Laura Govan
Laura Govan
Celebrated Name: Laura Govan
Real Name/Full Name: Laura Govan
Gender: Female
Age: 44 years old
Birth Date: 21st September 1979
Birth Place: Oakland, California
Nationality: American
Height: 6ft 2inch
Weight: 59kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Husband Gilbert Arenas
Children Alijah Arenas, Izela Arenas, Aloni Arenas, and Hamley Arenas.
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): N/A
Is Laura Govan Lesbian? Straight
Profession: Model, Businesswoman & Entrepreneur, Social Media Star.
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Laura is a well known and very popular reality star and television personality from the United States of America. She is also well known for her roles on the VH1 reality series Basketball Wives for season 1 and 2. Govan also runs a clothing and jewelry shop for women after pregnancy.

Maybe you know about Laura Govan very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Laura Govan’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Laura was born in Oakland in California in the United States. She was born on 21st September 1979. Laura has two siblings; she has an ethnic mixture of Mexican African-Americans. Laura has to go through a terrifying childhood; she was a victim of a hit and run by a drunk driver at a very young age of seven years. She went to a coma for three months. When she woke up, Laura had to relearn basic skills from walking to speaking.

She was a basketball player in High School she ranked at 30 points average per game. She was aspired to playing football on an international level; her dreams were crushed due to regular injuries. Laura got a full scholarship to study at New Mexico State University; she earned her Master’s Degree in Sports Psychology and Bachelor of Arts in International Business. She was raised alongside two sisters Gloria Govan and Lonnie Govan.

Personal Life

Laura and Gilbert met while he was playing for the Golden State Warriors Laura were also working for the team.  After graduation, she was offered to be the head coach for Santa Clara University’s women’s basketball team, and she declined the offer, she was already pregnant. The pregnancy prevented her from pursuing her PhD. The couple has been together for 16 years, and they are blessed with four children; they are Hamiley, Alijah, Aloni, and Isela.  Govan is ethnicity is an African-American, married to Mexican and Hawaiian.

Laura had weight problems after she got her fourth child; she also got a vaginal infection. Govan appeared on Doctors and shared her experience to enlighten women in diagnosis methods and treatment. Her home was robbed she lost a sum amounting to $700k that was in February 2017 no suspects have been found. They later parted their ways.  She insists her sister was dating her ex in secret. That was the major reason for their split. Laura has been dating, but she has not been married again. She’s currently single.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 21st September 1979, Laura Govan is 44 years old as of today’s date [current date]. Her height is 6ft 2 inches tall, and her weight is 59 kg.


Television watches cannot get enough of reality TV. She played basketball herself she played and coached the college level she even attempted to play overseas, and her career was shut down by injuries while she was working for the Golden State Warriors. She was featured for two years on the show she later left the show. Since she left the show, she has gained a reputation displaying wild, aggressive behavior on television and in her tabloid.

When she went, reality shows her ex-husband would go to any extent to stop her. It seems Gilbert may have a good reason not to want Laura on the show because the show featured the spouses of various National Basketball Association players such as Jayson Williams, Matt Barnes, and Ron Artest. Laura accused him of abandoning her with her four children. She made her name for always speaking her mind; she has a fearless attitude.

Awards & Achievements

Laura Govan is a talented model and has been able to achieve a lot in her career. Although she has not yet received any award or nomination as yet, we cannot ignore the difference she has brought in the modeling industry.

Net Worth& Salary of Laura Govan in 2024

Laura Govan Net Worth
Laura Govan Net Worth

Laura is a television celebrity, model, and owner of the store Real Life. Laura earns a decent amount of money, and she has a lavish lifestyle; she is a woman that posses acting and business skills. Therefore this NBA basketball wife Laura has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of February 2024. We expect this to get even better in the coming years as she is still very young and at the prime of her career.

This Californian born Laura is also popularly known as the ex-partner of a famous former basketball player, Gilbert Arenas. In 2006 she was involved in a controversy she accused her sister of having an affair with her ex-boyfriend Gilbert. Most of the Basketball wives are women who happened to marry a professional basketball player. She is active on Instagram; she has more than 1 million followers,  and over 138.4k followers on the Twitter account, she does not use the Facebook account.


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