Jenna Lee Biography
Jenna Lee is an American journalist and former anchor on the Fox News Channel, where she co-hosted Happening Now with Jon Scott. She previously co-anchored Fox Business Network’s early-morning business news program, Fox Business Morning, with Connell McShane.
Jenna Lee Age
She was born on 30 May 1980, San Francisco, California, United States.
Jenna Lee Husband
She got married to Leif Babin in 2011. Leif Babin is a former U.S. Navy SEAL officer, co-author of #1 New York Times bestseller Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win, and co-founder of Echelon Front, where he serves as President/Chief Operating Officer, leadership instructor, speaker, and strategic advisor.
Jenna Lee Kids
She has two children, Liberty Josephine Babin, and Brian Marc Babin.
Jenna Lee Parents
She was born to Janice and Bob Lee, a former National Football League quarterback.
Jenna Lee Siblings
He has one brother Zac Lee, who is a former American football quarterback. He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He played college football at Nebraska. He is the son of former NFL quarterback, Bob Lee.
Jenna Lee Education
He attended college at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she played collegiate softball for the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos during the 1999 season. She graduated in 2002 with a B.A. in English and global studies. She later attended Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, graduating in 2005 with a master’s degree.
Jenna Lee Career
After graduating from UC Santa Barbara, she worked from 2002 to 2004 at Marina Times, a San Francisco community newspaper, as a freelance reporter on her spare time. She later enrolled at Columbia University, where she worked at NY1 and did freelance writing for Forbes.com. She left NY1 and joined Forbes full-time.
While at Forbes, she tried to orchestrate a permanent move in front of the camera. Using some on-camera work she compiled from her time at Forbes, she was hired by Fox Business Network.
Jenna Lee Net Worth
From her well paying career job, she has an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars.
Jenna Lee Height
The American star is approximately 1.6 m tall.
Jenna Lee Fox News
She was hired by FOX News Chairman & CEO Roger Ailes in 2007. With Nicole Petallides, the duo were the original anchors of Fox Business Morning on Fox Business Network when the channel made its debut on October 15, 2007.
FOX later added her as a contributor to Money for Breakfast and as an anchor to the web-only FoxBusiness.com Live Morning Edition, which launched in February 2009. Upon the cancellation of Money for Breakfast in December 2009, she gained a role on Imus in the Morning, the show that took its time slot. The last airing of Fox Business Morning was in May 2010, after which it was replaced by Best of Imus as the lead-in to Imus in the Morning.
She left Fox Business Network in July 2010 and joined Fox News Channel, where she replaced Jane Skinner as Jon Scott’s co-anchor on Happening Now. She was the first personality to go from Fox Business Network to Fox News Channel. On June 2, 2017, she announced on Happening Now that she was leaving Fox News immediately to pursue other projects and opportunities.