LuAnn de Lesseps net worth: LuAnn de Lesseps is former nurse, model, author and well known television personality who has a net worth of $15 million. LuAnn de Lesseps earned her net worth through her career as a model for Wilhelmina, and has walked runways in Milan and around the world. But before her days as a professional model, LuAnn was a licensed vocational nurse and enjoyed the time she spent helping the elderly in the nursing home she worked in. She feels it helped her to develop her people skills and made a better entertainer out of her. LuAnn is a regular on Bravo networks reality television show "Real Housewives of New York City" and has been since season one.
Along with her television, modeling and nursing career, LuAnn de Lesseps is also a recording artist with her first single release "Money Can't Buy You Class." She also is listed as the author of a book titled "Class With the Countess: How to Live with Elegance and Flair," which she later admitted was written by Diane Reverand. As some of you may know, LuAnn de Lesseps is also known as the Countess, due to her marriage to Count Alexandre de Lesseps, in 1993. The couple divorced in 2009 on the grounds of infidelity. They have two children, Victoria, who is 16 years old, and Noel, age 14. LuAnn's son seems to have some of that business savvy in him as well. After he suffered from a skateboard injury, Noel started brainstorming, and with his determination, motivation and ingenuity, he created and manages his own skateboard company, FancyFool. Her daughter, Victoria, is doing quite well for herself also, she won first place for her design of a solar panel home. She received an award from the Long House in East Hampton. Looks like LuAnn's children are getting an early start in the world of business, and mom couldn't be prouder.
LuAnn was born in Connecticut, in 1965. Her father was the owner of a construction company, which is still owned by two of LuAnn's brothers.LuAnn has become a prominent television personality and has appeared on several shows, as well as being the host of her own show on WWH Hampton's TV, The Countess Report, and has had an acting role in the tv series, Law and Order SUV, as well as Who Wants to be a Millionaire. She has also appeared on shows such as, The Tyra Banks Show, The Wendy Williams Show, The Today Show and of course, The Real Housewives of New York City.