Kathleen Matthews

Who is Kathleen Matthews?

Kathleen Matthews was Marriott International’s former chief communications and public relations officer. Kathleen Matthews previously worked as a reporter at WJLA-TV for two and a half years. Furthermore, she ran for the U.S. Maryland’s 8th Congressional District in the 2016 elections.

Kathleen Matthews – Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Kathleen Matthews was born in San Francisco, California, on August 9, 1953. 

Kathleen Ann Cunningham is her birth name.

Despite her celebrity, she has not revealed any details about her parents or relatives.

She is of American descent and of the Gaelic (Scottish and Irish) race.

Kathleen received her bachelor’s degree from Stanford University in 1975. 

She is also a graduate of the Institute of Politics at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government.

She also holds degrees from the University of South Carolina and Philadelphia’s Chestnut Hill College.

Net Worth of Kathleen Matthews? Salary, Earning

Kathleen Matthews has a net worth of approximately $4 million. 

In 2014, her pay at Marriott was believed to be around $1.4 million.

Kathleen was regarded as the wealthiest candidate among the 8th Congressional District candidates. 

When asked about her joint assets, the Matthewses stated that the Marriott International stock market value ranged between $1 million and $5 million.

It was revealed that she has between $250,000 and $500,000 in Blackstreet Capital through a private entity. 

Furthermore, the pair have paid off the mortgage on their Chevy Chase Village property, which is valued at $2 million.

Her husband, Chris Mathews, has a net worth of $25 million as of 2021.

Facts of Kathleen Matthews

Age: 69 years
Birth Date: August 9, 1953
Full Name: Kathleen Matthews
Net Worth: $4 Million
Profession Chief communications, Public relations officer, Reporter

Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend

Kathleen Matthews has a husband. Chris Mathews, her husband, is her husband. 

Chris is a former political analyst, author, journalist, and businessman from the United States.

The pair have been married for a long time. 

On June 21, 1980, they married at Trinity College in Washington, DC. They are the parents of three children.

Kathleen Matthews is with Chris Mathews. Source: Flickr

Michael, their first child, was born in 1983. Thomas was most likely born around 1986. 

He is now an actor and producer. Caroline, their daughter, was born in 1998. 

She interned for President Obama’s federal deficit commission.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color

The journalist Kathleen Matthews Stands 5 feet 5 inches tall on average. She’s probably around 67 kilos.

Kathleen has gorgeous hazel eyes and light blonde hair.

Kathleen Matthews – Professional Career

Matthews began her profession as a journalist after graduating in 1976. 

She began her career as a production assistant for ABC’s Washington, DC affiliate WJLA.

From 1982 through 1991, she worked as a producer, writer, reporter, and anchor. 

From 2001 to 2006, she hosted and executive produced the television show ‘Working Woman.’ 

She worked as a reporter for over 15 years before retiring in 2006.

In 2006, Kathleen began working for the worldwide diversified hospitality firm ‘Marriott.’ 

She was the company’s Executive Vice President of Global Communications and Public Affairs until 2015.

Kathleen launched her candidacy for Maryland’s 8th congressional district as a Democratic Party candidate on June 3, 2015. 

She finished third, trailing only Jamie Rakshin and billionaire David Trone.

After Bruce Poole resigned as Chair of the Maryland Democratic Party on March 1, 2017, she served as interim chairman.

In addition, she was voted to a four-year term as state party Chair. 

Despite the fact that she was succeeded as Chair by Maya Rockeymoore Cummings in December 2018.

Kathleen Matthews – Social Media Status

Kathleen does not appear to have an official Instagram account, although there are several fanmade accounts with 325, 100, and up to 500 followers.

She started Twitter in June 2015 and now has over 1.7K followers. 

Her Facebook profile most likely has around 1.5K followers.

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Quick Facts of Kathleen Matthews

  • Kathleen is the former chief communications and public affairs officer of Marriott International.
  • Before it, She worked as a reporter at WJLA-TV.
  • Kathleen was a candidate for Maryland’s 8th Congressional District in the 2016 elections.
  • Her husband Chris Mathews net worth is $25 million as of 2021.
  • Kathleen is seen covering various controversial news but has never been involved in any of them.
  • She is married to her husband Chris Mathews.