Melissa Magee Biography
Melissa Magee is an American award-winning meteorologist working at NBC4. She has been working for the station since 2020. Melissa is also a reporter and host of “FYI Philly,” a weekly entertainment and lifestyle program that features fun things to do within the Tri-State area of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
Magee enjoys being involved in the local community in addition to meteorology. Magee frequently volunteers at nonprofit organizations that help young women in underserved communities gain confidence and success.
Melissa Magee Age|Birthday
Magee is 37 years old as of 2024. She was born on 6 May 1987 in the United States of America. She celebrates her birthday on 6 May, every year.
Melissa Magee Height
Magee stands at an average height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m).
Melissa Magee Family
Information regarding Magee’s parents and siblings is currently under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Melissa Magee Husband
Melissa previously married her ex-husband Ronnie Schlemmer. They dated for several years before marrying in May 2010 at Anthony’s Lake Club in a private ceremony. The marriage, however, did not last long, as the couple had unspecified problems and decided to divorce after six years in 2016.
Following her divorce, she began dating fitness trainer Perry O’ Hearn, owner of Philly Fitness, and they married in Hawaii the same year, with Melissa accepting a cushion-cut glittering diamond ring with a pave setting from O’ Hearn during DNCs. The couple plans to marry in the near future.
Melissa Magee Education
She graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in English. Magee also has a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University. She also has a certificate in Broadcast Meteorology from Mississippi State University. Magee lives in Los Angeles and enjoys working out, hiking, and dancing, and is a self-proclaimed foodie when she is not working.
Melissa Magee Career
Magee serves as a meteorologist for NBC4’s weekday newscasts at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Furthermore, she also provides the greater Southern California community with up-to-the-minute weather forecasts. She grew up in Los Angeles and is well-versed in the vast region’s microclimates, allowing her to provide viewers with the most accurate reports.
Magee has co-hosted NBC4’s “Celebrating Black Excellence,” a 30-minute special commemorating Black History Month, since joining the station in 2020. During Covid-19, the program examined the evolution of the civil rights movement in Los Angeles, racial inequality in healthcare, and athletes who have taken on community advocacy roles in Southern California.
Magee is also frequently featured in NBC4’s public service announcements, which help raise awareness of a variety of regional causes. Prior to joining NBC4, Magee worked as a weekend meteorologist at WPVI-TV in Philadelphia for 11 years. She guided viewers through extreme weather conditions while covering a wide range of weather conditions.
Additionally, she also covered the Nor’easter, the year’s most powerful storm, in 2009. Magee also discussed the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy in Philadelphia, Delaware, and New Jersey. Magee also demonstrated her journalistic versatility while at the station by hosting a variety of entertainment and lifestyle shows.
Furthermore, she began her news career in 2001 as a reporter and weekend evening anchor at ABC affiliate KDUH-TV in Nebraska. She later worked for four years as a reporter, weekend anchor, and weather anchor at KBAK-TV in Bakersfield, California. In 2006, she joined AccuWeather in State College, PA, and in 2008, she joined the New York FOX affiliate WNYW-TV.
Melissa Magee Salary
Being one of the top journalists for NBC, Magee earns an annual salary ranging between $ 20,000 – $ 100,000.
Melissa Magee Net Worth
Magee has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as a meteorologist.
Melissa Magee Illness
Magee publicized on 2nd November 2018 that she is back after taking some time off to focus on her health and that she was ill. However, not much is known about the illness she was suffering from. She was a regular on 6ABC’s “Down the Shore” and FYI Philly segments, in addition to covering weekend weather.