Jenna Lee Biography

Published On Nov 26, 2015
Facts of Jenna Lee
Date of Birth: 1980 , May-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
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In 2008, while Jenna was attending the Navy SEAL Warrior Fund dinner held in the Waldorf Astoria New York, she saw love of her life Lt. Cmdr. Leif Babin. They began dating since then and they got married on 3rd of July 2011.

Jenna is the graduate of University of California, Santa Barbara. After graduating from there with a degree in English and global studies, she joined Marina Time as a freelance reporter. She also worked for the Forbes.com as the freelance writer. Then in 2007, she joined FOX News and made her anchoring debut from Fox Business Morning. Her net worth is rumored to be around $1.5 million.

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Born in San Francisco, California

May 30 , 1980

Born as Jennifer Anne Lee in San Francisco, California, United States of America to Janice Lee and Bob Lee, Jenna was raised in upper middle class family. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Played collegiate softball for UC Santa Barbara Gauchos

1999

She received her formal education from some high school in San Francisco, California. After her high school graduation she joined University of California. There she was also active in softball. In 1999 session, she played for the UC Santa Barbara Gauchos. 

Graduated from Columbia University

2005

In 2002, she earned her Bachelor’s of Arts degree English and global studies from university of California, Santa Barbara. She then joined   Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and she also graduated from there in 2005. 

Joined Marina Times

2002

Soon after graduating from University of California, she joined Marina Time as a freelance reporter. She also worked for the Forbes.com as the freelance writer. She worked in this filed for about two years. Later she joined Forbes.com on a permanent basis.

Joined Fox Business Network

2007

In 2007, she joined FOX News. That time she was hired by the Chairman & the CEO Roger Ailes. There she made her anchoring debut from Fox Business Morning. She also became the anchor of the show, Live Morning Edition.

Joined Fox News Channel

2010

Since 2007, she began working for Fox Business Network as an anchor for various shows and from 2010; she switched to Fox News Channel. There she became the co anchor of the show, Happening Now replacing Jane Skinner. 

Married to Lt Cmdr Leif Babin

July 3 , 2011

In 2008, while Jenna was attending the Navy SEAL Warrior Fund dinner held in the Waldorf Astoria New York, she saw love of her life Lt. Cmdr. Leif Babin. They began dating since then and they got married on 3rd of July 2011.

First child, Brian Marc Babin

September 3 , 2014

She became mother for the first time in her life and that was in 2014. She and her life Lt. Cmdr. Leif Babin welcomed their first child together on 3rd of September and that time it was a son and they named him Brian Marc Babin. 

Became the editor of the Cosmopolitan

2009

At the end of 2009, she was seen as the editor of the Cosmopolitan. There one of her photos was spread and there it included lots of details about her wardrobe strategy. She was seen there only for short periods of time.