Ginger Zee Bio, Career, Education, Spouse, Age and Net Worth

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Who is Ginger Zee?

Ginger Zee (Ginger Renee Colonomos) is an American meteorologist and Tv host. Currently, she is working with ABC as a chief meteorologist. Before being chief meteorologist she was working as a weekend meteorologist.


Ginger has worked in several media outlets including WEYI-TV in Flint, Michigan, WYIN-TV in Merrillville, Indiana, WLAV-FM, and WOOD-TV. Furthermore, she has also worked at WBMA-LD ABC 33/40 in Birmingham, Alabama where she worked as an intern alongside James Spann, chief meteorologist. In Addition, she alsoWMAQ in Chicago, Illinois which is owned and operated by NBC.

When she was working at WMAQ  she was once asked to fill in as a guest meteorologist on the weekend edition of The Today Show. That day fulfilled her high school goal, Moreover Ginger is an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist. She gain popularity when she joined Good Morning America Weekend on November 12, 2011. She often appears on other ABC programming including Nightline and ABC World News Tonight. On December 2, 2013, She was announced as the new chief meteorologist for Good Morning America and weather editor for ABC News.

She took over the position from Sam Champion, who got a job with The weather Channel. In 2015, she took part and competed in an episode of Celebrity Jeopardy! against Bellamy Young and Josh Gad. However, she lost to Bellamy Young. On March 4, 2016, she announced as a celebrity competitor on the 22nd season of ABC’s Dancing with the Star. In the competition, she partnered with professional dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy. In addition, the duo reached third place.


A Photo of Ginger Zee

A Photo of Ginger Zee

Ginger Zee’s Age

She was born on January 13th, 1981, currently, she is 40 years

Ginger Zee’s Family

She was born in Orange, California to Dawn Zuidgeest-Craft and Robert Zuidgeest. Her family relocated to Michigan when she was one year old. In addition, she has an extended family which includes her stepfather Carl Craft.

Her peternal grandparents are Andriaan Cornellis and Hillegonda Zuidgeest. Both of her paternal grandparents immigrated from Netherland to the United States. Her maternal grandparents are George Joseph and Paula Adeline.


She has three siblings one brother Sean Jeffrey Zuidgeest and two step-sisters Andrianna Craft and Elaina Craft.

Ginger Zee’s Education

She attended Rockford High School in Rockford, Michigan where she graduated in 1999. After that she joined Valparaiso University, where she acquired a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology, she also majored in both mathematics and Spanish. Her aim after graduation was to became a meteorologist on The Today Show by age 30.

Ginger Zee’s Spouse

She is married to Benjamin Aaron Colonomos alias Ben Aaron. The lovebirds got engaged in August 2013. After on year, the two tied the knot on June 7th, 2014

Ginger Zee’s Kids

The couple welcomed their first-born child Andria Benjamin in December 2015. After that they welcomed their second child in February 2018 Miles Macklin, currently, they live in Manhattan.

Ginger Zee’s Height

She stands at 5ft and 6 inches and weighs 61kg.

Ginger Zee’s Net Worth

Zee earns a salary of $500k and she has a net worth of $ 3million.

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