She attended both Sahuaro High School and Palo Verde High School in Tucson where she was homecoming queen in 1989. Burke's initial claim to fame was her hosting of Wild On! In 20, Burke hosted the CBS summer reality show, Rock Star, a series in which aspiring singers competed to front a rock band.Burke, along with Derek Hough as her partner, won season 7 of Dancing with the Stars.She started dating actor and singer David Charvet in 2006.While dating, the couple had a daughter (Heaven Rain, born 2007) and a son (Shaya Braven, born 2008).I want to have that close relationship, not a friendship.I think that’s dangerous with parenting, but closeness is super important.” The former Dancing With the Stars cohost makes sure to have conversations with her kids about everything from bullying to social media.
She co-hosted the 2011, 2012, and 2013 Miss America pageant with Chris Harrison.She appeared in men's magazines such as Maxim, Stuff, Playboy and FHM.In 2007, she was listed as one of Blender 's hottest women of film and TV.On December 12, 2012, she made another announcement that all cancer had been removed. "I want them to be innocent, but not naive, so we talk about everything and I’m so lucky that we have that relationship.