Melissa Lee

Melissa Lee Biography / Wiki

Melissa Lee

Born on November 4, 1974, Melissa Lee is a reporter and news anchor for CNBC. She has occasionally hosted Closing Bell when the anchor is unavailable. She has also hosted Options Action and is now the host of CNBC’s 5 pm ET daily show Fast Money and Money in Motion: Currency Trading.

She was the interim host after Ratigan’s departure, until April of the same year when she was appointed permanent host. Lee has received two Emmy Award nominations for Business News. As of 2013, Melissa Lee hosts 3 CNBC programs: Fast MoneyOptions Action, and Money in Motion: Currency Trading. Since February 9, 2015, Lee is one of four hosts for Power Lunch.

Melissa Lee Family / Siblings / Career / Life

Melissa Lee was born in Great Neck, New York, the U.S. Her father graduated from Columbia University and then moved to Great Neck, New York. Lee grew up in New York and news anchor Kaity Tong inspired her to become a reporter. Lee started her professional journalism career as a reporter for her hometown newspaper, the Great Neck Record. She graduated with honors from Harvard College with a Bachelor of Arts in Government in 1995. She also served as Assistant Managing Editor of the Harvard Crimson.

Lee joined CNBC in 2004. She worked for Bloomberg Television and CNN Financial News also. Before her career in television, she was a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting. 

Melissa Lee Boyfriend / Affairs / Husband / Children

melissa husband, Ben Kallo
Melissa with husband Benjamin Kallo

CNBC anchor Melissa married her longtime boyfriend Benjamin Kallo in 2017. She gave birth to twins. It’s unclear when Melissa and her husband, Ben Kallo, actually welcomed their son and daughter. For more updates, follow her on Twitter or visit our site regularly.

Melissa Lee Age / Net Worth / 2020

CNBC anchor Melissa lee is 46 years old and has net worth of $5 million dollars.

What happened to Melissa Lee on CNBC?

The reporter Lee was on maternity leave after giving birth to twins. It’s unclear when Melissa and her husband, Ben Kallo, actually welcomed their son and daughter 

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Melissa Lee
  • Nick Names: Melissa
  • Birthday: November 4, 1974
  • Age in 2020: 46
  • Birth Place: Great Neck, New York, U.S.
  • School: N/A
  • College/University:  Harvard College 
  • Education: Bachelor of Arts
  • Profession:  reporter and news anchor for CNBC
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Asian
  • Religion: Christianity
  • Zodiac: N/a
  • Known for: best known for a reporter and news anchor for CNBC
  • Net Worth : $5 million

Melissa Lee Body Measurements

  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches
  • Weight: 51 kg
  • Body Measurement: 32-26-33
  • Bra size / chest size : 32 B
  • Hip size:26 in
  • Waist size: 33 in
  • Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Body Type: Unkown
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Black

Family

  • Father: N/A
  • Mother: N/A
  • Siblings: N/A
  • Husband \Spouse: Benjamin Kallo
  • Boyfriend/Dating/Affairs: N/A
  • Children: Twin ( son and daughter)

Did you know ?

  • She is a reporter and news anchor for CNBC
  • Lee has received two Emmy Award nominations for Business News.
  • Lee is one of four hosts for Power Lunch.
  • She graduated with honors from Harvard College with a Bachelor of Arts in Government in 1995.
  • She also served as Assistant Managing Editor of the Harvard Crimson.
  • Lee worked for Bloomberg Television and CNN Financial News.
  • Before her career in television, Lee was a consultant at Mercer Management Consulting. Her cases focused on the banking and credit card sectors.