After sticking with the crew for five seasons, through thick and thin, it really took everyone by surprise when Kate announced her sudden departure. The head stewardess of Valor, Kate was admired and loved by all. From her witty remarks to her long never-ending monologues on tardiness, Kate was one of the stars of the show. Kate rose to fame following her appearance in the reality TV series, Below Deck. The reality series followed the adventures of a group of Yachties under the stern Captain Lee Rosbach. Kate served as the head stewardess and was the person to go for just about everything. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Kate Chastain.
Kate Chastain was born on the 2nd of January in 1983 in Melbourne Beach, Florida. Born to Michale Monastery and Jerri Renee, Kate comes from a musical background. Her father is a popular Rock Musician and worked in several rock bands back in the day. Kate comes from a large family and spent much of her childhood with her four siblings.
When Kate was seven years of age, her parents got a divorce, and custody was handed to her mother. Her mother re-married to Michael Hastey. After graduating from the El Camino Fundamental High School in Sacramento, Kate decided to quit her studies and started working.
After doing odd jobs all over the place, Kate found her first job in a Yacht as a laundry stewardess. Kate, who as just 24 at the time, loved the sense of adventure and couldn’t wait to be out on the sea. Over the years, Kate worked for her stewardess documentation and found her way to the Yacht Ohana. She was cast in the second season of the reality TV series, Below Deck. Appointed as the head stewardess, Kate took over the role of Adrienne Gang and remained the head stewardess for five seasons. During her time with the series, Kate had some memorable moments. Her monologues on tardiness were as legendary as they came and everybody got one at some period.
Back in 2016, her then-girlfriend, Rocio Hernandez, sued Kate for domestic abuse. The incident happened after Kate had too much to drink and the pair got back home from a night out. According to Rocio’s testimony, Kate tried to kick her out of the house and threatened to change the locks. When Rocio didn’t comply, Kate bit her on her forearm, inner bicep, and legs. Kate was also accused of strangling Rocio to the point of choking. Talking about her arrest, Kate tweeted,
“Thank you for your support during this difficult & humiliating time. The truth will come out & I look forward to regaining peace in my life.”
Kate has never been shy about admitting her sexuality. The reality star has openly mentioned that she is bisexual and has dated both men and women. Kate’s first known relationship is with Rocio, but the pair break up after Kate was sued for domestic abuse. She then dated Ben Robinson who worked as the chef on the Yacht. Kate dated Josiah Carter for quite a while before breaking up. Kate is now presumed to be single and seems to be enjoying her life in New York.