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Kelly Emberg


Facts of Kelly Emberg

Full NameKelly Emberg
First NameKelly
Last NameEmberg
Professionformer model
Birth CityHouston, Texas
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseMike Padilla
No Of Children3
Height173 cm
Networth$1.5 M
Insta Profile
Date of BirthJuly 2,1959
Age64 years
Married DateOctober 14,2007

Kelly Emberg is a former model known for her appearances in Cover Girl and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

Her Marriage and Children

Kelly is married to a lawyer named Mike Padilla.  Reportedly this is her third marriage

Her first marriage was with Brad Jenkel from which she has a son named Tyler Jenkel and her second marriage was with Gavin Brodin from which she has another son named Cole Brodin

There is no information available regarding her first and second marriage. 

However, she tied a knot with Mike Padilla on October 14, 2007.

Here is a post by her husband Mike under a caption 

‘Me and my Bond...

Kelly Emberg With Her Husband
Kelly Emberg With Her Husband Source: Instagram

Here in the picture, the love duo is twinning in black. 

Mike is posing with a gun and a “007” pamphlet in his hand, whereas Kelly is posing with a “TOP SECRET!” pamphlet in her hand.

Love Affair And Children

Kelly Emberg was in love with the singer Rod Stewart who was fifteen years elder than her. 

They started dating from 1983 when Rod was still married to Alana Stewart, his first wife. 

Rod went to a preview screening of a movie named “Portfolio,” where models from the Elite agency were featured which included Kelly Emberg. 

Rod was amazed by her beauty and to get a date with her, his people told Kelly a lie that Rod has written a song for the movie and Kelly needs to meet him. 

Kelly agreed and met him which led things to one after another and they start dating. 

However, the couple never got married and broke up in 1990 almost after seven years of their love affair. 

The reason behind their break up was Rod cheated on her with actress Kelly LeBrock

Kelly filed a palimony suit in 1991 which was settled in 1993 in an undisclosed amount. 

Kelly has one daughter named Ruby Stewart from Rod Stewart.

Kelly with Rod Stewart and their daughter Ruby Stewart
Kelly with Rod Stewart and their daughter Ruby Stewart Source:

She is the mother of three children today, namely Ruby, Tyler, and Cole. The picture consists of all the three siblings dining together.

Her Net Worth, Staggering 

Kelly’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 Million. She has added it to her fortune through her career as a model and an interior designer. 

She started her career as a part-time model through a photoshoot for a newspaper while she was still a senior in high school. 

She has appeared on several covers like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour and Cosmopolitan magazines, Calvin Klein and many more.

Below is the list of Top 10 female models along with their net worth:

NameNet Worth
Slavica Ecclestone $1.2 Billion
Kathy Ireland$500 Million
Gisele Bundchen$400 Million
Juanita Jordan$170 Million
Heidi Klum$120 Million
Cindy Crawford$100 Million
Iman Net$100 Million
Elle Macpherson$95 Million
Tyra Banks$90 Million
Christie Brinkley$80 Million

What is She doing Now

Kelly is busy with her interior design

She is also an avid gardener and has a radio show owned by Clear Channel Broadcasting called “Kelly Emberg, The Model Gardener.” 

She talks about wellness through diet, advice, expertise and encourages people to grow their organic vegetables. We can now see her and her gardening skills at


  1. As per her bio, Kelly was born on July 2, 1959, which makes her age 61 as of 2020.
  2. Her birth-name is Kelly Kay Emberg.
  3. She is a tall lady with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches.
  4. She has two pet dogs, namely Paco and Gypsy. Here is a post by Kelly dedicated to her pets under a caption

‘Even dogs love #fresh veggies

Her Pet
Her Pet Source: Instagram


  1. Kelly even owns a Cockatoo named Jackson. She has posted about her under a caption

‘Jackson is so happy uncle 

  1. We cover most of the information about Kelly Emberg as it is difficult to find in other wiki sites.

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Updated On Thu Feb 18 2021 Published On Wed Feb 19 2020 By paper-boat

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