Melissa Magee of 6abc Action News announced that she will be leaving the news network based in Philadelphia in late-Sept 2020. Though her fans and viewers were sad to wave her goodbye, they were happy for a new journey she would be embarking on.
Delve into this article to learn more about her, as the wiki-article unpack details on her life.
Age, Birthday, Zodiac
Melissa Magee, formerly of ABC6, shared her birthday with legendary actor, Leonardo DiCaprio. Both born on 11 November owned Scorpio as their zodiac sign.
But, instead of turning 45 years old like Leo, Melissa is five years younger than him as she celebrated turning 40 years old in November of 2019.
Melissa Magee Wiki — Parents, Siblings, Family
Melissa Magee was born to her anonymous parents in Los Angeles, California. When it came to her parents, she always had words of admiration for her folks. She admired her father in particular for sharing his wisdom, knowledge of current affairs, and his taste in music which he shared with Melissa.
Talking about her siblings, Melissa Magee grew up with her elder brother Cliffton (Cliffy) Magee.
More on her family, her grandfather was in the Navy and served in WWII. He was a corporal in the US 5th Army during WWII & supplied ammunition to the front lines.
Melissa Magee Illness, Workout, Diet
In 2018, Melissa Magee shared her health condition with her fans. After taking a break for a while to recover from an undisclosed illness, she returned to her usual business.
Moreover, fans always wanted to know how she was able to get her gorgeous body, and she often shared that her secret was a workout and a healthy diet. However, she never bothered getting into details.
Height, Weight, Measurements
More on her physical attributes, Melissa Magee stood tall at the height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 meters). Also, she is blessed with desirable measurements of 35-26-36 inches which she is afraid to flaunt with both formal and informal dresses.
Also, Melissa weighed 54 kilograms (119 lbs) at the time of this writing. Moreover, her fans often remarked that she inherited her beauty from her beautiful mother. Whereas, the other half didn’t hold back to say that they were more like sisters than mother and daughter.
Melissa Magee Salary, Net Worth, Education
Melissa Magee attended UCLA where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in arts. Later, she enrolled at Mississippi State University’s atmospheric sciences and geosciences classes.
She earned her Broadcast Meteorology in 2010. But for Melissa, reporting weather wasn’t her first appearance on TV. She and her brother participated in a TV game show when they were young.
Melissa debuted her career in KDUH-TV in Nebraska. During her time there, she wrote, shot, produced, and edited her on-air material.
Likewise, Melissa also worked at AccuWeather (State College, Pa) as she provided international, national, and regional forecasts. She also appeared on Bloomberg Television’s national morning show.
But she honed her professional skills at CBS/Fox affiliate in Bakersfield, CA. She had a job as a weekend anchor/reporter/weather personality.
She was later promoted to noon anchor at KBAK-TV. And eventually, she joined WNYW.
After leaving, WNYW in New York, she went on to join 6ABC where she presented weather news. But after 11 years of working in the station, WPVI-TV announced that Melissa will be leaving the station.
As for the reason to leave the station, she pointed out that she was returning to her hometown to remain closer to her family.
And during her career as a weather reporter, she made an impressive salary of $56 thousand per year. Moreover, she boasted a total net worth of $700 thousand as of 2020.
Melissa Magee Engaged Or Married, Boyfriend, Husband
Much of Melissa Magee’s dating life remains a mystery. She used her social media platforms strictly for professional purposes. So, the question of if she was engaged or married remains a mystery to us.
However, some other entertainment news outlets noted that Melissa was previously married to Ronnie Schlemmer. As stated, the couple tied knots on 16 May 2010. But after a brief period, their relationship met its end, and eventually, they got divorced.
Similarly, reports alleged Melissa later married Perry O’Hearn, a physical trainer by trade. She and her husband allegedly met each other in 2014. In 2016, the couple was engaged.