, Robin Roberts has conducted interviews with President Barack Obama, traveled to the Middle East with Laura Bush and scaled the Mayan Pyramids in Mexico while on assignment.
Komen Foundation and The Congressional Families Cancer Prevention Program.
Health woes plagued Roberts again five years later, and in taking her diagnosis of the rare blood disorder myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS) public in June 2012, Roberts helped encourage bone marrow donations for Be the Match as she prepared to undergo her own transplant with sister Sally-Ann, a New Orleans-based journalist, as her donor.
"And Robin, it was no surprise to any of us, but in your end of year post, you did tell everyone about Amber and about your relationship.
I hope that was a good experience for you."Roberts smiled and responded, "I have never been happier and healthier than I am right now.
And after saying she was looking forward to celebrating a 'glorious new year' with Amber, Robin wrote: 'My loved ones and I thank the beautiful people of Turks & Caicos for your hospitality.#Sweet Serenity'.
Robin and Amber also spent Christmas on the beach as the 53-year-old star said she was 'grateful to be with loved ones', posting a picture of a sign propped up on the sand, reading: 'Let it Snow Somewhere Else!
'Today, Amber's family told Mail Online they were happy and supportive of the couple's romance, as Amber's mother Andrea Laign revealed she and her husband Paul had met Robin and given their blessing to the relationship.
However, Amber has secretly been by Robin's side and has joined her at a string of public events - watching on proudly as she sat next to her girlfriend's sisters as the GMA anchor was honoured with the ESPN's Arthur Ashe Award For Courage in in July.
Amber, a massage therapist who studied with the Swedish Institute of Health Sciences, graduated from Clayton Valley High School in 1992.