Cornett was born on 10th of June 1971 and is currently 47 years old. She was born in Big Stone, Virginia, as Eva Leanza Cornett. Her parents are both teachers. Raised in Jacksonville, Florida, Cornett is a graduate of Terry Parker High School.
Leanza Cornett had a keen interest in modeling since her childhood, and she used to participate in many modeling competition. Before winning the title of Miss Florida in 1992, Cornett was National Sweetheart 1991. Furthermore, she became the center of attraction, when she enthroned Miss America in 1993.
As a television personality, Leanza Cornett served as a host for several television shows, including Who Wants to Marry a Multi-Millionaire?, New Attitude, and Entertainment Tonight. She also had guest appearances in television series such as Fear Factor, The Thick, and Melrose.
Besides, she served as a reporter for Animal Planet’s coverage of the Eukanuba AKC National Dog Show programs and host the On The Block show on DIY Network.
Leanza’s stage credit include Voyage of the Little Mermaid, Bye Bye Birdie, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Godspell, and Barefoot in the Park.
Leanza Cornett was the first ever actress to play a live-action version of Ariel, at the Voyage of The Little Mermaid show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort.
Leanza is possibly single after ending her romantic married affair with her spouse of 17 years. Previously she was in a married affair with her boyfriend turned spouse, Mark Steins, an Emmy award-winning journalist. She and her boyfriend tied the knot on July 22, 1995.
Together with her spouse, she gave birth to two sons; Avery James, and Kai Harper. However, the lovely couple went through a divorce after 17 years of their marriage.
Currently, Leanza Cornett is not spotted out in any dating affair nor any married relationship after her divorce. The lady had to boycott herself from having a boyfriend and a relationship following her divorce and emphasized more on the catering of her children.
As of now, Cornett has not revealed the information regarding her net worth and salary. However, as per some tabloids, Leanza Cornett' net worth is reported to be around $20 million with an annual salary of around $200K.