Mina Kimes Age, Height, Family, Husband, Net Worth, Biography & More

Mina Kimes is an American analytical reporter, sports journalist, senior editor, radio show host, and TV analyst. Mina Kimes currently reports for ‘ ESPN The Magazine ‘ and also features on numerous TV programs and radio shows.

Mina Kimes

Mina Kimes Biography/Wiki

Mina Kimes Birth NameMina Mugil Kimes
Profession NFL Analyst, Senior Writer, Podcast Host and Television Contributor
Physical Stat
Mina Kimes Height In Centimeter- 163 cm
In Meter- 1.63 m 
In Feet-5’4”
Mina Kimes WeightIn Kilogram- 58 kg
In Pound- 129 lbs
Body Measurement34-24-34
Eye ColorLight Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Personal Life
Date Of Birth8 September 1985 (Sunday)
Mina Kimes Age (2022)37 Years
Birthplace Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Zodiac Sign/Sun Sign  Virgo
Nationality American
Home town Omaha, Nebraska, United States
School Mesquite High School, Gilbert, Arizona
College/University Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Educational QualificationBachelor Degree in English
Family member(s)
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendNick Sylvester
Mina Kimes HusbandNick Sylvester
Marriage Date24 November 2014 (Monday)
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- None
Parents Father- Peter Kimes (Captain In US Air Force)
Mother- Sun Min
Net Worth (2022)1-5 Million USD
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Childhood & Early Life

She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the United States on September 8, 1985. Her birth name is Mina Mugil Kimes. Whereas, she belongs to mixed ancestry and is of her mother named Sun Min’s Korean origin. Her father Peter Kimes used to be an air force captain. Likewise, she is of American nationality whereas she is of Korean origin.

Mina Completed her school from  Mesquite High School, Gilbert, Arizona. She was alma mater of Yale University. From there she gained her graduation degree in B.A with a Summa Cum Laude in English.

Personal Life

She got married to her longtime boyfriend Nick Sylvester on 24 November 2014. Nick works in the music industry and is CEO of the Los Angeles-based music label, GODMODE. Till now they do not have any children.

Mina Kimes


  • She got her first job at Fortune Small Business Magazine in 2007 after completing her schooling, where she had early worked as a trainee. She worked there for around 6 years, and she was acknowledged for her investigative journalism on issues ranging including arms exports to unlawful drugs, that won her awards from the NYPC, the National Press Club, and the AAJA during her career.
  • She especially wrote a story called ‘Bad to the Bone’ in 2010, where she disclosed the illegal use of bone cement to heal bone tissue that killed patients. The report called by the ‘Columbia Journalism Review’ among many of the company must-read for 2012 and won her the Henry R. Luce Award.
  • She joined ‘Bloomberg News’ as an investigative reporter in 2013. She gained the Front Page Award for business reporting for her profiles of business executives Doug Oberhelman of Caterpillar, in an article titled King Kat.
  • In her Tumblr page, she wrote an article about the bond she and her father had with the group. However, this article caught the attention of the authoritative ESPN who appointed her.
  • Mina was with ESPN for about 5 years now, and as a radio host and columnist, she has made numerous contributions to ‘ ESPN The Magazine ‘ as a correspondent, and to many talk shows and television shows.
  • At first, she wrote an article on rising sports champions such as basketball player Devonta Pollard at the University of Houston and star Faker at the Korean ‘ League of Legends.
  • She has been a constant visitor on ‘Around the Horn’ and has presented on several ESPN shows including Highly Questionable, First Take, and Stugotz’s Dan LeBatard Show.
  • She also took part in the exclusive ESPN live Twitter show ‘On the Clock’ during the 2018 NFL Draft.
  • Mina hosted The Mina Kimes Show about her pet dog Lenny and is hostess of the after-show with Amanda Dobbins on the HBO series Big Little Lies.
  • In September 2018, she signed a permanent agreement with ESPN.

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