Kevin O'Connor (television)
O'Connor at the 2011 Texas Book Festival
|Born||1968/1969 (age 48–49)
New Jersey, U.S.
|Alma mater||College of the Holy Cross (A.B., History, 1990)
Boston University (Master's degree in Business Administration, 1999) 
|Known for||hosting This Old House|
Early life and education
O'Connor and his four brothers and two sisters grew up on various job sites led by his father, a civil engineer.
After graduating in 1986 from St. Benedict's Preparatory School in Newark, New Jersey, O'Connor received a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from the College of the Holy Cross in 1990. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration from Boston University in 1999.
The Producers of This Old House approached him to become their new host following the departure of Steve Thomas. O'Connor and his wife, Kathleen, had appeared on an episode of Ask This Old House, in which painting contractor Jim Clark assisted them with a wallpaper-removal project.
In September 2011, O'Connor debuted as the author of his first book, "The Best Homes from This Old House".
- "This Old House Makes House Call And Finds New Host". Press Release. Time Warner. April 7, 2003.
- Kevin O'Connor, Host. This Old House Biographies.
- St. Benedict's Prep 2008 Alumni Directory
- "The Best Homes of This Old House from Kevin O'Connor". Article. Charles & Hudson. August 30, 2011.