Lara Spencer | Biography
The beautiful and stylish anchor working for ABC, correspondent of Good Morning America & Nightline Lara Spencer was born on June 19, 1969 at Garden City, Long Island, was named Lara Christine Von Seelen at birth. She is born from the parents Carolyn and Richard von Seelen of Cutchogue. Her father worked for Knit Wear Manufacture in New Work named Pringle of Scotland where he had a good career before he retired and before retirement, he successfully fulfilled his responsibility as president of the North American division in the same Knit Wear Manufacture Company. She is the TV correspondent who is named as life style anchor for hosting ABC’s Good Morning America in March 2011.
Talking about Spencer’s early life when she was young, her family suffered financially as her family budget was not as rich as her mother was struggling interior designer. Her mother taught Lara how to use Second Hand Product to make the rooms looks ravishing. Lara was youngest among from their five siblings of their parents. She lived in Garden City, Long Island, New York where she studied & completed her high school from Garden City High School. After that she went to Pennsylvania State University as she was awarded an athletic scholarship for springboard & Platform Driving where she found herself comfortable in studying Communication. She was even best at driving which made her nationally ranked one of the best competitive driving. She was even entitled All American Athlete at her last year of University in 1991.
She completed her Graduation on Broadcast Journalism & joined her Television Career at NBC one of most prestigious jobs in NBC Page Program. She worked for WABC TV in New York and was given responsibility of Eyewitness News and Good Morning America. She Even Produced the gamed show that was one of the famous shows of primetime entitled, “It’s Worth What?” hosted by is an American actor, comedian and director Cedric the Entertainer aired by NBC on Summer, 2011. Lara’s interest in Interior designing made her create & produce the two TV shows based on interest in news casting & for her passion in interior decoration & designing which was aired on HGTV. The show was one hour special named Flea market Flip. She has published her own book named: “I Brake for Yard Sales”, which gives the information and shows her passion on designing & decorating the room by using second hand finds.
Lara joined the Insider – an Entertainment News Magazine show in 2004 which was launched by her as she was given the opportunity which was hosted for seven successful seasons. The Insider show’s theme was pop culture, fashion and movie stars which was one of the well known shows in USA. As she was waiting for her dream job, she again returned to ABC News for which she left the Insider in May 2011.
Lara Spencer is married to Mr. David Haffenreffer, former CNNfn Journalist in Southampton, New York dated on 1 September 2000. The couple marriage was organized at St. Andrew's Dune Church and the an Episcopal priest named Rev. Peter M. Larsen which was feature by the TV Show and Magazine, "Martha Stewart Living" where the Lara’s favorite color- Yellow was showcased by the Show and can be found on the segments that was included in DVD sets of Martha’s Wedding. Lara is very much pet loving women as she has a dog who she named Dandy.
Spencer was given a beautiful nick name TangleFoot from the people of George Clooney. She is now living with her husband and children in 1961 Hollywood Hills house & interesting fact is that she herself decorated this house. Her house consists of back yard which she made it to be with her children. She loves to visit Los Angeles with her husband and children. Her hobby turned very lucky which made her start her career where she hosted the show for PBS "Antiques Roadshow" in 2004, which illustrated how to convert yard sales goods into high price.
Her capacity and dedication made Lara Spencer a famous Television Celebrity around America. She is one the most watched celebrity in TV. Her Net worth is around US$ Six Million. She is enjoying her personal and professional life very much. It is her caliber which made her worth what she is today. Her bio can be obtained from Wikipedia, her official website and other website writing biography of the famous people.