Ginger Zee Biography
Ginger Zee is an Emmy-Award-winning American journalist, television personality, and anchor who currently serve at ABC News as the chief meteorologist after having been the network’s weekend meteorologist. Zee began her professional at WEYI-TV in Flint, Michigan and she later worked for various stations such as WYIN-TV, WLAV-FM, and WOOD-TV. Additionally, she served at WMAQ in Chicago from 2006 to 2011 where she once was a fill-in as a guest meteorologist on the weekend edition of The Today Show.
Ginger reached national prominence when she joined Good Morning America Weekend on November 12, 2011, and she occasionally appears on other ABC programming such as Nightline and ABC World News Tonight. Moreover, ABC News announced that Zee would become Chief Meteorologist for Good Morning America on December 2, 2013, and weather editor for ABC News, taking over from Sam Champion. Lastly, she was announced as a celebrity competitor on the 22nd season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars where she was paired with professional dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy. READ ALSO: Stephanie Ramos
Ginger Zee Age, Birthday, Nationality and Ethnicity
Ginger Zee (age 41 years) was born on January 13, 1981, in Orange, California, in the United States of America. She is an American citizen and of Dutch ethnicity. Further, Zee normally celebrates her birthday on January 13 every year.
Ginger Zee’s Height, Weight, and Other Measurements
Zee stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches which is approximately 1.70 meters and maintains an average bodyweight of around 59kg.
Ginger Zee Parents and Siblings/ Family
Zee was born and raised in Orange, California, in the United States of America by her caring and supportive parents. She was born to Dawn E. Zuidgeest-Craft and Robert O. “Bob” Zuidgeest. The family moved to Michigan before she was 1 year old and she was named Ginger from Gilligan’s Island by her Dutch father. Furthermore, she has two half-sisters, Adrianna and Elaina Craft, and a stepfather named Carl Craft. Moreover, her grandparents originated from Netherland but immigrated to the United States.
Ginger Zee’s Educational Background
Zee attended Rockford High School in Rockford, Michigan, and later attended Valparaiso University where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology as well as a major in both mathematics and Spanish. She served as an adjunct professor at the University from 2008 to 2011 and she holds the CBM Seal for Meteorology.
Ginger Zee Husband/ Spouse
Zee married Benjamin Aaron Colonomos, a WNBC personality in 2014. Ben proposed to her in August 2013 and later the couple got married on June 7, 2014, in a private wedding ceremony. The couple had their first child, a son, named Adrian Benjamin Colonomos in December 2015 in Petoskey, Michigan. Additionally, she announced on Good Morning America she was pregnant with her second child on August 14, 2017. In February 2018, she gave birth to another son, Miles Macklin and the family lives in Manhattan.
Ginger Zee Children/Kids
Zee is a mother of two sons, Adrian Benjamin and Miles Macklin.
Ginger Zee ABC News/GMA
Zee attained national prominence after joining “Good Morning America Weekend” on 2011, November 12, 2011. Additionally, ABC News announced that Zee would become Chief Meteorologist for Good Morning America on December 2, 2013, and weather editor for ABC News, taking over from Sam Champion. Ginger currently serves at ABC News as the chief meteorologist after having been the network’s weekend meteorologist.
Ginger Zee Latest News
Since joining ABC News, she has covered almost every major weather event and dozens of historic storms. Moreover, her latest news was of her coverage of Hurricane Matthew and its path along the east coast.
Ginger Zee Salary
Ginger is a television personality and anchor who currently serve at ABC News as the chief meteorologist after having been the network’s weekend meteorologist where she earns a decent annual salary. Zee’s salary is estimated to be around $ 500,000 per year.
Ginger Zee Net Worth
Zee is an Emmy-Award-winning American journalist, television personality, and anchor who currently serve at ABC News as the chief meteorologist. Zee has managed to accumulate a decent estimated net worth of around $3 million dollars.
Ginger Zee Book
Ginder is the author of her bestselling book, Natural Disasters, and her latest book, A Little Closer to Home: How I Found the Calm After the Storm.
Ginger Zee Dancing with the Stars
She was announced as a celebrity competitor on the 22nd season of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars where she was paired with professional dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy.
Ginger Zee Bikini/Hot
She shares pictures in a bikini during a family fun pool party to show her beautiful body.
Where is Ginger Zee from GMA today?
Ginger is currently serving as the chief meteorologist for Good Morning America on ABC.
What happened to Reed Timmer and Ginger Zee?
Zee was in a relationship with Reed Timmer. Moreover, they actually appeared on an episode of the hit Discovery Channel series in 2010.
How much does Ginger Zee make?
Ginger earns a decent annual salary of around $500,000 dollars per year.
How old is Ginger Zee?
Ginger is currently 41 years old, born on January 13, 1981, in Orange, California, in the United States of America.
Is Ginger Zee still married?
Yes, she is married to Benjamin Aaron Colonomos.