Not often do we come across a woman of many talents like Lisa Kennedy Montgomery. She is outstandingly talented, outspoken, a woman with strong opinions and a versatile host. She is what she calls herself, “a Republitarian”, due to her diverse political views.
Mostly known by millions as Kennedy, Lisa Kennedy Montgomery is the perfect example of a woman with ecstatic beauty and brains.
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery Bio
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, one of the world’s most versatile and multi-talented women was born on September 8, 1972, in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S. and was raised by her mother along with her two brothers. They lived in Lake Oswego, Oregon.
Lisa attended Lakeridge high school and graduated from The University of California, Los Angeles where she earned herself a bachelor’s degree in philosophy.
Her fame doesn’t only come from her being a political commentator. While she is celebrated as the anchor of Kennedy on the fox business network, she was admired for being MTV VJ and has received warm approval for being a radio personality. As an author, her first book titled Hey ladies! Tales and Tips for Curious Girls was published in 1999. In 2016, she published another book – The Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through Rose-Colored Glasses. The book discussed what she has so far experienced as a TV personality.
Virgin Kennedy, as she was nicknamed at KROQ-FM, where she started her career as an intern has since worked a number of jobs after completing her internship in the Los Angeles based radio station. She joined MTV as a VJ in the 90s and hosted Alternative nation, a daily late-night MTV show that ran from 1992-1997. She also hosted The Buzz on KQBZ, in Seattle between 1999 and 2001. Kennedy later left Seattle to co-host The future with Ahmet and Kennedy, with Ahmed Zappa in 2001 on comedy radio network.
More to that, Lisa also hosted a number of shows like Friend or Foe? on the game show network, in 2002, and Music on the morning of KYSR, 2009-2014. GSN’s shows; Win tuition in 2003 and Who wants to be governor of California? She has also co-hosted a couple of other shows like The Big House in Malibu, Kennedy and Suits along with Bryan Suits in 2008; The Independents on the fox business network in 2012 and so on. She appeared as guest host on several occasions for KFI’s Los Angeles talk radio and later got hired by the radio station.
She joined Fox business network in 2012 as a contributor. While she is a contributor to reason.com on ReasonTV, she currently anchors Kennedy which airs by 8 pm Monday through Thursday for fox business network.
Lisa is a registered Republican and also a libertarian. She has a pink Republican Elephant tattooed on her thigh. She supports same-sex marriage and has stirred up controversies for her opposition to the war on drugs and bureaucratic regulation. In the 1994 VMAs, she mimed oral sex on a mic while standing next to Rudy Giuliani.
Who’s Lisa’s Husband?
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery is married to former professional snowboarder, Dave Lee. They exchanged vows in 2000. This couple won’t be named as one of those couples who flaunt their love relationship in front of cameras as they have maintained a low-key relationship. Lisa, like many other celebrities, keep her love life hidden and secretive, she barely gives a hint about her past and current relationships.
However, it is known that the couple has two kids together. Their daughter Pele was born on July 1, 2005. They welcomed their second child some few years later. The couple and their kids currently live in New York.
Height and Body Stats
Lisa is a believer in full-body exfoliation. She uses Clarisonic on her face and neck. According to her, she likes dry brushing before taking a shower.
Lisa has celiac, as such, she eats gluten-free foods and in order to ward off inflammation, she doesn’t take dairy.
Being a non-pro triathlete, she trains with a triathlon team in California. This TV personality has been swimming, running and riding bikes for 23 years now. It helps her keep her fitness level in check.
Montgomery stands to be averagely 5ft 8in (1.72) tall. She weighs about 130Ib (59kg). While she sports a slim shaped body, dark brown curly hair and light brown eyes, other details of her body measurements are unknown.
Salary and Net Worth
There is no doubt that she earns nothing less than a six-figure salary. With her unending list of TV show hosting, one thing we are sure of is that this lady earns well enough to be profitably comfortable.
Rumours have it that her net worth is within a region of $2.6 million. But then, Kennedy herself has never gone public about her earnings and net worth.