Lisa LaFlamme is a renowned Canadian journalist currently working as a chief anchor and senior editor in CTV news. Lisa LaFlamme has also worked as the substitute host for CTV National News and also served as the news international affairs correspondent. She has interviewed some famous personalities like Stephen Harper, Prince Harry and Bill Clinton.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Lisa LaFlamme was born on 25th July 1964 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. She was born to David LaFlamme and Kathleen LaFlamme. Her religion is Roman Catholic. She grew up with her three sisters. However, her parent’s occupation is not available. Similarly, she belongs to Canadian nationality, whereas ethnicity is unknown. Similarly, her current age is 55 years old.
As a child, Lisa was very forward and active in her studies and other curriculum activities. Talking about her education, she studied at St. Mary’s High School. After that, she enrolled in the University of Ottawa and completed her degree.
Lisa LaFlamme began her career as a copywriter and script artist working for CTV. She was 24 years old when she started her career. In 2003, after Lloyd Robertson, she involved in CTV news as a foreign correspondent and a second choice anch or. During her career, she had an opportunity of interviewing many public figures like Paul Martin, Jean Chretien and Brian Mulroney (former prime minister) and current prime ministers like Stephen Harper and from British Royals such as Prince Andrew during the Olympics 2012 held in London.
LaFlamme has also participated in many national events and conflicts, including the attacks on 11th September 2011 and the Iraq and Afganistan war. Similarly, she took part in other events like Arab spring in Cairo, Hurricane Katrina, the 2010 Haiti earthquake, the death of Pope John Paul in 2005 and the Pope Francis event in 2013.
Lisa LaFlamme has participated in every election since 1997. She has taken part in every Olympic Games since 2006 and the Beijing Olympics in 2008. The journalist has also made her appearances in other events like the London Olympics in 2012 and Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in 2012.
She also attended the royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge. When Roberston left, she was promoted to sole anchor and senior editor of CTV National News. At present, she works at CTV National News as the domestic news chief anchor and senior editor.
Awards and Achievements
From her amazing work, Lisa has been liked by many people. She has also received a number of awards and has been nominated for different awards too. To start with, she has got five Gemini awards nominations in the Best News Anchor category. In addition to this, she also won the famous 1999 Galaxy Award from the Canadian Cable Television Association in March 2014. She has also received several RTDNA awards.
In 2016, she became a member of the Order of Ontario (as one of 83 Canadians). Lisa was recognized with that honor for her notable contribution to journalism and news broadcasting, support and promotion of human rights. Recently, she has also received an award for Best News Anchor at the Canadian Screen Awards.
Salary, Income, and Net Worth
Lisa LaFlamme lives a very luxurious life due to her spectacular career. As she is a very successful journalist. Her salary is $350,000 per annum. Similarly, her estimated net worth is around $4 million.
Regarding Lisa LaFlamme’s relationship status, she is single and unmarried. There is no relevant proof of her relationship. Also, there has not been any news about her affairs in any source. She seems happy with her single life without being part of any relationship.
She has never covered the headlines for the controversy. It seems she is taking her profession so decently.
The beautiful female journalist has a height of 5 feet 4 inches. Further, she has brown eyes and her hair color is light brown. There are no other details revealed about her body measurement, bra size, and shoe size.
Moreover, in order to look young, Lisa has also gone through some plastic surgery. Her surgery contains procedures like Nose Job, Facelift and Eyelift. This procedure helped to reduce wrinkles and make her face look youthful.
Lisa LaFlamme is quite active socially. But at present, she has been using only Twitter. She has 75.6k followers on Twitter, and her fans are increasing day by day. Further, she joined Twitter in May 2009. Besides, she does not use other social media like Facebook and Instagram.