Lara Spencer Biography
Primetime Emmy Awards nominee for "Outstanding Reality Program", Lara Spencer is a renowned television personality, actress, and writer of the United States. She is popular in the United States for being the co anchor of the ABC's Good Morning America. Born as Lara Christine von Seelen in Garden City, New York, the United States of America to Carolyn and Richard von Seelen, Lara was raised in New York City suburb. She is an American nationality holder and is of the white ethnicity.
On 30th September 2000, Lara married David Haffenreffer. His birth name is David Huffard Haffenreffer Jr. and he is a Real Estate Broker as well as the former anchor of the show, Ahead of the Curve. As a married couple, they welcomed two children together. The couple divorced on 18th of June 2015. However, there is no information about her other affairs.
Beautiful and cute looking Lara graduated from the "Garden City High School" and then she joined "Pennsylvania State University". While she was in her University alongside she joined NBC page program and began serving as a volunteer.
Spencer''s professional career start from WDEF-TV and she has her hands as a reporter, anchor, producer, and cameraman. She was like a one-man army as she was also the news-van driver.
She got her rose in fame after she covered the news about the "TWA Flight 800 crash" in 1996. As a television journalist, Spencer has been earning a lucrative amount of salary and her current estimated net worth is $6 million.Edit
Born in Garden City, New York
Born as Lara Christine von Seelen in Garden City, New York, United States of America to Carolyn and Richard von Seelen, Lara was raised in New York City suburb. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.Edit
Graduated from Garden City High School
Enthusiastic child, Lara Spencer received her formal education from Garden City High School. She was not only the brilliant student in her class but also a great athlete. She finally graduated from Garden City High School in 1987.Edit
Graduated from Pennsylvania State University
As a superb talented athlete, she won an athletic scholarship after her high school education and then she joined Pennsylvania State University on this scholarship. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism in 1991.Edit
Was named All American Athlete
Lara's childhood dream was also to become one of the great athlete in the world and she also continued in this filed after she joined Pennsylvania State University. On her final year, she was honored with the title, All American Athlete.Edit
While she was still in this University, she joined NBC page program and began serving them as a volunteer. Her professional career start from WDEF-TV and that was as a reporter, anchor, producer and cameraman. She was like a one-man band as she was also the news-van driver.Edit
Covered the news about the TWA Flight 800
After being the one-man band for about a year at WDEF-TV, she joined News 12 Long Island. She also remained there only for about two years and then she joined WABC-TV. She got her rose in fame after she covered the news about the TWA Flight 800 crash in 1996.Edit
Joined ABC news as a national correspondent
With the course of time, she has been serving in several news agencies. After being popular for covering the news about the TWA Flight 800 crash in 1996, she joined ABC news and began serving them as a national correspondent.Edit
Married to David Haffenreffer
On 30th of September 2000, Lara got married to David Haffenreffer. His birth name is David Huffard Haffenreffer Jr. and he is a Real Estate Broker as well as the former anchor of the show, Ahead of the Curve.Edit
First child, David Huffard Haffenreffer III
After being married with David Haffenreffer she became pregnant with her first child within two years and then she finally welcomed her first child in 2002. That time she gave birth to a son and they named him David Huffard Haffenreffer III.Edit
Second child, Katharine Paige Haffenreffer
She became mother of the second time in her life and that was in 2004. She and her ex husband, David Haffenreffer became parents for the second time in their life together that year and that time she gave birth to a baby girl and they named her Katharine Paige Haffenreffer.Edit
Nominated in Primetime Emmy Awards
Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and it’s an honor for everyone if they win this award. She has also been nominated in this award once and that was in 2005 for Outstanding Reality Program.Edit
Released her first book, I Brake for Yard Sales
Besides being the famous television personality and an actress, Lara Spencer is also a great writer and till now, she has published several books and articles on her own. In 2012, she published her debut book and that was released under the title, I Brake for Yard Sales.Edit
Nominated in Daytime Emmy Awards
She got nominated in Daytime Emmy Awards for the first time in her life in 2014 and that was for Outstanding Special Class Special. A year before, she was also nominated in People's Choice Awards, USA. She has not been honored with both of these awards.Edit
Divorced with David Haffenreffer
After spending one and half decade with David Haffenreffer as a married couple, she decided to end her married life with him and they finally got divorced on 18th of June 2015. There is no information about her extra affairs.Edit