Quick Facts Lara Spencer
- NameLara Spencer
- Birth NameLara Christine Von Seelen
- FatherRichard von Seelen
- MotherCarolyn von Seelen
- EthnicityWhite Ethnicity
- Eye ColorBlue
- Hair ColorBrown
- Face ColorFair
- Weight in KG63 kg
- Famous ForGood Morning America
- Married toDavid Haffenreffer
- ChildrenKatharine Paige Haffenreffer, Duff Haffenreffer
- EducationPenn State University
- Online PresenceFacebook,Wikipedia,Twitter,instagram
- TV ShowGood Morning America
- Birth Year1969
- Birth month06
- Birth PlaceGarden City, New York
Lara Spence is an American television presenter, widely perceived as a lifestyle co-anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America. Prior to that, she worked as a host for ABC News and The Early Show. Besides, Spencer also hosted Antiques Roadshow on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) for almost two seasons.
Talking about this talented television presenter’s personal life, she is currently in a relationship with an American Businessman, Rick McVey. Previously, she was married to her ex-husband, David Haffenreffer.
However, the husband and wife divorced after living fifteen years together. The couple has two children from their relationship, a son, Duff Haffenreffer and daughter, Katharine Paige Haffenreffer.
Lara Spencer Early Life & Education
Lara Christine Von Seelen was born on 19th June 1969, in Garden City, New York to Richard von Seelen, father, and Carolyn von Seelen, mother. Spencer grew up in the New York Suburb of Garden City, Long Island where she completed her primary education at the Garden City High School in 1987.
Later on, she joined Pennsylvania State University on an athletic scholarship for platform diving and springboard. At that time she was ranked nationally as a competitive diver. She completed her education at Pennsylvania University with a degree in Broadcast, Journalism.
Though Spencer was very good at sports during her early age, she later chose her career to be a television presenter. In order to that, she joined NBC program right where she volunteers with other reporters to gain experience.
Lara Spencer Journalism Career
Lara Spencer began working professionally after she landed a position at the CBS affiliate television station, WDEF-TV. During that time, she handled as a reporter, producer, cameraman, editor as well as a news-van driver.
After working almost a year, she then joined News 12 Long Island and two years. following she anchored in 3 AM newscast for WABC-TV. Her big breakthrough came after covering the TWA Flight 800 crash.
Afterward, the former spouse of David Haffenreffer worked as the creator and executive producer of the prime-time game show, It’s Worth What? Moreover, she also created and produced her passion for interior designing.
Lara Spencer Married, Wife, Children, Affairs, Dating
Lara Spencer is a married woman. She married to CNNfn journalist, David Haffenreffer on 30th September 2000, at St. Andrew’s Dune Church. The husband and wife are blessed with two children Duff Haffenreffer, and Katharine Paige Haffenreffer. However, the couple divorced after living together for 15 years.
Currently, the Grand Marshal Spencer is in the relationship with an American Businessman, Rick McVey. More recently in January 2018, they announced their engagement.
The couple seems very happy together. They have not involved in other affairs and neither there have been any rumors of them floating in the air. Besides, they must be planning to take their relationship to the next level.
Youtube: Lara Spencer’s engagement celebration;
Lara Spencer Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary
Lara Spencer makes a decent amount of money from her television presenter professions. Till the present context, she has worked with several broadcasting companies and has collaborated with several renowned television personalities.
Allocating information from several sources as of 2018, it is found out that Lara Spencer current estimated estimated net worth is around $6 million.