Kelly Stewart, or Kelly In Vegas, is a prominent handicapper analyst who has emerged and risen in the male-dominated sports gambling sector. She is also a sport betting picks and tips platform, Wager Talk.
Before accomplishing a promising career, Stewart worked in a nightclub, climbed her stairs in sports betting, and finally landed in an analyst position.
Recently, she came into highlight after being terminated from ESPN for her past tweet.
The sports gambling expert was born on November 5, 1983. Though she has kept her birthplace unveiled, it is a known fact that Kelly grew up in Manhattan, Kansas. Her birth sign is Scorpio.
Apart from that, she has not spoken much about her heritage. As of 2021, Kelly’s age is 38 years old, and currently residing in Los Angeles.
Kelly Stewart’s Family And Education
Kelly adores her family and occasionally shares her family moments on social media. One such beautiful moment was her sharing a picture with her father on the occasion of Father’s Day.
In that post, she penned down that it was finally okay for her to share a photo of her father as she had already wished him beforehand, and he would not know about it.
So, it seems like Stewart respects her family’s privacy, so she hasn’t shed any light regarding her parent’s identity. Moreover, digging up her socials, Kelly also has a sister.
After completing high school, Kelly enrolled in Kansas State University in 2002 and graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A) degree in Marketing in 2007. Moreover, she also has a Minor in Leadership Studies from the same university.
Short Career / Early Life
Kelly worked hard to build her name in the sports gambling area. The analyst started her career as a waitress in a nightclub in Vegas. However, she commenced her journey in sport betting in 2011 from the Hard Rock Casino.
There, she interacted with the casino’s sportsbook manager, who let her place bets for him. With time, Kelly was intrigued by sports betting. By 2012, she earned recognition in this field when she hit 85-1 parley.
Furthermore, Kelly also has her website titled, KellyinVegas, active since August 2013. She is also in the position of Director of Media Relations for Wager Talk for the last three years and has been employed as the Bleacher Report for WarnerMedia since May 2019.
In addition, Kelly was also appointed as the sports betting analyst for ESPN in May 2021 before her contract was terminated only a month later.
Why Was Kelly Stweart’s Terminated From ESPN?
After being employed by ESPN, Kelly’s last tweet, which she posted in 2012, immediately started to speculate on the internet. Though it is not known what she had precisely tweeted, she had expressed her prejudice against gay people and even used anti-gay slurs.
The unimaginable thing is that someone has dug up and retrieved her tweet, which she had deleted years ago, and cost her the job. After the contract was canceled, Kelly also posted an official apology statement on her social media.
Who Is Kelly Stewart’s Husband?
Looking at Kelly’s social media handle, it is pretty evident that she is in a committed relationship with her beau, Brett Siedlecki. The couple frequently shares their blissful moments on the internet, and it looks like the couple has been dating for over five years.
However, it seems like the couple does not think of settling down soon as they have not spoken anything regarding their wedding yet. So, Brett is not Kelly’s husband yet.
Kelly’s fans are searching the internet about her and Jon Stewart as Jon made Kelly cry back in 2015. However, the person who shed tears because of him is not handicapper analyst Kelly Stewart but the American journalist Megyn Kelly.
Moreover, as both of them share the same last name, people might be assuming that they are related to each other. But, they only share the same surname and nothing else.
Kelly is comparatively smaller than Cabbie Richards and Chad Johnson. She is currently flaunting her chest-length blonde hair with her beautiful bluish-green eyes.
Besides this, there is no other information about her appearance available on the internet.
How Much is Kelly Stewart Net Worth?
As Kelly is one of the recognized personalities in the sports betting industry, it is no doubt that she has accumulated a hefty net worth. Also, she is earning good revenue from her website, KellyinVegas. Yet, Stewart has not publicly revealed her net income.
Other Interesting Facts And Trivia About Kelly Stewart:
Kelly has a french bulldog named Koko, who is her bestfriend.
She was fired from ESPN after a month of signing a contract. Then, she joined Barstool Sports in July 2021.
Kelly first visited Vegas at the age of 19 after winning a trip in a bikini contest.
Stewart is the only well-known female handicapper. She has won 85/1 parlay and cashed the 2014 “Mini Contest” in Westgate’s prestigious SuperContest.
Kelly has 54.2K followers as of November 2021 on Instagram.