Kathryn Tappen was born on the 9th of April, 1981. She was born in Morristown, New Jersey. She is an American sportscaster, host, and reporter who has been known basically for her role in NBC Sports Group. She is popularly known for covering Notre Dame Football, NHL Live, Football Night in America.
Kathryn Tappen was enrolled in the Rutgers University whereby she got academic as well as athletic scholarships. There she was a member of the track and cross country teams that produced 2012 Olympian Julie Culley. She began running as a freshman since she was in high school.She also played basketball and softball. She continued running every season through senior year. She was hence interested in the field of sports since a very small age.
Kathryn Tappen's began her career as a presenter and reporter with the CSTV on 2003. She then moved to the host in another media called WJAR channel. There she also worked as a weekday sports reporter. After that in the year 2006, she joined in on the New England Sports Network. There, she hosted for the Boston Bruins games. In 2011, she then moved on to the NHL Network and then to the NBC Sports Network on 2014.
Since then she has hosted several events including the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Olympic Winter Games. She has also been working on the NHL Network where she covers the NHL Winter Classic, NHL All-Star Game and much more. She has also been in the part of NBC Olympics production of the 2016 Rio Olympics and is going to join the 2018 Pyeongchang.
Kathryn Tappen was married to Jay Leach previously, but she is divorced and is living single now. She got married to the defenseman of NHL, Jay Leach in 2009. The couple were in a relationship and had been dating each other before they got married. They did not have any children, but there were rumors of her getting pregnant.
The couple got divorced in 2015. There are no any news and rumors of Kathryn dating anybody after getting divorced with her husband, and it seems that she is taking some time off before getting in another relation with someone or making a boyfriend.
She has the net worth of thousands of dollars, but the exact figure has not been known till date. Her exact salary is also not disclosed in any media till now. She has the height of 5 feet and 10 inches and a has a classy looking personality, and she is attractive too. She is 36 years of age now. Her bio can be found on different wiki links like Wikipedia.
She is also very active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. She has more than 8000 followers on Instagram and 17000 followers on Facebook.