Kelly Rizzo is mostly known for her marriage to the famous comedian Bob Saget, who is known for his role in Full House and voicing the character of Future Ted in How I Met Your Mother. However, she is not just a wife but also a successful businesswoman, who has carved a niche and made a name for herself in the real estate industry as well as the world of travel, food and lifestyle blogging. To learn more about her life and how she got to meet her husband, keep reading.
Kelly Rizzo – Bio
Kelly Rizzo was born in Chicago, which is the most populated city in the state of Illinois as well as the third most populated in the whole of the United States. She was born in 1979, on the 19th of May. Her parents are Santo and Sharon Rizzo, both of whom work in real estate. Her mother worked as a realtor while her father managed the family-owned real estate agency, Rizzo Realty Group. Not a lot is known of her childhood or if she has any siblings; it is, however, known that her family lived in the Lakeview area, which is where she spent her childhood.
For high school, Rizzo attended Glenbrook South High school which is located in Glenview. Her first foray in a getting a degree was by taking classes in Journalism from the University of Iowa. After her time at Iowa, Rizzo got admitted to DePaul University in her native town of Chicago. At DePaul, Kelly Rizzo earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications.
It has been revealed that Rizzo is a die-hard fan of the area and is the perfect person to meet if you need details on the hottest spot in this city. One reason for this is that she runs a travel, food and lifestyle blog called, Eat, Travel, Rock Blog. She offers tips on the food spots to hit when you make journeys to certain areas as well as travel tips. Kelly Rizzo’s input in the world of tourism has been duly recognized with the Michigan Avenue Magazine dubbing her as the Travel Queen of 2017.
In a short time, the blog developed into a web series and this was a major boost to her career. Kelly Rizzo has appeared on local TV and presented on radio shows as well. Another major achievement in her life is her work in real estate. Kelly Rizzo’s parents are forces to reckon with in the sphere of Chicago real estate and when she left university, she joined them in the family business. She has also worked as a Co-Sales Manager for 2000 N. Lincoln Park West; she held this position in 2004.
If Married, Who Is Kelly Rizzo’s Husband Or Boyfriend?
In 2015, when the actor and comedian, Bob Saget had seen a picture of Kelly Rizzo on Instagram, he was smitten by her beauty and decided that he would like to meet her. Saget, who is known for his role of Danny Tanner of the show Full House and its sequel, Fuller House, reached out to Roe Conn who happens to be friends with Rizzo and told him to set them up, which Conn did. The two met and immediately hit it off.
Kelly Rizzo, in an interview, described how he proposed as being quirky, an event that happened in the spur of the moment. The two were watching Stranger Things and Bob simply blurted that he wanted to spend the rest of the years he had left on the earth with Kelly. She made him reword the proposal properly and on the 28th of October 2018, the couple got married.
Both Kelly and Bob had been married in the past and neither can believe how lucky they are to have found each other. Saget’s three daughters Lara, Aubrey and Jennifer love their stepmom; Saget credits this to how amazing a person Kelly Rizzo is.
Rizzo has said that all she wants to do is spend as much time as possible with Bob; most of this time will be spent travelling.
For a woman who has worked in different fields and has managed to make her mark in each of these fields, Kelly Rizzo has proven herself time and time again as someone who is capable of taking on difficult jobs. This has paid off and has made her a somewhat wealthy woman, whose net worth is estimated to be $1 million. Her husband, on the other hand, is worth an estimated $100 million dollars.