Lee Goldberg Biography, Age, Family, Wife, WABC-TV, and Net Worth

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Lee Goldberg Biography

Lee Goldberg is an American journalist who serves as a Chief meteorologist at New York City’s WABC-TV (ABC 7). ABC 7 is the flagship station of the ABC television network, licensed to New York, New York, United States. There, he anchors Eyewitness News First@4 and Eyewitness News at 5:00, 6:00, and 11:00.

Golberg’s interest in weather began when he was just twelve years old. This is when he built his first “Weather Center” out of shoeboxes and milk cartons. Getting to fourteen years, he was already broadcasting his first weather reports to his hometown of Canton, Massachusetts on Canton Cablevision.

Lee began his meteorological career as a private weather forecaster in 1993 reporting for utilities and ski areas. He also reported as a weathering agent in Canada and the United States. He also filled in on-air at WSTM-TV in Syracuse, New York, contributing award-winning coverage when the historic “Blizzard of 1993” hit Central New York. After graduating from college, he was fully hired at WTVH-TV in Syracuse where he had previously interned.

Lee has greatly supported community service by supporting the Pediatric Cancer Foundation. He has also hosted their annual Walkathon in Riverside Park each spring. Lee is also an active member of the Central Park Conservancy which supports numerous programs to protect and preserve the park.

A photo of Lee Goldberg
A photo of Lee Goldberg


Goldberg joined ABC 7 on July 23, 1996, appearing on Good Morning America, as a substitute for Sam Champion. He later replaced Champion in 2006. His fellow news team includes:

  1. Bill Ritter
  2. Liz Cho
  3. Sade Baderinwa
  4. Sam Champion
  5. Ryan Field
  6. Sam Ryan
  7. Shirleen Allicot
  8. David Novarro
  9. Ken Rosato
  10. Michelle Charlesworth
  11. Joe Torres
  12. Sandra Bookman
  13. Jeff Smith
  14. Miguel Amaya
  15. N.J. Burkett
  16. Amy Freeze
  17. Alex Ciccarone
  18. Naveen Dhaliwal
  19. Jim Dolan
  20. John Del Giorno
  21. Josh Einiger
  22. Dave Evans
  23. Lauren Glassberg
  24. Anthony Johnson
  25. Candace McCowan
  26. Sandy Kenyon
  27. CeFaan Kim
  28. Dan Krauth
  29. Darla Miles
  30. Heather O’Rourke
  31. Mike Marza
  32. Nina Pineda
  33. Kemberly Richardson
  34. Stacey Sager
  35. Shannon Sohn
  36. Marcus Solis
  37. Kristin Thorne
  38. Derick Waller
  39. Lucy Yang
  40. Toni Yates

Lee Goldberg Age

Goldberg is 48 years old as of 2020 having been born on October 4, 1972, in the USA.

Lee Goldberg Family

Goldberg was born to a Jewish family. However, he has not yet disclosed any further information regarding his background.

Lee Goldberg Education

Lee attended Cornell University from where he received his B.S. in meteorology in 1994. During his time in college, he interned at WCVB-TV and WHDH-TV in Boston, and also at the National Weather Service office in Concord, New Hampshire.

Lee Goldberg Wife

Goldberg is married to Jessica Goldberg with whom he has two children. He lives in Somers, Westchester, New York with his family. He enjoys playing golf and tennis in his free time and he has been a Boston Red Sox fan.

Lee Goldberg Kids

Goldberg and his wife have a daughter named Emily Goldberg (born: 2000) and a son named Ethan Goldberg (born: 2002).

Lee Goldberg Height

Goldberg’s height is not yet disclosed.

Lee Goldberg Salary

As a top meteorologist at ABC 7, Goldberg is paid handsomely. However, his salary is not yet disclosed.

Lee Goldberg Net Worth

Being on television for several decades now, Lee earns greatly from his media career. However, his net worth is not yet disclosed.

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