She is the daughter of Barbara Lattman and Michael Lattman of New York. Her father retired as a stockbroker with Invest Private Inc., a brokerage firm in New York. Her mother retired as a reading teacher at Public School 15, also in New York. 
In October 2017, Geftman-Gold angered many Americans by expressing sympathies with a mass shooter in the Mandalay Bay Resort Shooting October 2017. She wrote: “If they wouldn’t do anything when children were murdered I have no hope that Repugs will ever do the right thing. I’m actually not even sympathetic bc country music fans often are Republican gun toters.” 
A CBS spokeswoman told Fox News:
“This individual, who was with us for approximately one year, violated the standards of our company and is no longer an employee of CBS. Her views as expressed on social media are deeply unacceptable to all of us at CBS. Our hearts go out to the victims in Las Vegas and their families."