Genevieve Gorder Biography
Genevieve Gorder is an American television host and also an interior designer. Gorder hosted Stay Here on Netflix, Genevieve’s Renovation, “White House Christmas,” and Dear Genevieve on HGTV and judged HGTV’s Designer Star. Recently, she hosted Bravo’s Best Room Wins.
Gorder attended Minneapolis South High School, where she played soccer and violin. She later joined Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon between 1992 and 1994, majoring in international affairs. Later on, she decided to change her career path after taking a graphic design course. Moreover, in 1994, she got an internship at MTV in New York City. Luckily, MTV offered her a permanent job after the internship. Therefore, she relocated to New York and graduated with a B.F.A in design from the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.
Gorder appeared as a commentator on the MT series Sex in the 90s before being known as a designer. She was one of the original designers on TLC’s hit series Trading Spaces, which premiered in 2000, and she appeared in Seasons 1-4, 6, and 9. Genevieve gained recognition and quickly became known for her soulful designs and her unusual habit of working barefoot. Moreover, in the Swiffer sweeper commercial series, she parodied her lack of footwear that started airing on television in 2003. Despite her role in Trade Spaces, she was a designer for a spinoff show, Trading Spaces: Family.
Furthermore, in 2005, she hosted several small American towns for TLC’s Town Haul. She was on screen again in a project, Dear Genevieve, which premiered on HGTV in January 2009 and ran for 78 episodes. Moreover, she was one of the three judges on the design panel of HGTV Design Star. Gorder was a feature on the show, advising and critiquing designers looking to achieve status on television. On the show “HGTV Design Star,” she appeared in 25 episodes between 2009 and 2012.
In addition, Genevieve hosted GHGTV’s White House Christmas in 2015. She gave viewers a tour of the Christmas decorations at the White House in Washington, D.C.
Additionally, she starred in this show about the renovation of her own life and apartment in Manhattan, which premiered in July 2014 and ran for 6 episodes. On August 17, 2018, Stay Here launched on Netflix, where she was featured, and it ran for eight episodes. For the series, she was named Lucky. She was credited as an executive producer for the series. In May 2019, she hosted Bravo’s Best Room Wins, a room makeover competition series. Each of the ten episodes of the show featured interior designers competing for a feature on the ELLE Decors website.
Additionally, Gorder has designed for brands such as Crate and Barrel and Scotties Tissues. She also served as a spokesperson for General Mills Box Tops program and Fiber One. In ABC Channels, she does infomercials for America’s Steals and Deals.
Genevieve Gorder Age
How old is Genevieve Gorder? Genevieve is 48 years old as of July 2022. She was born on July 26, 1974, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In addition, Gorder usually celebrates her birthday on July 26 every year, and her zodiac sign is Cancer.
Genevieve Gorder’s Family
Gorder is the daughter of Jon Gorder, her dad, and Diana Drake, her mom. She is the oldest among her two brothers. However, more information regarding the family is currently under review. We guarantee to keep you updated as soon as the information is available in the limelight.
Genevieve Gorder Husband
Gorder was married to Tyler Harcott in 2006 where the marriage lasted for the next seven years. The couple was blessed with one child, Bebelle Harcourt, who currently lives with her mother after the couple’s divorce. Moreover, in September 2018, Gorder married Christian Dunbar an interior designer and furniture builder whom they seem happy together.
Genevieve Gorder’s Height
Gorder stands at an approximated height of 5 feet 10 inches tall.
Genevieve Gorder Net Worth
Genevieve has an estimated net worth of around $5 million. Her income is mainly attributed to her successful career as a journalist.
Genevieve Gorder Salary
Gorder receives an estimated annual salary ranging from $45,500 – $110,500.