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Sandra Lee          

Television Chef & Lifestyle Expert; Breast Cancer Survivor

Sandra Lee, a multi-Emmy and Gracie award-winner, is an internationally-acclaimed expert in all things kitchen and home. Sandra Lee has predicted and changed the trajectory of American lifestyle with her signature “smart and simple” philosophy. She empowers people of all walks of life to create memorable meals, hospitable homes, and creative crafts and shows them how to entertain for every occasion―with ease.

Sandra is the editor-in-chief of Sandra Lee Magazine and the host of four highly-rated culinary programs on Food Network and Cooking Channel: Restaurant Remakes, Sandra’s Money Saving Meals, Semi-Homemade Cooking and Taverns, and Lounges & Clubs. Additionally, Sandra is the host of HGTV’s Sandra Lee Celebrates, a series of prime time entertaining specials.

Widely-respected for anticipating the needs of the modern homemaker and consumers, Sandra has launched several lines of home, garden, seasonal and craft products and produced a successful DIY home improvement series. Her newest kitchens, tabletops, housewares, seasonal decors and domestics collections available exclusively in Kmart/Sears, entitled Sandra by Sandra Lee, offers attainable, affordable products to the overextended homemaker and busy professional.

With a commitment to service and charity, Sandra has received both the President’s Volunteer Service Award and the Ellis Island Medal of Honor.

Sandra’s primary focus is on the issues of hunger, poverty and homelessness; which are at crisis levels in the United States. She is the national spokesperson for Share our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign and the anchor of their largest annual fundraiser, The Great American Bake Sale – two groundbreaking programs focused on ending childhood hunger in America. Sandra works with numerous philanthropic organizations including Citymeals-on Wheels, the Bowery Mission, God’s Love we Deliver, Food Banks across New York state and America as well as Central Park Conservancy and is a founding member of UNICEF’s Board of Directors- Los Angeles chapter.

In Spring 2013, The New York Times best-selling author released her 25th cooking title, Every Dish Delivers. Her first fiction book, The Recipe Box, was released Summer 2013.

In Spring 2015, Sandra was diagnosed with breast cancer. She is currently receiving treatment.

Sandra resides in New York City.


Food celeb Sandra Lee reveals cancer battle

On March 27, lifestyle guru and TV chef Sandra Lee got the call from her doctor with those two horrible words — breast cancer. Lee, 48, whose partner is New ...

TV Guide Adds Sandra Lee as Columnist

TV Guide Magazine has hired Sandra Lee as a columnist.

BBVA Compass adds lifestyle expert Sandra Lee as brand ambassador

Lee — a successful entrepreneur, host of numerous highly rated television programs and author of 27 books — expands BBVA Compass' roster of brand ambassadors, which also includes Becky Hammon, the first full-time female coach in the NBA, and NBA All-Stars Kevin Durant and James Harden, among others. She will lend her considerable talents and appeal to #BrightFutures, which is designed to give everyone the bank reaches a roadmap to a brighter future.

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