Melissa Magee Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Nov, 2018
Facts of Melissa Magee
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Melissa Magee
Birth Name Melissa Magee
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Anchor
Working For PHL-17,KBAK-TV,CBS/Fox
Net Worth $1.5 million
Salary $96,380
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Famous for meteorologist for 6abc Action News
Boyfriend Perry O’Hearn
Married NA
Married to NA
Divorce Ronnie Schlemmer
Education University of California, Los Angeles
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Los Angeles-native meteorologist Melissa Magee is one of the biggest names in the 6abc Action News. She serves as the weekend meteorologist at 6 pm, 11 pm, and 10 pm news on PHL as of 2018. She worked in several media house before joining the 6abc Action News.

A graduate of Mississippi State University’s atmospheric sciences received her certificate in broadcast meteorology in 2010. She is committed to making a distinctive and lasting connection with the viewers. She also hosts FYI Philly- 6abc's weekly entertainment and lifestyle program.  

Early Life And Education Of Melissa Magee

Melissa Magee was born in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. She spent her childhood in Los Angeles with her family.

Magee graduated from The University of California, Los Angeles, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and a minor in French. She spent her a summer abroad studying in Parish and becoming fluent in the French language. She belongs to American nationality and Afro-American ethnicity

Magee then attended Mississippi State University, where she studied atmospheric sciences and geosciences classes and achieved her certificate in Broadcast Meteorology in 2010.  She spent a year-and-a long winter- at KDUH-TV in Scottsbluff, Nebraska while she was still in her college days.  

Melissa Magee's Career 

Magee first honed her weather forecasting skills, while she was working for CBS/Fox affiliate in Bakersfield, California. Later, she was promoted to Noon Anchor at KBAK-TV and continued to expand her weather service. Finally, she became one of the station's primary weather anchors. 

She then worked for WNYW, New York. During that time, Magee made her Keystone State debut at AccuWeather, providing international, national, and regional forecasts. After that, she moved to 6abc and started hosting station's midday weather newscast.

CAPTION: Meteorologist Melissa Magee SOURCE: 6abc Action News

Magee joined the Action News team in 2009, where she works as a weekend meteorologist that aired at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., as well as Action News at 10 p.m on PHL-17. 

She also anchored the morning weather show for the Good Day New York, as well as the evening newscasts. In further to her weather personalities, she also served as a feature reporter, produced and created original digital content for the station's website for the network. 

Magee is devoted to making a peculiar and extraordinary lasting connection between her and the audience. She loves to host types of annual 6abc mainly, like the Philadelphia Flower Show and Philadelphia Auto show. She also served as the co-host of 6abc weekly entertainment, FYI Philly, exist and lifestyle program.

Melissa Magee's Net Worth And Salary

Melissa Magee’s net worth is $1.5 million, as of 2018, as per the Net Worth Post. She mostly earns through her successful career in broadcasting. She has maintained this amount of figure from his one-decade long journalism career.

According to a source, American meteorologists are paid averagely $96,380 per annum. So, her salary is above than the average because she is one of the experienced meteorologists in the 6abc Action News.

Making her Keystone State debut at AccuWeather providing international, national and regional forecasts, she also appeared daily on Bloomberg Television's national morning show. She also anchored the weather for the Good Day New York morning show, as well as the evening newscasts.

Magee is active on Twitter and Instagram with a huge number of fan followers on her Twitter account. She has thousands of followers on her Instagram account.

Melissa Magee's Personal life, Husband, Divorce

Melissa Magee is engaged to Perry O’Hearn for a long time. Magee met her fiancee at his fitness center, while she went there for managing her fitness and physical structure.

Late, they dated for sometimes. He then proposed her and put the engagement ring on her finger, while they were enjoying a vacation in Hawaii, United States. The couple has not revealed that if they are getting married sooner. 

While she met Perry O'Hearn, she was already married and a divorced with Ronnie Schlemmer. 

She married to Ronnie Schlemmer on May 16, 2010, at Anthony’s Lake Club by Liz Smith on New Milford. Unfortunately, the couple divorced after sometimes.  She later went for fitness training at Philly Phitness and met her future boyfriend Perry O'Hearn. 

 

 

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Her fiancée Perry O’Hearn is an Entrepreneur and Lifestyle architect based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is an electrical engineer and a certified personal trainer. He earned a certificate in personal training from the American Academy of Personal Training.

He suggests his trainee maintain physically and mentally fit and active. He promotes healthy nutritional choices, rehabilitating techniques like yoga, massage therapy, and breathing exercise- as well as recreational activities that enhance a healthy lifestyle and positivity like hiking, rock climbing, triathlons, etc. In 2013, he founded a fitness house, Philly Phitness, LLS in Philadelphia. He previously worked as an electrical engineer at Raytheon from 2008-10.

Magee enjoys cooking, working out, dancing an spending time with her friends and family during her leisure time. She has a perfect body measurement size.

 

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