How much is Kathryn Dennis worth?
|Date of Birth:
|August 6, 1991 (age 31)
|United States of America
|5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
About Kathryn Dennis
Kathryn Dennis is an American entrepreneur, fashion model, reality television star, and socialite. She rose to prominence after landing a role in the television show Southern Charm. She joined the show in March 2014 where she is one of the leading characters. As of now, she has appeared in all six seasons and 82 episodes of the reality. In addition to Southern Charm, she also has sporadic appearances on other television programs such as Celebrity Page, and Watch What Happens: Live.
Kathryn, whose full name is Kathryn Calhoun Dennis, became famous after she began dating Thomas Ravenel, a state treasurer from South Carolina. She was born on August 5, 1992, in Charleston, South Carolina. She was born into a family full of influential politicians in Carolina. She was raised in the Lewisfield Plantation and is the direct descent of John Calhoun. Calhoun is the seventh vice president of the United States and Kaitlyn’s grandfather is Coney Dennis – a senator who served in the South Carolina legislature for 50 years.
During her teenage years, she was interested in pursuing a modeling career. She attended the Berkley High School from which she graduated in 2009. Inspired to learn more about visual communication, fashion, and women’s studies, she then attended the University of South Carolina. From the university, in 2013, she earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and political science. Around the same time she was still attending university, Kathryn grew an interest in politics and began working in the South Carolina Senate where she served as the page for John Land.
Joining the cast of Southern Charm helped the television star add to her net worth. In the early 2010s, in addition to politics, she began working for volunteer activities such as Red Ribbon Week Campaign and Andre Bauer For Governor Campaign.
She also worked as a creative director for Joe Wilson’s political campaigns and at the University of South Carolina College. From her jobs in politics, she was able to earn a small amount of money, but she was doing what she wanted to do which is far more valuable long term.
At some point the money will match your skills, provided you are building skills in areas that have viable career options. Kathryn Dennis was interested in politics early on which includes the development of many valuable skills. For example having an opinion on hot and debated issues which includes the skills of researching and being able to stand by and back up your argument. Political jobs often also include a person having to do public speaking, presentation is of course of paramount importance, as well. These are all things that have helped Kathryn in her current career, as well as no doubt more career changes in the future.
Young people especially should remember that they may change jobs, even entire careers, many times in their lives. The American worldwide employment website for job listings, Indeed, points out a survey led by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and states that, from ages 18 to 24 a person change jobs on average 5.7 times.
While in high school, Kathryn Dennis began her first job as a receptionist. She also spent some time working at Fitness World and Old Santee Central Park. Around the same time, she met Thomas Ravenel, an influential figure and state treasurer from the South Carolina office. The two landed spots in the television series Southern Charm, which follows their personal lives and the lives of other socialites that reside in Charleston, South Carolina.
Her first appearance was in the pilot from March 2014 and her most recent appearance was in the season six finale, which aired in late August 2019. Concurrently with starring in the reality television series, she also began working proactively as a model and brand ambassador while also venturing into many business ventures mostly related to fashion and lifestyle.
The main reason why the entrepreneur and socialite is so successful is her outgoing personality and her many professions. Outside of Southern Charm, the television star also worked several years for the Azalea magazine for which she modeled and posted several publications. Since 2018, she’s been a familiar face on the late-night talk show Watch What Happens and made an appearance on the news program Celebrity Page.
In 2017, she launched her own line of children’s furniture titled Kensie + Saint, named after her two children. She also became a brand ambassador for Gwynn’s, a department store in Charleston. Most recently, it was announced that she will become the creative partner for Gwynn’s Studio.
Kathryn Dennis is one of the most popular names in South Carolina. She was born in a line of influential politicians and soon found herself working in that same field. Thanks to her time in Southern Charm as well as many other professions, her net worth is estimated to be $700 thousand. Now, Kathryn has more than 1 million followers on all of her social media platforms and is an active Instagram influencer. She continues to work with many brands and has served as both a brand ambassador and model.