A charismatic and beautiful journalist, Morgan Radford is no stranger to the broadcasting field. Though she’s yet to get to the zenith of her career, Radford 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 fans may be well aware of Morgan’s professional achievements in front of the camera, not much is known about her life off-screen. Find out interesting facts you never knew about the NBC News correspondent.
Who Is Morgan Radford?
A North Carolina native, Morgan Kelly Radford was welcomed into the world on November 18, 1987. Morgan was bred in her hometown of Greensboro where she attended Grimsley High School. Going by her academic records, it is safe to say Radford is an intellectual and learned lady. For her tertiary education, she first studied at Duke University before switching to Harvard where she bagged a degree in Spanish, French, and Social Studies. Morgan proceeded to top up her profile at Columbia University where she obtained a graduate degree in Broadcast Journalism.
Morgan Radford’s earliest job stint came right after Harvard when she interned at CNN’s Morning Express with Robin Meade show. She later 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. She worked behind the scenes with the network during the 2010 World Cup coverage. After her post-graduate degree, Morgan moved on to ABC channel in 2012. She had a one-year stint with the network 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 in various capacities since she joined the network on 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, Today Show, and MSNBC, among others.
Her Parents and Ethnicity
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 early life. However, it is no secret that the journalist is the daughter of Lily Kelly-Radford, a clinical psychologist turned management consultant.
On the other hand, her father’s identity and career profile have not been disclosed. But judging by pictures of Morgan and her dad together on social media, 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. Mogan’s 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.
Other Facts About Morgan Radford
Love Life, Is She Married?
Since she came into the limelight, many (especially male fans) have been curious about Morgan Radford’s relationship status. But the beautiful journalist is a pretty private woman who loves to be discreet with details of her personal life. Despite the secrecy shrouding her love life, we do know that Radford is not married yet and is sans kids.
Moreover, since she has not been romantically linked to anyone over the years, it is also safe to say the NBC News correspondent is single. Regardless of her decision to keep details of her love life private, fans are hopeful that she’ll find true love soon enough and also enjoy a love story that ends happily.
Social Media Presence
Morgan Radford 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 fanbase and connects with fans on a personal note via her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts.
Height and Other Body Measurements
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 is 34-25-35 inches.