Beth McLeod Biography
Beth McLeod is an American Emmy Award-winning journalist. She is known for working as a journalist at Fox-8 News as a meteorologist. She gained fame for being the wife of the popular American sports producer and game announcer for the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers, Fred McLeod.
Beth McLeod Age
McLeod is 58 years old as of 2023. She was born on May 14, 1965, in Bay Village, Ohio, United States. She also celebrates her birthday on May 14th every year.
Beth McLeod Height
Beth measures an average standing height of 5 feet 5 inches tall which is equivalent to 1.67 meters tall. She also weighs 79 kilograms which is equivalent to 175 lbs. Moreover, she has black hair and dark brown eyes.
Facts About Beth McLeod
- Full Name: Beth McLeod
- Popular As: McLeod
- Occupation: Journalist
- Age: 30 years old as of 2023
- Birthday: Not Available
- Height: 5 feet 5 inches
- Weight: 79 kilograms
- Parents: Martha Ann Henningsen, and Richard Henningsen
- Siblings: Not Known
- Husband: Not Known
- Children: Not Available
- Net Worth:$100k– $500k million
Beth McLeod Parents and Siblings
Beth was born and raised in Bay Village, Ohio. Her mother’s name is Martha Ann Henningsen, and her father’s name is Richard Henningsen. Her father worked for Detroit Diesel. She was always interested in journalism, and thus for her bachelor’s degree, she opted for journalism.
Beth McLeod Husband and Children
She was married to her husband Fred McLeod. She met her husband during the CBS Sports coverage of the NBA finals. Fred McLeod also worked for the CBS Channel and was the executive producer. At the same time, Beth Mcleod worked for CBS Sports in New York. Fred McLeod proposed to her soon, and the duo stayed married for 25 years.
However, her husband passed away on September 9, 2019, due to a heart attack. Her husband was around 67 years of age at that time. She has three children with her husband, Jenna, Sean, and Molly McLeod.
Beth McLeod Education
She went to Michigan State University to pursue her bachelor’s. At Michigan State University, Beth Mcleod was doing fantastic as a student, and she looked like an up-and-coming journalist from the start. After her undergraduate from Michigan State University, she went to Mississippi State University to get a master’s degree in meteorology.
At the Mississippi State University, she found her talent as a meteorologist and pursued it. Before going to college as an undergraduate at Michigan State University, she attended her high school at Northville High School.
Beth McLeod Career
Her first television job was at CBS Sports in New York, but she then worked at WDIV in Detroit, Michigan for over 17 years. Aside from covering traffic news for the station from 1995 to 2008, she was one of the hosts of Michigan Lottery, giving out the lucky winning numbers during the daily drawing broadcast for 15 years along with Aggie Usedly and Darryl Wood, until they were replaced by an automated speaking machine in 2012.
Beth left the traffic news department so that she could have more time with her husband, who was the Cleveland Cavaliers play-by-play game announcer. She started a career as a weather forecaster in WOIO in Cleveland, spending almost 10 years working as a meteorologist, giving updates about the weather, and explaining the possible changes in the climate every day.
She is currently working as the resident meteorologist of Fox 8 News Channel in Cleveland.
Beth McLeod Net Worth
Beth has an estimated net worth of $100,000-$500, 000. She has earned her net worth from her career as a journalist.