Kawhi Leonard’s Girlfriend Kishele Shipley: Are They Married? Have Kids?

Who is Kawhi Leonard’s Girlfriend Kishele Shipley? Did Kawhi Got Married To Girlfriend Kishele?

Kawhi Leonard is one of the well-known names in basketball. The five-time NBA All-Star played the San Antonio Spurs, Toronto Raptors, and its new club, Los Angeles Clippers, under the tag of “The Claw,” because of its enormous paws.

In 2015 and 2016, he has already received six all-defensive team selections and the defensive player of the year. But the 29-year-personal old’s life has been kept very private, as celebrated as his work is. So, this is all we know about his relationship with Kishele Shipley and the number of children they have together.

Who is Kawhi Leonard’s Girlfriend Kishele Shipley?

Kawhi Leonard and His Girlfriend Kishele Shipley

American nationality, Kishele was born to Cathy Marie Shipley and Kenneth Shipley on 10th April 1989, in San Diego, California. She also has two sisters – Kenisha, an older sister, and Kasandra, a younger sister.

31 year old, Shipley is 5 ft 8 inches tall and looks shorter than her boyfriend Kawhi Leonard whose height is 6 ft 7 inches.

Kishele like Leonard is a very quiet person and wants to stay out of the spotlight. She has no official accounts on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or any other social media.

Kenisha and Kasandra respect her sister’s privacy and doesn’t share about her family on their social media. Her last appearance was at Raptors home games cheering for the team.

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How did Kawhi Leonard and Kishele Shipley Meet? 

Kawhi Leonard and Kishele Shipley

Kishele is an alumnus of the State University of San Diego. In 2012 she graduated with her Degree in Public Administration. Kawhi also attended the same university as Kishele and that’s how they met.

Although there was a moment when the pair went through a tough phase in their relationship when the games took place thousands of kilometres from each other and their college was the meeting point for the couple. That’s when the couple found love and wanted to move in together.

After graduation, Kishele began working as a Human Resources specialist in San Diego when Leonard joined the San Antonio Spurs in Texas. She later decided to leave everything and moved to Texas to be with Leonard.

As Kawhi keeps his personal life away from social media, that was the same reason why it took the public so long to hear about his relationship with Kishele.

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Did Kawhi Leonard and Kishele Shipley Get Married? Does Kawhi Have a Child?

Leonard and Shipley are parents of two beautiful children, a daughter and a son, although they are not married. There were reports in the media of a secret wedding between the couple but never verified by the couple in the public domain. Kawhi Leonard likes to keep his personal life private. so, it’s very difficult to say whether the couple is married or planning to get married.

In October 2016 the first child of the couple, Kaliyah Leonard was born. In 2019, the first glimpse of Leonard’s daughter was captured at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Sports Awards.

Kawhi Leonard and his girlfriend Kishele Shipley welcomed their second child, a son in their little family this time after a few years. Kishele Shipley gave birth to his son in Canada and therefore, the son is by default a Canadian citizen.

Unfortunately, no other information about their son has been shared, not even his name. Although, there is news that the couple named their son after Kawhi’s father, Mark.

Despite there are rumours that he might be named after Leonard’s late father who died during a car accident.

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What Does Kawhi’s Girlfriend Kishele Shipley’s Net worth?

According to our research, Kishele Shipley’s net worth is around $200,000. There is not much information about her salary and business but she earns a good amount of income. She likes to keep them private from the public.

What is Kishele Shipley’s ethnicity? 

Kishele born in African-American family, thus she is of multiracial ethnicity.