American actress, singer as well as a songwriter, author, and public speaker, Lisa Whelchel is the daughter of Virginia "Genny" (née French), a real estate agent, and James "Jimmy" Whelchel Sr., an electrician. In 1984, Whelchel released a Christian pop album entitled 'All Because of You', the album reached No. 17 on the Billboard Contemporary Christian music charts as well as nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Inspirational Performance. In 2000, she founded Momtime Ministries, a religious network of mothers' groups who meet weekly to "equip and refresh and encourage" each other.
Lisa Whelchel is one of the multi-talented personalities gained a lot of fame following her breakout performance on The New Mickey Mouse Club as well as on The Facts of Life. Prio to Acting, she is also a successful singer who released her first contemporary Christian album All Because of You and for which she got a Grammy Award nomination. She is likewise an author and public speaker.
Early Life And Education Of Lisa Whelchel
Lisa Whelchel was born on 29 May 1963, in Littlefield, Texas, United States. She is the daughter born to parents Virginia "Genny" (née French), a real estate agent, and James "Jimmy" Whelchel Sr., an electrician.
After her parents divorced in the year 1981, Whelchel's mother remarried Roy Coleman in 1983. She has also two brothers named Cody Whelchel and Casey Justice Coleman. She attended high school in Joshua, Texas.
Lisa Whelchel's Professional Career
Lisa Whelchel started her early acting career by appearing on the show called The New Micky Mouse Club as a Mouseketeer for a year from 1977-78. In the year 2001, she appeared on the made-for-TV movie The Facts of Life Reunion.
In 2012, Whelchel went on to portray in the movie Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas along with Kathy Najimy, Chad Michael Murray, Anna Maria Horsford, and Tika Sumpter. Prior to acting, she is also a singer and author.
Lisa Whelchel's Net Worth And Earning
Lisa Whelchel has earned a considerable amount of money from her acting career. Her net worth according to Celebrity net worth is around $3 million. A versatile personality has also written several books on motherhood, child discipline, and adult friendships.
Whelchel played the role in a comedy Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas which became the instant hit at the box office grossing $53.4 million on a budget of $25 million.
Besides, Whelchel is also a singer who released a Christian pop album All Because of You which reached No. 17 on the Billboard Contemporary Christian music charts.
After Whelchel became runner-up on the CBS competitive reality series Survivor: Philippines, she won $100,000 too.
Lisa Whelchel's Personal Life And Married
Lisa Whelchel is a married woman who tied the knots with her ex-husband Steven Cauble, is a former associate pastor at The Church on the Way in Van Nuys, California.
The couple has a son named Tucker Stephenson Cauble was born on 17th January 1990, her daughter named Haven Katherine Hill Cauble was born on 26th September 1991. Whelchel's daughter named Clancy Elizabeth Cauble (aka Clancy Cauble) was born on 12th November 1992.
Despite their long and loving marital relationship, the two divorced in 2012.
The actual reason behind their divorce is yet to be disclosed. Her current relationship status would be single but working on her relationship with her own life and be enjoying.