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(American television chef, author)

Sandra Lee is a celebrity chef, advocate, activist. Sandra was having an affair with the politician Andrew Cuomo.

Relationship Facts of Sandra Lee (Chef)

Sandra Lee (Chef) is having an affair.
Her sexual orientation is straight.


What is the relationship of Sandra Lee (Chef)?

Sandra Lee is engaged to fiancé Ben Youcef. She is 13 years younger than her fiance Ben. They started dating in March 2021.

Ben Youcef is wearing a ring on his wedding finger as a sign of their commitment while their wedding plan is on which their nearest friends confirm.

Past affair

She was previously married to KB Home CEO and philanthropist Bruce Karatz. The marriage lasted from 6 October 2001 to 2007.

Also, she was in a relationship with politician Andrew Cuomo. They began dating in the fall of 2005. She does not have children from any of her relationships. However, they broke up.

Who is Sandra Lee?

Sandra Lee is a multiple Emmy Award-Winning advocate, activist, and philanthropist. Lee is also an internationally acclaimed home life expert.

People mostly know her or her ‘Semi-Homemade’ cooking concept. Currently, she is in a relationship with the future Governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo.

Sandra Lee’s Early Life, Childhood, Education

Lee was born in Santa Monica, California on July 3, 1966, to parents Vicky and Wayne Christiansen.

She had a rough childhood and after a beating by her mother, she moved in with her boyfriend, Duane. Later, she lived with her father and his girlfriend after moving to Wisconsin.

Additionally, she also has two younger sisters, Kimber Lee and Cynthia, and two younger brothers, John Paul Christiansen, and Rich Christiansen.

She is of American nationality. Additionally, her ethnic background is Caucasian.

Talking about her education, Lee completed her primary education at Onalaska High School in Onalaska, Wisconsin.

Later, she attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Additionally, she also attended the Le Cordon Bleu in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Is Sandra Lee  active on social media?

Lee is active on social media. She has a huge number of followers on social networking sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

She has more than 39k followers on Twitter. In addition, she has over 50k followers on Instagram. Similarly, her Facebook page has more than 600k followers.

Sandra Lee’s Career, Salary, and Net Worth

Lee initially created a home-decorating tool called ‘Sandra Lee Kraft Kurtains’. Next, she was hired by the home-shopping network QVC.

Her show, ‘Semi-Homemade Cooking with Sandra Lee’ premiered in 2003 on the Food Network. Furthermore, in her second series, ‘m an activist for gay marriage equality and children’s rights. I’m the face of Share Our Strength. aired on May 10, 2009.

Lee is also a successful author. To date, she has released 25 books which include ‘Sandra Lee Semi-Homemade: Cool Kids Cooking’ and ‘Made From Scratch’ among others. In addition, she also started a new monthly lifestyle magazine in 2012.

Additionally, Lee also has two credits as a producer and 1 credit as a writer. She was diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer in 2015. However, she has been cancer-free since 2016.

Lee won the Daytime Emmy Award in the category of Outstanding Lifestyle/Culinary Host for Semi-Homemade Cooking in 2012. Furthermore, she was also nominated for the same award in 2009.

Lee has not revealed her current salary. However, she has an estimated net worth of around $20 million at present.

Sandra Lee: Rumors, Controversy

Lee’s cookbook ‘Semi-Homemade Cooking’ received mixed reviews after the book received numerous criticism from the public and reviewers.

Numerous times, her recipe and television series have been involved in controversies over the years.

At present, there are no rumors concerning her life and career.

What are the body stats of Sandra Lee ?

Talking about her body measurement, Lee has a height of 5 feet 4 inches.

Additionally, she weighs around 64kg. She has a measurement of 39-27-39 inches.

In addition, her hair color is blonde and her eye color is blue.

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