Readers of the book ‘A Belle in Brooklyn: The Go-To Girl for Advice on Living Your Best Single Life’ must be familiar with its author, the renowned personality- Demetria Lucas. Demetria Lucas is an amazing writer, editor, brilliant actor and respected journalist. She has also won an award for her famous blog ABelleinBrooklyn.com and has been the break-out star of the hit show of Bravo’s TV ‘Blood, Sweat & Heels’. She edited the book ‘Don’t Waste Your Pretty: The Go-to Guide for Making Smart Decisions in Life and Love, where she answered up to 60,000 questions in her popular advice manual column ‘Ask Demetria.’ Since she keeps on giving great advice for singles as well as on maintaining the love for the people who are in a relationship, she has been given the title of ‘The Relationship Expert.’
Let’s look further into this prominent celeb’s personal life such as her family lie, age, husband and net worth.
Demetria Lucas Bio: Age, Parents, Family
Demetria Lucas was born in Brooklyn in New York City in the year 1980. She celebrates her birthday on 9th July every year. She was raised in a middle-class family and always was on top of her academics from the beginning. Taking her graduation from the University of Maryland, College Park, she gained a Bachelor’s degree in English. She also took classes of Journalism in The New York University, depicting she always had a thing for being a Journalist. Demetria Lucas shined in every field that she pursued. Demetria stands beyond the 5 feet and 5 inches mark in height.
Being an inspiration for her fam, she stood true to her motivational speeches. She had undergone a drastic weight loss around 2016 when she stunned everyone by appearing leaner as the days passed. She also published a blog the same year where she explained the quitting of alcohol and running regularly being the reason for her weight loss.
Demetria Lucas Net Worth, Career
Demetria started her career as a writer and journalist. Then, her blog, A Belle in Brooklyn, insanely built her reputation onto the next level. Dubbed by the Washington Post as the ‘Black Carrie Bradshaw’, Demetria’s career took a path to be an ultimate success. As a journalist, her written pieces keep on publishing on various popular magazines and newspapers such as People, Essence Magazine, The Washington Post, The Huffington Post and The New York Times. She also then started life coaching service on the podcast, Rachet and Respectable, titled Coached By Belle which was given immense love by the viewers.
Demetria is a very active social media person and keeps on posting her daily life stuff for her followers. She also made her appearance on TV as she began doing commentary on Good Morning America, HLN and MSNBC. Being so successful at the age of 34, her present net worth is about $200 thousand as of 2019.
Demetria Lucas Married Life, Divorce
The relationship expert Demetria ironically had a divorce with her husband, Greg D’Oylel around December in 2017.
I’ve been consumed with shame, embarrassment, insecurity, and fear,
she said, as she herself gave advice to people about their relationships.
She explained the reason for the divorce in a lengthy Instagram post where she described they had problems in their marriage for nearly a year. However, she doesn’t blame her husband for it.
Now, she declares that she is in a better place and says, “I decided not to waste my pretty. I go out, and I dress up, and I smile despite what I’m going through.” And at present, she is on the way to release her third book.
Quick Facts About Demetria Lucas
Full Name Demetria Lucas
Birthday July 9, 1980
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York
Age 39 years old (as of 2019)
Birth Sign Cancer
Profession Writer, Journalist, Blogger
Marital Status Divorced