Kayte Lauren Christensen (born November 16, 1980 in Lakeview, Oregon) is an American color commentator and former professional basketball player who has competed internationally and for the Phoenix Mercury, Houston Comets and Chicago Sky in the WNBA.
Christensen has served as a color commentator for ESPNU and was alongside play-by-play announcer Doug Sherman on the call of the 2011 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Championship game.
Kayte Lauren Christensen was born in Lakeview, Oregon to Randy and Cathy Christensen. She grew up on her family's ranch in the Modoc County ranching community of Likely, California, with two sisters and a younger brother.
Kayte herself writes: "From a 700 acre cattle ranch in the Northeastern corner of California to the Big Apple!! I've lived and worked all over the world and I have landed back in the Valley of the Sun in a dream job working for the Phoenix Suns. Follow me on my new adventure in my personal and professional life. Get a closer glimpse than ever at who I really am through my own words and experiences!! Who knows what I will do or say next!"