• Lisa Kennedy Montgomery is an American radio personality, political commentator and TV host
• She has a net worth of over $2.6 million and a salary in the six figures
• She is Caucasian, 46 years old and her zodiac sign is Virgo
• She has a degree in Philosophy from UCLA and has had 63 gigs on television
• She is married to a former professional snowboarder and has two daughters with him

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FactCo-hosting nightly radio talk show, with Bryan Suits, on KFI in Los Angeles. [April 2008]

Who is Lisa Kennedy Montgomery? Her Bio

Lisa Kennedy Montgomery was born on 8 September 1972 in Indianapolis, Indiana USA, and also known as just Kennedy, is a radio personality, political commentator, and the host of the series entitled “Kennedy”, broadcast on the Fox Business Network. In addition, she has worked on projects such as “Friend or Foe”, and “MTV Beach House”. So she is 46 years old, her zodiac sign is Virgo, and her nationality American. Despite being in the fifth decade of life, the commentator remains looking youthful and radiant.

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Salary and Net Worth

So just how rich is Lisa Kennedy Montgomery as of late 2018? According to authoritative sources, this political commentator and TV personality has a net worth of over $2.6 million, accumulated from her career in the previously mentioned fields; her current salary is believed to be well into six figures. She hasn’t revealed any information regarding her and assets such as houses and cars, but working at a steady pace has allowed her to establish herself financially, and take care of herself and her family.

Ethnicity and Background

Although born in Indianapolis, Montgomery spent her formative years in Lake Oswego, Portland Oregon, and was then a student of UCLA, from which she graduated with a degree in Philosophy. When it comes to Lisa’s ethnicity, she is Caucasian, and has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes, which suits her complexion perfectly. She often dyes her hair, which also looks good on her. Judging from the photos available on the internet, she has a fit figure and a beautiful smile, and always looks well put together.

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Prior to becoming a widely known political commentator, Lisa worked as a VJ at MTV and spent several years in that position. After that, she began working as a host for MTV’s show entitled “120 Minutes”, and in addition, worked as a host of “Alternative Nation”, which covered the grunge music movement of the ‘90s. Having finished with the previously mentioned project in 1997, Lisa was a panelist on “Hollywood Squares”, and overall appeared in 40 episodes of the series through 2004. In 2005, Montgomery hosted “Poker Royale Battle of the Sexes”, and concurrently had multiple other projects, such as the 2006 LA Emmy Awards and “Fox Reality Awards.”

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Latter Career

Continuing to have a lot on her plate, Kennedy appeared in several episodes of “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”, “Real Time with Bill Maher” and “The O’Reilly Factor”. As of 2013, she began working as a co-host of “The Independents”, the television series which covers topics from a libertarian point of view, appearing in 107 episodes of the series through 2015. In the meantime, she hosted 12 episodes of “Stossel”, and appeared in 34 episodes of “Red Eye W/ Tom Shillue”.

Latest Projects

Speaking about Kennedy’s latest projects, she has now hosted well over 800 episodes of “The Kennedy Show”, in which she discusses important political topics, receiving a generally positive response from the audience, which helped her gain a reputation in her branch. In addition, she worked on “Outnumbered” as a co-hostess, appearing in over 200 episodes of the series, opposite Harris Faulkner and Sandra Smith in the series which features four women hosts and one man, covering important current topics. Overall, Lisa has had 63 gigs on television.


Acting career

In addition to being a television personality and a political commentator, Kennedy has also had smaller projects in the acting world. She made her debut in 1993 in “MTV Beach House”, and two years afterwards she had a support role in an episode of “Star Trek: Voyager “.

Social Media

Being in the political and entertainment field naturally means that Kennedy is active on social media, which she uses to communicate with her fans as well as to promote her work. She is followed by over 60,000 people on Instagram and close to 300,000 on Twitter. Some of her latest tweets include “While I love unraveling a good yarn @SenatorCollins needs an editor.”. Besides that, she was very vocal on the Kavanaugh incident.

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Husband and Children

Speaking about her private life, Kennedy is not keen on sharing too much information with the media. When it comes to her relationship status, since 2000 she has been married to Dave Lee, a former professional snowboarder, and has two daughters with him. In one TV show in 2012, Kennedy spoke about her celiac disease, which greatly affected her lifestyle and diet, meaning she needed to eat more meat!


