Have you wonder who is the girl that is covering the sidelines for the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks, she also hosted the ACC All Access and worked with the SEC Network if you estimated that Olivia then yes you are right she is non-other than Olivia a gorgeous daughter of play-by-play announcer Kevin Harlan. To know her net worth, age and her wedding scroll below.
Birthday and wiki of Olivia Dekker
The famous sports reporter and former Miss Kansas was born on 9 April 1993 in Kansas City, Missouri. She is the daughter of Kevin Harlan and Ann Harlan. Her father Kevin was a longtime NBA, NFL, and college basketball broadcaster. Belonging to the white ethnicity she holds an American Nationality. Her grandfather, Bob Harlan, was the former CEO of the Green Bay Packers for 20 long years. Apart from them, she has three siblings named Abigail, Rob, and Haley Harlan. She had grown up with her parents and siblings at her hometown and birthplace Kansas. Currently, she is 25 years old.
Educational background of Olivia Dekker
Grew up with the media personalities family background since her childhood she was very interested in journalism. She had done her schooling from one of the schools of Kansas. After completing her school level she went to the University of Georgia, where she obtained a degree in Digital and Broadcast Journalism from Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.
As a journalist of University, Olivia covered athletics for her school’s website, she had also appeared as a football reporter for the college team named Bulldogs.
Olivia Dekkar’s Career
Talking about the career of Olivia Dekkar, she had stared her journey from a very young age. In 2010, Harlan won the Miss Kansas Teen USA contest. Later, she started reporting around Kansas City on encouraging Good Health and education in young school children. After 3 years she appeared as a co-hosted a daily web series for Green Bay Packers camp. After a year she worked for SEC and ACC football for Fox Sports South and Raycom as a correspondent.
In 2015, she joined ESPN as a sideline reporter for college football games. While working there she hosted the show ACC All Access on Fox Sports and the Atlanta Hawks.
Many people criticized her for choosing a career of her father, She proved herself during an interview with GQ magazine she said
“When I went in for the interview they didn’t know who my dad was since he doesn’t work for FOX or cover college ball. And then I got my ESPN job through the work they saw me doing on FOX. So nothing I’ve done has had anything to do with family connections.”
Net worth and salary of Olivia Dekkar
As an ESPN/SEC Network college football sideline reporter and was Miss Kansas Teen USA= in 2010, she had earned a huge name and fame in her career life. It is said that her net worth has been estimated at millions of dollars. there is no information on her exact annual salary it seems that she loves to keep her private life low key profile. It is sure that her net worth and salary will increase in the upcoming years.
Husband, Kids, and wedding of Olivia Dekkar
Olivia is one of those lucky girls who got her love and success at the same time. After dating years she got a proposal, which leads the wedding of the gorgeous Oliva. She had exchanged vows with a professional American basketball player for Los Angeles Clippers, Sam Dekker.
The duo tied their knot at their hometown on the presence of near and dears. During their wedding, the couple asked the guest to make donations to the Children’s Cancer Family Foundation (CCFF), instead of getting them gifts. They even motivated the guest to make donations to the charity, and anyone, who donated more than $50 received an autographed thank you card from them. The pair are yet to welcome kids in their family.