Lauren Phinney Biography
Lauren Phinney is an American television presenter and host who is currently hosting for the Good Morning San Diego at KUSI network. She has worked as a reporter for the KCFW’s Montana Todayand in the Washington D.C. covering The D.C. Sniper. She earns a lucrative amount of salary and has an impressive net worth from her profession.
Lauren Phinney Age
Lauren Phinney was born as Lauren Ann Phinney in Simi Valley, California, USA. Moreover, she is American by her nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. She and her young sister go to their grandparents in Hawaii and often in Wisconsin while their summers and winters vacations. She was born on 8th August 1981. As of 2019, she is around 38 years old.
Lauren Phinney Early life
Lauren grew up in Simi Valley, California. As a little girl, she recollects getting a microphone gift, which was supposed to be for singing Karaoke. Little Lauren used it to go around and interview all her family members after a song.
She credits her spunk and drives to having a lot of strong women in her family to look up to. Lauren and her sisters alternated summers and winters with their grandparents in Hawaii or Wisconsin.
She was part of high school competitive track and gymnastics, and in middle school played piano and flute as well as singing in the school choir throughout. Phinney attended Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. She graduated “Magna Cum Laude” with a B.A. in Television Production: Journalism and a minor in American History.
Lauren Phinney Husband
In 2015, Lauren married Jay Dorsett, a sales manager in Tallahassee. Together, they moved back to Southern California. She calls him her greatest supporter, and her best friend and confident. He is an avid Muay Thai kickboxer, and together they have a son, Weston.
They invited their friends and relatives at their wedding. After a year of their marriage, the couple welcomed a son, Weston McDonell (born on 23rd February 2016).
Phinney isn’t linked with any man in any extra-marital affairs. Besides, she hasn’t faced any rumors and controversies regarding her career and personal life. She is active on social and has a huge number of fan following on her social accounts. She loves to share her personal pictures with her fans on Instagram. Currently, she resides in Southern California with her husband and son.
Lauren Phinney Career
Lauren Phinney started her career as an anchor for the Loyola University’s news magazine, Access LMU. Moreover, she did her internship in Los Angeles with KTLA-TV network as a reporter. In Tallahassee, she hosted a weekly political segment and specialty programs. She reported with KCFW’s Montana Today in Montana and also with The D.C. Sniper in Washington D.C.
Phinney’s one of the notable works is to get a story of skeet shooting where a dog sledding to skating with the roller derby team where she interviewed with famous broadcasters, Nik Wallenda and Barbara. She also interviewed with the former US President, Barak Obama. During in Sarasota and Tampa, she reported on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and in the 2012 Presidential Elections. For her work, she honored by the Florida Broadcasters Association as a Rising Star of 2012. She currently serves for the Good Morning San Diego at KUSI network.
Lauren Phinney Net Worth
Lauren Phinney has an estimated net worth of $5 Million as of 2019. She earns a fruitful amount of salary from her profession. However, the actual salary isn’t disclosed until now. But, it seems like she earns a salary in six-figures. Having a plentiful net worth, she also makes a handsome amount of money from her other works which include interviews, broadcastings, and many others.