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1Has two brothers.
2Co-hosting nightly radio talk show, with Bryan Suits, on KFI in Los Angeles. [April 2008]
3Reason.com contributor.
4Graduated from University of California Los Angeles with a degree in philosophy in 2005.
5Daughter, Pele Velentina, born 1 July 2005.
6Although she was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, she and her two brothers were raised, by their mother, in Lake Oswego, Oregon.
7She was a DJ on the radio station KROQ, in Los Angeles, at age 19.
8Has taken much criticism from liberals in Hollywood for being a conservative Republican (although she has often said she has a strong libertarian streak).
9Hosts her own radio talk show.
10Has a pink Republican elephant tattooed on her upper left thigh.
11Voted Most Hated MTV VJ in a 1990s Rolling Stone readers poll.
12Former MTV VJ.




The Help2004TV SeriesBernice Hipple
Star Trek: Voyager1995TV SeriesCrew Member
MTV Beach House1993TV Series


The Kennedy Show2015-2017TV SeriesHerself - Hostess
Outnumbered2014-2017TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Co-Hostess
Cavuto on Business2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest Panelist / Herself - Guest Hostess
Stossel2012-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Hostess, Kennedy / Herself - Co-Host, The Independents / ...
Red Eye w/Tom Shillue2012-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest Panelist / Herself - Guest Hostess / Herself - Panelist
The Greg Gutfeld Show2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself - Hostess, Kennedy
Media Buzz2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, Kennedy
Fox and Friends2016TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, Kennedy
The Independents2013-2015TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess
Shepard Smith Reporting2013-2014TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess, The Independents / Herself
Your World w/ Neil Cavuto2014TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess, The Independents
Lou Dobbs Tonight2013-2014TV SeriesHerself - Panelist / Herself
The O'Reilly Factor2013TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, The Independents
Real Time with Bill Maher2012TV SeriesHerself
The Gossip Queens2010TV SeriesHerself
Freedom Watch with Judge Napolitano2010TV SeriesHerself
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest Expert
100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs2008TV MovieHerself
Who Wants to Be a Superhero?2007TV SeriesHerself
40 Greatest Reality TV Moments 22007TV Movie documentaryHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2007TV Series documentaryHerself
The Surreal Life: Fame Games2007TV SeriesHerself
VH1 Big in 06 Awards2006TV SpecialHerself (as Kennedy)
Fox Reality Really Awards2006TV SpecialHerself - Hostess
2006 LA Area Emmy Awards2006TV SpecialHerself (as Kennedy)
Reality Remix2005TV SeriesHost
Poker Royale: Battle of the Sexes2005TV SeriesHerself - Host
50 Most Outrageous TV Moments2004TV MovieHerself
E! 101 Most Awesome Moments in Entertainment2004TV Movie documentaryHerself
Hollywood Squares2002-2004TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
Best Week Ever with Paul F. Tompkins2004TV SeriesHerself / Panelist (as Kennedy)
Pyramid2003TV SeriesHerself
VH1 Big in 032003TV SpecialHerself (as Kennedy)
Friend or Foe2003TV SeriesHerself - Hostess
Victory Party Live!2003TV Movie documentaryHerself - Hostess (as Kennedy)
Who Wants to Be Governor of California: The Debating Game2003TV SpecialHerself - Hostess (as Kennedy)
Lingo2003TV SeriesHerself - Contestant
WinTuition2003TV SeriesHerself - Hostess
MTV 20: Live & Almost Legal2001TV Movie documentaryHerself (as Kennedy)
The Test2001TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
MTV Uncensored1999TV Movie documentaryHerself (as Kennedy)
The Howard Stern Radio Show1999TV SeriesHerself
MTV Video Music Awards 19981998TV SpecialHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1998TV SeriesHerself
1997 MTV Movie Awards1997TV Special documentaryHerself
I Want My MTV1996VideoHerself (as Kennedy)
Lauren Hutton and...1996TV SeriesHerself
1995 MTV Movie Awards1995TV SpecialHerself
MTV Video Music Awards 19951995TV SpecialHerself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1995TV SeriesHerself
MTV Video Music Awards 19941994TV SpecialHerself
The Word1994TV SeriesHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 19931993TV SpecialHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHerself
Alternative Nation1992TV SeriesHost
Hangin' w/MTV1992TV SeriesHerself - Host (as Kennedy)
120 Minutes1991TV SeriesHost (1994-)

Archive Footage

The O'Reilly Factor2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, Kennedy
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself - Hostess, Kennedy
Media Buzz2014TV SeriesHerself - Co-Hostess, The Independents

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