Melissa Lee Biography
Melissa Lee is an American reporter and she has also been a news anchor for CNBC Since January 2009. Melissa started her career in the profession as a journalist as a reporter for her home town which was the Great Neck Record.
Melissa Lee Education
Melissa attended Harvard University and graduated with honors from the same College with a Bachelor of Arts in Government in 1995. She also served as Assistant Managing Editor of the Harvard Crimson in her Education. She developed an interest in the school paper since middle school.
She anchored the morning newscast, which was a daily 5 minute, closed-circuit broadcast in the morning. The station was called GNPS TV News. Even though she had a strong interest in medicine of which she spent summers doing lab work on colorectal cancer and Lyme disease, she came back to Journalism.
Melissa Lee Age
The Professional journalism Melissa was born on November 4, 1974, in Great Neck, New York City in the USA. She is currently 46 years old as of 2021.
Melissa Lee Nationality | Ethnicity
Melissa is of Asian Ethnicity. Currently, she holds an American Nationality and also lives in the United States of American.
Melissa Lee Body Measurement | Height
Lee stands at an average height. She has approximated height of 5feet 8inch. Information regarding her other body measurements is currently not available. The information will be updated as soon as possible.
Melissa Lee Family | Parents
Melissa was born and raised in the united states of America by both her parents, Father and the Mother.
Lee’s father graduated from Columbia University and then moved to Great Necker, taking along with her wife and children. Mellisa’s mother was a fashion and designer while her father was a writer and an English teacher. Her mother stopped designing before she was born. But she made clothes and Halloween costumes for her older sister and her brother.
Melissa Lee Baby
Melisa went on maternity leave in December 2019. She was blessed with two babies, a boy and a girl who were twins, on December 8, 2019.
Melissa Lee Husband | Wedding
Melissa is currently married to her longtime boyfriend Benjamin Kallo. The two got engaged and exchanged the wedding vows on August 18, 2017. Lee’s husband, Benjamin, currently works as a senior research analyst at Robert W. Baird & Co.
Melissa Lee Fast Money
Melissa is the host of CNBC’S “Fast Money” which is hosted from Monday to Thursday at 5 PM to 6 PM ET, and Friday from 5 PM to 5:30 PM ET The show originated from Nasdeq’s Marketsite Studio in Newyork’s Time squire.
Melissa Lee Salary
By working as a reporter at CNBC, Lee’s annual salary is at hundred of thousands of dollars. The approximate annual is under review. The information will be updated as soon as possible.
Melissa Lee Networth
Melissa Lee is currently working as a Journalist at CNBC. She has accumulated a decent amount of wealth. She has an estimated net worthy of $5 Million. She occasionally hosts Closing Bell when the anchor is unavailable. Moreover, she added her wealth mostly from her career as a reporter. Other information regarding her net worth will be updated as soon as possible.
Melissa Lee Career
Melissa following her extraordinary skills in reporting and amazingly deep knowledge of Financial news, Melisa has gone ahead and clinched several accolades throughout her Professional Journalism career which include the 2010 Gracie Award for Outstanding Host-News. Melisa also earned many nominations like the 2009 Gerald Loeb award nomination and she was also nominated for Primetime Emmy nominations.
Melissa has occasionally hosted Closing Bells whenever the anchor was unavailable, she also hosted Option action and she later became the interim host of CNBC’s 5 pm ET daily show Fast Money after Ratigan’s departure where Melissa later became the permanent host. She has hosted six CNBC documentaries like American Cyber Threat.