Meredith Seacrest is well-known as the producer of great Television shows such as “Live with Kelly” and “The Buried Life”. Also, she is popular as the sister of American TV personality, Ryan Seacrest. 

Meredith Seacrest with her brother Ryan
Caption: Meredith Seacrest with her brother Ryan (Photo: Zimbio)

Meredith Seacrest's Parents

In Atlanta, Georgia, United States, Meredith was born on May 10, 1980, with the birth sign Leo. Her birth name is Meredith Marie Seacrest. She is the daughter of parents Constance Marie Zullinger (mother) and her father Gary Lee Seacrest. Meredith's dad Gary worked as a real estate attorney. Also, he had served as a Lieutenant in the United States Army.

Picture of Meredith Seacrest with her family
Caption: Picture of Meredith Seacrest with her family (Photo: Instagram)

Her mom Constance is a homemaker. Having American nationality, Meredith is of white ethnicity. She grew up with her siblings' brother Ryan Seacrest. As we already mentioned, her brother Ryan is an American media personality and producer.


Meredith graduated from Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School located in Sandy Springs. Then she joined the Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication located in Athens, Georgia. 

In the year 2003, she graduated from the University of Georgia. Also, she has worked on the Grady Society’s Alumni Board.


Meredith started her career with CBS Corporation as a communications manager. Then she hosted the shows such as “Entertainment Tonight” and “The Insider”. Meredith was hired by Murphy O’Brien as a senior account executive in the year 2006. Also, she has worked as the producer for shows Live With Kelly in 1988 and The Buried Life in 2010.

Picture of Meredith Seacrest
Caption: Picture of Meredith Seacrest (Photo: Pinterest)

In September 2010, she joined the Ryan Seacrest Foundation as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer. Her brother Ryan co-founded the institution with his parents. Also, he serves on the board of directors of the foundation. Meredith acknowledged that leaving her job to be the director of a foundation was never easy, but she did it so that she could work alongside her family and help others.

Meredith Seacrest posing for the picture
Caption: Meredith Seacrest posing for the picture (Photo: MarriedCeleb)

She has made significant contributions to the Ryan Seacrest Foundation since its inception. Through educational and engaging initiatives, the foundation aims to encourage children. A major goal of the foundation is to inspire more people to reach more hearts and contribute to the recovery of patients in every hospital in the world.

What's Meredith Seacrest Net Worth?

Meredith Seacrest has an estimated net worth of around $2 Million earned out of her working career. She has earned a hefty sum of money working as a producer of shows “Live with Kelly” and “The Buried Life”. Also, she might collect a decent sum of money out of work as a host. Meredith earns a generous amount from her work as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation. 

Meredith's brother Ryan posing for a picture with the jeep
Caption: Meredith's brother Ryan posing for a picture with the jeep (Photo: Instagram)

Her brother Ryan Seacrest has a net worth of $450 Million with an annual salary of $75 Million. He earns $60 million to $80 million from his entertainment and entrepreneurial empire every year. Ryan inked a deal for $45 million to continue to host American Idol in July 2009, making him the highest-paid reality television host at that time.

Who is Meredith Seacrest Husband?

Meredith Seacrest is enjoying her married life. She is married to her husband Jimmy Leach. Meredith's husband Leach is a senior executive at TOMS. The couple tied the wedding knot on the 5th of November 2016 on Saturday with close friends and family only. Meredith and Jimmy's wedding ceremony was held in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. She was stunned in a strapless Vera Wang gown and the groom donned a bright blue suit. 

Meredith Seacrest with her husband Jimmy Leach
Caption: Meredith Seacrest with her husband Jimmy Leach (Photo: Heavy) 

Her brother Ryan donned a bright blue suit from his own collection named Seacrest style. Every groomsman wore a suit and accessory from the Ryan Seacrest Distinction. A group picture of the television host and producer with the sister and her six bridesmaids was even taken. Furthermore, TOMS shoes were worn by the bridal party. Meredith lives a happy life along with her husband Jimmy and has no sign of a split or fights between them.

Does Meredith Seacrest Have Kids?

Meredith announced that she was expecting her first child with her husband Leach on November 16, 2018. Then she became the mother of a child Flora Marie Leach. Therefore she shared a daughter Flor with her husband Jimmy. 

Caption: Meredith Seacrest with her daughter Flora and mom Constance (Photo: Instagram)

Her daughter Flore was born on December 10, 2018. Her brother Ryan even shared that happy news in the show Live Kelly Ryan, saying on December 11 that he is now an uncle. As per Uncle Ryan, Flora was born on Monday at 6 p.m., weighing 8 pounds and 1 ounce.

Meredith Relation With Her Brother Ryan

Meredith shared a close and beautiful relationship with her siblings' brother Ryan. The brother and sister are very close to each other. He stepped up over the weekend to help with the big wedding bash of his sister Meredith as the Man of Honor. 

Meredith Seacrest clicking selfie with her brother Ryan
Caption: Meredith Seacrest clicking a selfie with her brother Ryan (Photo: Instagram)

They even worked together in an extravagant marriage ceremony. Her brother Ryan proudly served as an honor to Meredith's Wedding with Jimmy. 

Meredith Seacrest's Height

Meredith Seacrest stands at a decent height little shorter than her brother Ryan. Her brother Ryan has a height of 1.71 m or 5 feet 6 inches tall. Meredith has blonde hair with blue eyes.