Who is Skylene Montgomery?
Skylene Montgomery is a former American beauty queen, professional nurse and volleyball coach. She is widely recognized as the wife of American professional football head coach Sean Payton, a. She is also known for her contribution to humanitarian efforts through her profession.
Skylene Montgomery’s real name is Kasey Montgomery, but she is better known to the public by her other name “Skylene”. She was born on December 4, 1984, in Petersburg, West Virginia, the United States as the only child of her parents. She is 37 years old as of September 2022. Skylene holds an American nationality and her ethnicity is Caucasian.
About Skylene Montgomery’s parents
Skylene was born as an only child to her parents Skylar Montgomery (father) and Darlene Montgomery (mother) in Petersburg, West Virginia, United States. She grew up as a self-acclaimed “tomboy” in a middle-class family. According to reports, her nickname “Skylene” is the combination of her parents’ names.
About Skylene Montgomery’s father – Skylar Montgomery
Skylar Montgomery is the co-owner of a garage-door supplier. He is married to Skylene’s mother Darlene Montgomery and they have one child together. Apart from this, no other information is known about him.
About Skylene Montgomery’s mother- Darlene Montgomery
Not much information is known about Skylene Montgomery’s mother Darlene Montgomery except that she is a housewife.
About Skylene Montgomery’s siblings
According to reports, Skylene Montgomery is the only child of her parents and has no siblings. The former beauty queen grew up under the close supervision of her parents. She also shares a great bond with them as an only child.
Skylene Montgomery’s early life and education
While growing up, Skylene Montgomery was exceptionally good in sports, especially softball and volleyball. She has won many awards in both games. She completed her schooling at Petersburg South High School which is situated in Petersburg, West Virginia, United States. Later on, she enrolled at Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia to further her education. There, she earned a degree in Exercise Physiology.
Skylene also attended West Virginia University, Morgantown, United States, from which she graduated with a degree in Nursing and Communications. After graduation, Skylene started working as an assistant at St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia, United States.
Skylene Montgomery’s wiki profile
|Full name||Kasey Montgomery|
|Other name||Skylene Montgomery|
|Place of birth||Petersburg, West Virginia, United States|
|Date of birth||December 4, 1984|
|Age||37 years old (As of 2022)|
|Parents||Skylar Montgomery (Father) |
Darlene Montgomery (Mother)
|Husband||Sean Payton (m. 2021)|
|Career||Professional nurse and Volleyball Coach|
|Alma mater||Marshall University|
West Virginia University
Skylene Montgomery’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (September 2022), Skylene Montgomery is happily married to her long-time boyfriend, Sean Payton. The couple started dating in 2012. Sean Payton proposed at a private part and they got engaged in November 2019. They later got married in 2021 at the One & Only Palmilla Resort in Mexico City. According to information gathered by DNB Stories Africa, Skylene Montgomery is 21 years younger than her husband.
Skylene Montgomery’s other boyfriends
Information regarding Skylene Montgomery’s past relationships is currently unknown.
About Skylene Montgomery’s husband – Sean Payton
Sean Payton is Skylene Montgomery’s husband. He is a former American football coach and quarterback. He was born on December 29, 1963, in San Mateo, California, United States. He is 58 years old as of September 2022. He grew up in Naperville, Illinois with his parents Thomas Payton (father) and Jeanne Payton (mother).
Sean Payton had his elementary education in Newton Square, Pennsylvania. He later attended Naperville Central High School in Naperville, Illinois. Sean has served as the head coach of the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League from 2006 to 2021. He began his coaching career as an offensive assistant at San Diego State University. After working for a while, he served in assistant coaching positions for various colleges and NFL teams.
About Sean Payton and his first wife Beth Shuey
Skylene Montgomery is Sean Payton’s second wife. Payton was previously married to his first wife Beth Shuey whom he met at Indiana State University, Terra Haute, Indiana. The pair were married from 1992 until 2012 when they finalized their divorce. Payton and his ex-wife have two children, Meghan and Connor Payton.
About Skylene Montgomery and Sean Payton’s marriage
Skylene and Sean Payton first met at a Saints vs Panthers NFL game in 2014 while Skylene was working as a nurse in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Skylene Montgomery asked one of her friends for tickets, but she was given Sean’s phone number instead. The pair dated for seven years before Sean proposed to her in a French Quarter restaurant inside the New Orleans French Quarter District.
They got engaged in 2019. The couple had initially planned their wedding for March 2020, but couldn’t hold it due to the pandemic. They eventually got married at the 5-star resort, One and Only Palmilla. The resort sits on the Baja Peninsula alongside the Sea of Cortez in Mexico. Before the wedding, Skylene said in a statement:
Short of my being on his insurance, and having a big ol’ rock on my hand, nothing will really change when we marry.
She also stated she wasn’t sure if her last name would change.
Sean Payton and Skylene Montgomery’s age difference
Sean Payton (58) is 21 years older than his new wife Skylene Montgomery (37).
Skylene Montgomery’s children
As of September 2022, Skylene Montgomery does not have a child yet. However, through her marriage to Sean Payton, she gained two step-children from his previous marriage to ex-wife Beth Shuey. The children’s names are Megan Payton and Connor Payton.
About Skylene Montgomery’s step-children
a. Meghan Payton
Meghan Payton is the first step-child of Skylene Montgomery. She was born in 1996 in the United States. She is the daughter of Sean Payton and his ex-wife, Beth Shuey. She is 26 years old as of September 2022. Meghan is a sports reporter and has worked as a sideline reporter for Saints’ preseason games. She is currently the reporter for Sports Grid, a 24-hour streaming program that covers all major sports and events. As of September 2022, Meghan Payton is engaged to American writer Christopher Titone. The pair got engaged on March 23, 2022, and are set to tie the knot soon.
b. Connor Payton
Connor Payton is the second stepchild of Skylene Montgomery from her husband’s previous marriage. He was born in 1999 in the United States. He is 23 years old as of September 2022. Connor is currently studying at Texas Christain University in Fort Worth, United States. Apart from this, no other information is known about him.
How Skylene Montgomery started her Pageantry career
Having spent most of her formative years as a tomboy, Skylene Montgomery finally began to embrace her femininity as an adult. Not long after, she started competing in beauty pageants. She started her journey in pageantry by competing for the title of Miss Teen West Virginia. She came in second place and this made her inspired to do more. In 2008, she was crowned Miss West Virginia USA. During her reign, Skylene actively made efforts for many causes including Katrina relief, friendship kitchen, breast cancer awareness, and relay for life. Later on, she competed in the 57th annual Miss USA pageant which took place at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, United States.
How Skylene Montgomery started her nursing career
After graduating with a degree in Nursing and Communications, Skylene Montgomery got employed in the medical field as a nurse. She also worked in various cities including Charlotte and New Orleans. While in New Orleans, Skylene worked at the Ochsner Medical Center in the gastrointestinal intensive care unit. She has also volunteered at Payton’s Play It Forward Foundation, Ochsner’s Moonlight & Miracles Foundation and Second Harvest Feed the Children. As of September 2022, Skylene Montgomery is now a Master’s graduate in Nursing Science from Loyola University in New Orleans.