows such as the Nightly News and Today Show among others.
The TV personality does not just entertain fans on the mainstream media but also on social media. While the journalist may not be active on all popular social networking sites, she has amassed a strong fan base and connects with fans on a personal note via her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts.
Meet Her Parents
Morgan Radford is one of those public figures who prefer to keep details of their personal lives under wraps. Consequently, there is an air of mystery shrouding who her parents are, her family background, and her early life. However, it is no secret that the journalist is the daughter of Lily Kelly-Radford, a clinical psychologist turned management consultant.
But while her mother’s name and occupation are known, her father’s identity and career profile have not been disclosed. Judging by pictures of Morgan and her dad together on social media, however, it is apparent that the duo shares a close bond and striking resemblance. More so, he is presumed to be actively involved in his daughter’s life.
Radford’s skin color and looks are obvious pointers to the fact that she is of mixed ethnicity. The American journalist whose grandmother was a Jamaican immigrant has both Cuban and African-American roots. Her social media posts also suggest that she comes from a close-knit family and has strong family values. Despite her demanding work schedules, she tries to spend quality time with her family.
The Identity of the Man in Her Life Revealed
Since she came into the limelight, many (especially male fans) have been curious to know more about Morgan Radford’s relationship status. The popular journalist is a pretty private woman who loves to be discreet with details of her personal life. Despite the secrecy shrouding her love life, however, we do know that Radford is single and has never engaged in any matrimonial union in the past. On the issue of kids, she doesn’t have any yet.
Over the years, people have continued to express their curiosity about the man in her life. Trying to unravel the identity of this mystery man earned some positive results when on the 27th of March 2019, Morgan Radford shared an Instagram photograph, picturing her on a beach in Varadero Cuba with a guy she called ‘Dining Hall Dave’. According to her, she met Dave who is a soccer player at Eliot dining hall some years back. Fans couldn’t help but conclude that the gangly dude could be the man in her life when she gushed about him, declaring Dave the best partner a girl can dream of.
Now, there is absolutely no further reason to speculate as the man’s identity has been finally unraveled; his name is David Williams and they have been long time lovers having met at college when Radford was just 18. Their love still endured when David had to leave for law school as they kept in touch through various means to later reunite at the end. What’s more, Dave has popped the big question, and Radford is over the moon with joy as she looks forward to a life of bliss with her dream man.
The Captivating Body Features That Endears Fans to Morgan Radford
Morgan Radford has enviable physical attributes. The black-haired NBC correspondent is perhaps not one of your tallest nor shortest screen favorites. Although she mostly appears taller in front of the camera and on stilettos, Morgan actually stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches. Her weight has not been disclosed but her bust-waist-hips measurement has been reported to be 34-25-35 inches.