A native of Valencia, California, Kendall Long was born on August 17, 1991. Long graduated from the Academy of Art University in 2017, where she majored in Multimedia Communications and Broadcast Television.
The Just Curious author appeared on season 22 of The Bachelor in 2018 and vied for Arie Luyendyk Jr.’s heart. That same year, continued her search for love on season 5 of Bachelor in Paradise, where she met Joe Amabile. The duo split before filming wrapped, but later reconnected and dated until January 2020.
The pair had to face their relationship again when Long and Amabile both appeared on season 7 of BiP, which began in August 2021. Long left the show the following month after struggling with Amabile’s growing bond with Serena Pitt. The graphic designer returned to Mexico during the season 7 finale in October 2021 to gain closure before the grocer proposed to Pitt.
Long previously hosted the “Down to Date” podcast from 2019 until 2020.