Jennifer Lahmers is a correspondent and weekend co-host at “Extra.” Prior to hitting the red carpet, Jennifer co-hosted “Good Day Wake Up” on Fox5 in New York City, interviewing newsmakers and celebrities, covering live breaking news and major events throughout the tri-state area.
Previously, Jennifer worked as weekend anchor and weekday reporter at FOX61. There, she earned several awards in investigative journalism while also penning a weekly humor column for The Hartford Courant and a monthly column for New Haven Living. She began her career as a weekend news anchor and reporter in Jackson, Tennessee, for WBBJ-TV.
She graduated from Ohio University's E.W. Scripps School of Journalism in Athens, Ohio, working every angle of the news business, from newspaper to radio to television.
Of all the roles she’s taken throughout her life, it’s the title of “Mom” that Jennifer loves the most — her baby boy Ethan, born in November 2021, is the joy of her life.Jennifer loves staying active and exploring Los Angeles with her dog Sophia, who she named after the character on her favorite TV show of all time, “The Golden Girls.”