Lea Tyrrell Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Apr, 2017
Facts of Lea Tyrrell
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Lea Tyrrell
Birth Name Lea Tyrrell
Nick Name Lea
Nationality American
Birth Place/City New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Working For Tv Shows
Net Worth N/A
Salary N/A
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Body Measurements 33-26-32
Breast Size 33B
Waist size 26
Hip Size 32
Married Yes
Married to Frank
Children Victoria
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Lea Tyrrell is one of the highly respected television journalist most widely known for being the co-anchor of News 12 Long Island. She is also the Emmy Award-winning reporter who has hosted the talk show, Long Island Talks.

She belongs to American Nationality and her ethnicity is white.

Early Life and Education

Lea was born in New York. She raised up in New York by her parents.

She attended New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury and graduated with a bachelor degree in communication. She graduated at the top of her class by winning a number of academic awards with a perfect 4.0-grade point average.


Lea began her career in News 12 Long Island as evening and night co-anchor. She is widely known as Emmy Award-winning anchor and reporter has been with News 12 since it premiered as the country’s first local 24 hours in 1986. Her accomplishments have collect for her an ever-increased number of awards and acknowledgment.

Lea has worked with the variety of civic, community service organizations and Long Island educational services. She has made some personal appearances on behalf of groups such as American Heart Association, the National Centre for Disability Services, the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and the Association for the Help of Retarded Children.

Lea has been the proud recipient of a number of other awards such as Telly Award, the Clarion Award, and highly-coveted New York Festivals Gold Medal and the Grand Awards. She has also been awarded the Leadership Award for her achievement in telecommunications from the Nassau Community College Adjunct Faculty Association. 

Personal Life

Lea Tyrell is married to Frank. The couple is blessed with a child; a daughter named Victoria. Lea and her husband Frank Live on Long Island happily with a daughter and two miniature dachshunds.

Lea is very fond of dogs and has even adopted the one.

It seems like she does not like to share her personal life with the media, so she has kept her personal life low profiled. Lea might have some love affairs and dating histories with her boyfriends in past but she has not talked about it yet. Maybe she doesn't want people to know about her past personal life.

Net Worth

With her extreme talent and her work towards her journalism career, Lea Tyrell has been successful to earn herself a lavish lifestyle. She earns most of her salary from her journalism career as well as from endorsement of several products and brands, which adds up to her current net worth, which has not been revealed yet.