The Untold Truth of Shannon Sharpe’s Wife


• Katy Kellner is a fitness instructor and educator known as the ex-girlfriend of former American Football player Shannon Sharpe.
• She was born in the US in the early 1980s and is an American national.
• She attended Elmhurst College and Troy University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Master’s degree in instructional technology.
• She has a son with Marlon Byrd, a popular baseball player, and is rumored to have married him.
• Her net worth is estimated at over $1 million.



Who is Katy Kellner?

Katy Kellner was born in the US, but has hidden the exact date of birth from the media’s attention, although she is believed to have been born in the early 1980s – she is an American national. Katy is a fitness instructor and educatorwho is perhaps best known as the ex-girlfriend of Shannon Sharpe, a former American Football player.

Youth and education

Katy grew up in the US alongside her siblings by their father, who was a high school football coach, and mother, who was a homemaker.

Katy became interested in sports at a very young age and started playing soccer while attending primary school. After enrolling in high school, she started running and playing volleyball. She was also interested in several other things as she practiced acting with the school drama club and also tried singing and dancing. After taking her matriculation exam, Katy enrolled at Elmhurst College, graduating in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts degree (this would be her birth year 1981) – she continued her education at Troy University, graduating with a Master’s degree in instructional technology.

Katy’s career

After her master’s degree, Katy attended Fulton County Public School as a teacher and spent three years there before becoming a fitness instructor. During her time in Fulton County, Katy worked out at the gym four to five times a week and also studied to pass her tests and become a certified fitness instructor.

Katy opened the Thousand Oaks Gym in California with popular baseball player Marlon Byrd; from today, Katy works at Flywheel Sports as an instructorand also works at a bike bar as a senior master instructor.

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Love life and marriage with Shannon Sharpe

It was widely believed that Katy was married to Shannon Sharpe, but these rumors turned out to be untrue. It was in 2016 that rumors started circulating the internet that Shannon and Katy were engaged, but this has not been confirmed.

The two met in 2013 at Thousand Oaks Gym, and dated for the next five years, moving in together for about a year into the relationship. In 2018, it was revealed that Katy was pregnanthowever, it was up to Marlon Byrd – she and Shannon were no longer seen together in public, and in December of that year, Katy gave birth to her and Marlon’s son Jaden Charles Byrd.

Katy is rumored to be married to Marlon Byrd as of November 2020 and has a son with her.

Hobbies and other interests

Since what happened with Shannon, Katy has been very secretive about her personal affairs and has even locked herself up her Instagram accountmeaning that one can see her posts only if she accepts them as her followers.

She spends most of her free time in the gym and now has three to four training sessions a week; she plays a variety of sports, including soccer and tennis, while following a strict diet.

She loves to travel and has been to several US states for both work and pleasure, while also having the opportunity to vacation in Greece and Spain in Europe.

Katy Kelner

Late at night, Katy likes to watch movies, and her favorite actor and actress are Mahershala Ali and Linda Cardellinni, while a few of her favorite movies are “The Green Book”, “Scent of a Woman” and “The Founder”.

Age, height and power

Katy is believed to be approaching 40 years. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, she is 1.65 m tall and weighs about 58 kg. As of November 2020, her net worth is estimated to be over $1 million while Shannon’s ability is reportedly over $12 million.

Who is Shannon Sharpe?

Shannon Sharpe was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA, on June 26, 1968 – his zodiac sign is Cancer and he is an American national. He is best known for his football career and during the 12 seasons he played for the Denver Broncos.

Shannon grew up alongside his older brother Sterling, who is also a former footballer – the brothers have not commented on their parents, but have stated that they were very poor growing up. He attended Savannah State University where he played football and basketball, as well as track and field. Due to his great skills, he was selected to the All-Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference three years in a row from 1987 to 1989, and in 1987 he was also named the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Year. In 2009, Shannon was inducted into the Division II Football Hall of Fame, while he was inducted into Savannah State’s Athletic Hall of Fame the following year.

He signed with the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL) in 1990 and stayed with them until 1999 – during which time Shannon won championship rings at two Super Bowls XXXII and XXXIII. He went on to play for the Baltimore Ravens for two years, earning another championship ring from Super Bowl XXXV, then returned to the Denver Broncos before retiring in 2003 and joining CBS as their NFL analyst. He was a commentator for the shows “The NFL Today”, “Spring Halftime Report”, and “Postgame Show”, and in the year 2013 he started working for “FitnessRX For Men” magazine as their columnist – today he hosts the morning show “Opening Drive” together with American sportscaster Bob Papa.

On September 9, 2010, a woman named Michelle Bundy claimed to have been Shannon’s girlfriend, and filed a restraining order accusing Shannon of assault. She claimed that Shannon forced her to have sex with him, that he watched her and occasionally “called her to say he was watching her.” The case soon turned against Michelle, who was then accused of fabricating everything to take money from Shannon.