Who is Ginger Zee?
Ginger Zee is an American television personality. She works as the chief meteorologist for ABC News. She previously held the role of weekend meteorologist at the station.
Zee explained why she decided to become a meteorologist “When I was eight years old, I was fascinated by a waterspout on Lake Michigan. The coolest thing I had ever seen, in my perspective.”
Ginger Zee Age
Zee is 41 years old as of 2022. She was born as Ginger Renee Zuidgeest on January 13, 1981 in Orange, California, USA.
Ginger Zee Nationality
Zee holds the American nationality.
Ginger Zee Height
Zee stands at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.7 m).
Ginger Zee Ethnicity
Zee is of dutch descent. Her parents immigrated to the United States from Netherlands.
Ginger Zee Parents
Zee’s parents are Robert Zuidgeest and Dawn Zuidgeest-Craft. She grew up with her biological brother namely; Sean Jeffrey Zuidgeest. She has two half sisters namely Elaina Craft and Adrianna Craft from her step father named Carl Craft.
Ginger Zee Husband
Zee is married to Benjamin Aaron. They hosted their wedding on June 7, 2014. Aaron is a New York City-based media personality. The couple celebrated their 8-year anniversary on the 7th of June 2022.
Ginger and her husband are proud parents of two sons namely; Adrian Benjamin Colonomos and Miles Macklin. She lives with her husband and two children in Manhattan.
Ginger Zee Salary
Zee earns an average salary of $500,000 every year. She works as the chief meteorologist for ABC News.
Ginger Zee Net worth
Zee has a net worth of $2.5 million. She generates her income from her career as a meteorologist.
Ginger Zee’s Career As a Journalist
Right after graduating from college, Zee worked for a number of news outlets, including WMAQ in Chicago, Illinois, an NBC-owned and operated station, and WBMA-LD ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, Alabama, where she interned under chief meteorologist James Spann.
Zee achieved her high school objective while working at WMAQ from 2006 to 2011. She was even asked to fill in as a guest meteorologist on The Today Show’s weekend edition.
ABC News made an announcement on 2nd of December 2013 that Ginger will replace Sam Champion who accepted a position at The Weather Channel. She also took the role of weather editor at the station.
Ginger Zee Education
Zee graduated in 1999 from Rockford High School. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology as well as a major in both mathematics and Spanish from Valparaiso University.
Ginger Zee Socials
-A Little Closer to Home
-Into the Wind
How Many Children Does Zee Have?
Zee and her husband are blessed with two children namely; Benjamin Colonomos and Miles Macklin.
Which High School Did Ginger Zee Attend?
Ginger attended Rockford High School in Rockford, Michigan.
What Does Ginger’s Husband Do for a Living?
Ginger’s husband, Ben Aaron is a features reporter for the PIX11 Morning News on WPIX-TV in New York.