Korean-American Chef Kristen Kish Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Affairs, Career & Net Worth


Kristen Kish is a famous and very talented Korean-American chef. She was born in Seoul, South Korea as Kwon Yung Ran on December 1, 1983. In addition, she holds an American nationality and belongs to Korean ethnicity. Likewise, she was adopted by a very supportive family at the age of four months. And there is no information about her siblings and other family members. Similarly, she is a well-educated woman. She studied at Le Cordon Bleu in Chicago. From there, she earned her Associates’s degree in culinary arts.

Kristen Kish
Kristen Kish

Personal Life

She is an unmarried woman of 36 years old. However, she is in a relationship with Bianca and they are engaged in 1019. As for now, she is living happily with her family and friends. Previously, she was in a relationship with Jacqueline Westbrook. On their anniversary on March 28, 2014, Kristen came out as a lesbian.

Body Measurement

She is a beautiful woman with a tall and slim body figure. Similarly, she stands at an average height and has maintained a fit and healthy body. Furthermore, she looks more attractive and beautiful with her black colored hair and black colored eyes.


While talking about her professional life, she is a popular chef. In 2012, she started working as the chef de cuisine in Barbara Lynch’s Menton Boston. She worked there for five years. After winning four elimination challenges in which she created dishes including French cuisine and onion rings, she got eliminated in the 11th episode, “Restaurant Wars”. After five wins in “Last Chance Kitchen“, she made it to the finale of the main competition. Likewise, she became the winner of the Top Chef and became the first-ever competitor to win the competition after winning “Last Chance Kitchen” and also became the second female winner in the history of the franchise.

Furthermore, in 2017, she released a book of recipes co-authored by Meredith Erickson, ‘Kristen Kish Cooking: Recipes and Techniques’. In May 2018, she became chef at her own restaurant, Arlo Grey, in Austin, Texas.

Net Worth

She collected an excellent amount of money from her successful career. Thus, she has an estimated net worth of around $1 million-$5 million.


  • Full Name: Kristen Kish
  • Age: 36 years 3 months
  • Birth Date: December 01, 1983
  • Horoscope: Sagittarius
  • Birth Place: Seoul, South Korea
  • Ethnicity: Korean
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Chef
  • Education: Le Cordon Bleu
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Black
  • Net Worth: $1 Million-$5 Million