Matthew Mario Rivera Bio, Career, Wife, Net Worth, Measurements

Profession: Journalist
Date of birth:
Net worth: 2 Million
Birth Place: New York City, NY
Height (m): 1.81
Religion: Christianity
Relationship Status: Married

If you are familiar with NBC News’s political correspondent, Kasie Hunt then you surely know that she is a married woman. But if not then she has married a fellow worker of NBC, Matthew Mario Rivera. Their engagement was announced by hosts Joe Scarborough and Mike Brzezinski on NBC morning show.

Currently, he works as a senior digital producer for the NBC show ‘Meet the Press with Chuck Todd‘. In addition to that, he is also a multimedia producer, reporter, and professor at New York University. Keep on reading to know more about the talented personality in detail.


Caption: Matthew Rivera with his wife Kaise Hunt
Source: MSNBC

Matthew Mario Rivera: Bio, Family, Education

Mathew who earned the recognition of senior digital producer and reporter has been secretive to share information on his early life or personal details. He was born during the year 1982 in New York City, the United States. Mario is the son of mother Loraine V. Vetter and ex-husband Daniel O. Rivera. Later, his mother re-married to Larry Vetter, the founder of the consulting company, ‘Better Environmental Sciences’. His mother is a nurse at St. Catherine of Sienna. While his biological father was a lieutenant in Sheriff’s Office in New York City. No information on his siblings.

Regarding his education, he attended New York University after finishing high school. From there he graduated cum laude with a degree in journalism.

Matthew Mario Rivera: Career & Life Achievements

He joined NBC in 2010 but before that, there is not much information on his career beginnings. But according to some reliable sources, he started his career as soon as he completed his graduation working at ‘Moose Productions’. It’s an award-winning production studio focused on creating high-quality documentaries and developing innovative projects. Following that, he started to may his way on TV production, digital news segments, and corporate marketing.


Caption: Senior Digital Producer, Matthew Mario Rivera
Source: Twitter

After that, from 2005-2007, he worked for ‘CareerTV’ as a video journalist then joined ‘Fast Company’, a monthly business magazine. Then in 2008, The Wall Street Journal hired him as their reporter and later promoted as a multimedia producer. As a reporter for the magazine, he had covered the collapse of the financial industry and contributing to developing and producing six new series for the newspaper local edition ‘Greater New York’.

In his more than 6 years at NBC, he had produced several ‘Original Video’ news series and established as a senior producer. He had also contributed to a team that worked for NBC News videos in the digital space with new styles and formats. At the moment, he works as Senior Digital producer for ‘Meet The Press’ with Chuck Todd.

Matthew Mario Rivera: Personal Life & Wife

Coming over to his personal life, the celebrity has not shared much information on his personal life. Matthew married the fellow NBC worker Kasie Hunt who is a reporter and anchor of the Network. They first met while Hunt joined the NBC network. After that, their relationship began to blossom and he proposed Kasie on 13 August 2016. Therefore, their wedding held on 6 May 2017 at Shenandoah Woods in Virginia.

After two years of their marriage, they welcomed their firstborn, baby boy, Mars Hunt Rivers on 4 September 2019. Further, he has not been involved in any kind of controversy or rumors until now. However, he has been focusing on his work and building his career.

Matt and KaiseCaption: Matthew Mario Rivera and his wife Kasie Hunt.
Source: Washington Post

Matthew Mario Rivera: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles

Talking about his earning, he has been making a good amount from his journalism career. Moreover, he has not revealed information on his salary or earning. According to a payscale, the average salary of a senior digital producer is estimated at between $60,000 to $90,659. Further, he has an annual salary between the range, his net worth must be estimated at above $2 million. On the other hand, Kasie made a prominent place in the reporting industry which has helped her to make a good income. Therefore, she has a net worth estimated at around $3 million.

The reporter who stays behind the camera is not much active over different social media platforms, especially on Twitter. He goes by the handle @rivera on Twitter with over 3.5k followers. But he does not seem to be active on Facebook and Instagram. He also owns his website under the name @mattmrivera.

Matthew Mario Rivera: Body Measurements

The 37-years-old journalist has a height of around 6 feet of which his wife has 5 feet 8 inches. Other than this there is no information on his body statics and weight. He has brown-black hair and light brown eyes.