Lisa Dergen Biography

December 16, 2018
First published on:December 16, 2018
by William Olver

Facts of Lisa Dergen

Birth Name Lisa Elieen Dergan
Famous Name Lisa Dergan
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place Corpus Christi, Texas
Currently Working For Fox Sports
Salary $45000-$60,000
Net Worth $1.2 million
Weight in KG 54
Boyfriend Michael Bay
Currently Married No
Married to Scott Podsednik
Children Two
Divorce 2017
Profession Model, Tv personality and Sportscaster
Came to fame after Playboy's Playmate of the Month photoshoot
Started career as Model
University attended San Diego State University, California
Horoscope Leo
Birth Date August 10, 1970
Height 5 feet 8.5 inch (1.74m)
Weight 54 kg (120 lbs)
Show USA network game show Smush

Lisa Dergen is an American Model, Actress, Media personality, and Sportscaster. Besides modeling, she has established her major career in the field of sportscasting with Fox Sports. Considered one of the most attractive female sportscasters, Dergan is also a former Playmate model for popular American magazine Playboy.


Lisa Dergan, the beautiful Model has an estimated net worth over $1.2 million. As a sportscaster, she earned around $45,000 as an annual salary. Lisa dated American Filmmaker Michael Bay for 10 years. Later in 2006, she married the Major League Baseball Player Scott Podsednik. 

Lisa Dergan Early Life

Lisa Eileen Dergan was born on August 10, 1970, in Corpus Christi, Texas. She lived with her parents in San Diego, California. In her early years, Lisa’s mother introduced her to the sport of golf. Sadly, there isn't any detailed information about her parents.

During high school, Lisa excelled at cheerleading and worked for the school paper. She graduated from San Diego University, where she majored in interior design. Later, she worked as an interior decorator Chili’s restaurant.

While still in College, Lisa signed a minor modeling job with the local modeling scout. Later, She moved to Los Angeles to model for a talent and modeling agency Wilhelmina Models

Lisa Dergan Net worth and Salary

Till the present date, Dergan hasn't revealed anything about her net worth and salary. Considering her works in modeling, cinema, sports, and television industry, it can be assumed that her net worth is over $1 million.

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Being a former Playboy's Centerfold model, Dergan earned about $25,000 as her average salary. She was also the Playboy's Playmate of the month, for July 1998, which earned her several contracts.

Later in 2001, Dergan began broadcasting for a local Sports show in Los Angeles. In 2002, she signed a professional contract with Fox Sports. The beautiful sportscaster is estimated to have an average salary somewhere between $45,000- $65,000.  

Lisa Dergan Professional Life

Lisa Dergan started her professional modeling career with popular American magazine Playboy. Later, she joined Fox Sports as a sportscaster, which brought her more reputation and income.

Modeling Career

Lisa started her modeling career during her high school. She was asked to do a small advertisement photo-shoot for Playboy magazine's ad called, “What Sort of Man Reads Playboy”.

The sexy young model was then offered to so some Centerfolds for Playboy, which required her to pose as a Nude Model

CAPTION: Sexy Lisa Dergan posing for a photoshoot SOURCE:

In July 1998, she was an official Playmate, taking the title of Playboy's Playmate of the Month. The attractive Lisa Dergan is still considered one of the sexiest model ever.

Broadcasting Career

With Playboy, Lisa gained more recognition and started appearing on TV shows such as Silk Stalkings and Frasier. Her biggest break outside of the modeling world was when she was asked to do a weekend sports show alongside Jim Hill on KCBS Los Angeles.

CAPTION: Lisa Dergan reporting for Fox Sports SOURCE: Camarote Leonino

Later in 2002, Dergan joined FOX Sports Net, where she interviewed several famous sports stars such as Tiger Woods, John Elway, and Chuck Liddell.

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Dergan reported from some of the major events such as The Super Bowl, The Kentucky Derby, and The U.S. Open golf tournament. She co-hosted the series such as the game show Smush on the USA Network, and the wedding reality competition series Race to the Altar

Lisa Dergan Personal Life

Regarding Personal life of Lisa Dergan, she is 48 years old as of 2018. Further, her star sign is Leo. During her career, Dergan has been linked with various personalities. However, Lisa was already in a romantic relationship with the famous American filmmaker Michael Bay, whom she dated for almost 10 years.

CAPTION: Lisa Dergan and Michael Bay SOURCE: Getty Images

Michael and Lisa then separated ending their 10 years relationship. Later, Lisa began dating Major League Baseball player Scott Podsednik. On February 4, 2006, Dergan married Scott changing her name to Lisa Dergan Podsednik.

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The couple has a son and a daughter. Sadly, there isn't any detailed information regarding their children. It also appears that Lisa is inactive on Social media, which is very sad for her fans.

Lisa Dergan Facts

Some of the facts of beautiful sportscaster are:

  • Age: 48 years
  • Birthplace: Corpus, Texas
  • Star sign: Leo
  • Height: 5 feet 8.5 inch (1.74m)
  • Weight: 54 kg (120 lbs)
  • Breasts size: 34 inch C
  • Waist: 24 inch
  • Hips: 34 inch
  • Body Type: Slim
  • She made a film appearance in the 2001 movie "The Arena"
  • She became famous after the Nude Playboy Photoshoot

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