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 also dabbled as a recording artist and released a single called, "Money Can't Buy You Class." She is also 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 and Noel.
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 like, The Tyra Banks Show, The Wendy Williams Show, The Today Show and of course, The Real Housewives of New York City.