From ice hockey to paranormal exploration, Chelsea Laden brings her A-game to every occasion. A paranormal investigator, Chelsea is best known for her work in the paranormal TV series, Destination Fear. The series saw star Chelsea alongside her younger brother, Dakota, and her best friend, Tanner. The series which began airing in October of 2019 is centered around the adventures of Chelsea, Tanner, and Dakota, as the travel across the country in an RV to spend nights in haunted locations. In this article, we will take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Chelsea Laden.
Chelsea Laden was born on the 12th of September, 1992, in Lakeville, Minnesota. Chelsea is the second child amongst the five children of Polly and Rob Laden. She grew up alongside her siblings Mykenna, Dakota, Isabella, Tavian Laden in Minnesota.
As a young kid, Chelsea attended the Lakeville South High School. She later enrolled at Quinnipiac University on a full-ride sports scholarship. During her time at University, Chelsea played in the National Collegiate Athletic Association for Quinnipiac University. Named as the Mandi Schwartz student-athlete of the year in her senior year, Chelsea graduated in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree from its pre-medical program. She later enrolled at the Illinois College of Optometry and is working on her optometry degree.
Passionate about sports from a young age, Chelsea loved Ice Hockey. She held the fort as the goalkeeper and guided her Varsity team to victory. In 2015, Chelsea signed a whopping $14,000 contract with the Connecticut Whale to play in the newly established, NWHL. Chelsea’s debut and only appearance with the Whales came on October 18, 2015, and she was later traded to the New York Riveters. Chelsea took to the net twice for the Riveters, during the 2015/16 season. She has since taken time off to go to college and pursue a career in Optometry.
While still at college, Chelsea was asked by her younger brother, Dakota, to work on the series, Destination Fear. The series became the new focal point of Chelsea’s life and she revealed that she couldn’t have done it without her brother and best friend.
“I wouldn’t have done it with a group of strangers. With Dakota and Tanner it is tough enough and you put yourself in an incredibly vulnerable situation. It entails a lot of trust and there were times when I questioned him because a lot of these experiences take you to a different level, a different place and sometimes I interested clashed, but I was always with my brother and my best friend. Because of the familiarity in the group, it made even the scariest situations better. We were in a comfortable setting because we were in our element, even when it got extreme”
Chelsea is also the owner of the online boutique, Twenty 4K, LLC. The company hosts a series of jewelry, accessories, clothing, and hand-made candle collection for sale and is also huge on custom works. During her early years, Chelsea also worked as an Optician at Wink Family Eye Care.
Chelsea is neither married nor single, she indeed is in a relationship. Her boyfriend is Jake Rancic. Brought together to pursue their academics degree, Chelsea and Jake met as fellow students of Illinois College of Optometry.