George Karlaftis, the Kansas City Chiefs defensive end footballer was a huge pick by the Chiefs in the NFL draft 2022. The Greek-born American footballer rose to fame with his exceptional skills and expertise in the field.
George Karlaftis’ girlfriend Kaia Harris has been his biggest supporter since high school. They both have been dating for more than 7 years now. Let’s learn more about Kaia in this article.
Who is Kaia Harris?
Kaia Harris is the girlfriend of George Karlaftis. They have been in a relationship for the past 7 years since they met for the first time in 2016 in their high school. She likes to keep her personal life private, so her Instagram account is private. Let’s know more about Kaia Harris:
|Date of Birth
|4th May 1999
|Place of Birth
|Courtey Harris (Father), Cindy Gong-Harris (Mother)
Early Life and Education
Kaia Harris was born on 4th May 1999 and is 24 years old now. Kaia was raised in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States of America. She is the eldest child born to her parents Courtney Harris (Father) and Cindy Gong-Harris (Mother) among five siblings. She has two brothers and two sisters.
Her father, Courtney Harris works as a Business Development Director at Purus Lab while her mother Cindy Harris Optosigma in a similar position. Kaia also worked as an intern at Optosigma since last August. Optosigma manufactures Optics and Optical Coatings globally.
Graduation and Playing Career
Kaia Harris graduated from West Lafayette High School in the year 2017. Kaia Harris is currently pursuing her graduation of Doctor of Law which will be completed in 2025. She plays track and field at the University of Missouri. According to her LinkedIn profile, Kaia previously worked as a Technical Marketing Intern at Caterpillar Inc. between May 2021 to August 2021.
At Purdue University, the athletic journey of Kaia got started. In 2019 she played tack and field indoors and she received the Big Ten Sportsmanship Award in 2021 after participating in three meets in the weight throw.
She achieved a throw of 54.11 meters on April 2, 2021, and finished in the top two in the outdoor discussion. As a Redshirt Freshman, she was named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Academic All-Big Ten Outdoor Track & Field in 2021.
How Did George Karlaftis and Kaia Harris Meet?
For the first time, George Karlaftis’ and Kaia Harris met in high school in the year 2016. In Lambert, they crossed paths for the first time. According to an Instagram post by George Karlaftis dated Septem 18, 2021, the couple completed five years together. Kaia has more than 3000 followers on Instagram but her account is private.
Both of them had studied together at Purdue University. Between 2018 and 2022, Kaia Harris completed her Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Kinesiology. Through a Facebook status on June 19, 2021, Kaia announced her relationship with George.
However, George Karlaftis remains busy due to his American football commitments but he makes sure to spend time with Kaia Harris. He actively posted pictures of trips and vacations with Kaia Harris on his Instagram account. The fans of the Kansas City Chiefs are delighted to welcome this young WAG along with the defensive end to the franchise.