Melissa Magee is a well-known meteorologist with 6ABC Action News; she is the weekend meteorologist for Action News at 6 pm, at 10 pm on PHL-17 and at 11 pm. She also hosts the network’s annual special programs including The Philadelphia Flower Show and the Philadelphia Auto Show. Melissa also co-hosts her weekly entertainment and lifestyle program, FYI Philly.
Whether in the studio or on the field, Magee is just excellent at what she does and her distinctive and lasting connection with viewers has earned her not just fame and popularity but also a large fan followership that wants to know more about her; you are definitely one of them for opening this article, so here is all there is to know about the stunning beauty.
Melissa Magee’s Biography, Age
The beautiful meteorologist/anchor is a little confidential about her personal life in general and doesn’t let too much info out in the public; thus, there is basically no info about her date of birth, parents, or siblings. However, she was born in Los Angeles California and her father is said to be a former corporate trainer and her mom, a media personality.
She holds a B.A in English Language and a minor in French from The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), after her graduation, she spent a summer in Paris to upgrade her proficiency in French and she achieved that as she currently speaks French fluently. Melissa received her certificate in Broadcast Meteorology in 2010 after she completed Mississippi State University’s atmospheric sciences and geosciences classes.
Magee joined the Action News team in 2009 but before then she had worked for WNYW, New York, as the midday weather forecaster; she also anchored the Good Day New York morning and evening show weather forecast. Melissa Magee also created and produced original digital content for the station’s website and served as a feature reporter.
She, however, didn’t begin her career at WNYW but at Pennsylvania State University with the U.S commercial weather forecasting services company AccuWeather. She began her career at a CBS/Fox affiliate station in Bakersfield, CA as a weekend weather personality, anchor/reporter. It was during this time that she developed the love and passion for weather forecasting.
Melissa’s promotion to Noon Anchor at KBAK-TV became an opportunity for her to further expand her weather duties and she soon became one of the network’s main weather anchor. She also appeared daily on Bloomberg TV’s morning show as a weather anchor.
Aside from anchoring weather reports on Action News at 6 pm, at 10 pm on PHL-17 and at 11 pm during the weekends, Melissa Magee also hosts the network’s annual special programs including The Philadelphia Flower Show and the Philadelphia Auto Show and also co-hosts a weekly entertainment and lifestyle program, FYI Philly.
Her annual salary is currently estimated at $96,380 and her net worth at $1.5 million. Her earnings are from her years as a meteorologist.
Is She Married?
Melissa Magee is currently engaged to Perry O’Hearn, a fitness trainer and the CEO of ‘Philly fitness’. The couple met for the first at Perry’s fitness center; Melissa had visited the center for fitness and physical structure and like the saying goes “the rest is history”.
They dated for a couple of years and during a romantic outing in Hawaii in July 2016, Perry popped the question, she said yes and the two have remained together ever since. We hope the wedding bells ring soon. Perry is a certified Personal Trainer in American Academy of Personal Training, he has a B.S in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from UMass Amherst. His hobbies include marathons, rock climbing, and cycling tours.
Before Perry, the beautiful Afro-American meteorologist was married to Ronnie Schlemmer. They swore forever at Anthony’s Lake Club in May 2010 but their union ended in a divorce a few years later.
If Melissa Magee isn’t working, you will definitely find her working out, cooking, spending some quality time with friends and family or dancing.
Although her body stats are not available for public consumption, it’s quite obvious that the media personality is a fitness and health conscious person; she eats right and hits the gym regularly.
She is active on social media and can be reached via her Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts.