Ginger Zee was named weather anchor for ABC News’ weekend edition of “Good Morning America” in November 2011. In this role Zee brings weekend viewers the latest national weather forecasts from the morning program’s studios in the heart of midtown Manhattan. She will also be reporting across ABC News broadcasts and digital platforms.
Prior to joining ABC News, Zee filled in as meteorologist for several NBC and MSNBC News programs. She held the position of meteorologist at NBC station WMAQ-Channel 5 in Chicago from 2006-11. Before that assignment, she worked at WOOD-TV in Grand Rapids, MI, where she was part of the Storm Team 8, also covering the environment, science and the impact of weather throughout West Michigan. From 2003-05 she worked at WEYI NBC 25 in Flint, MI. She began her career at WLAV FM/ WXMI in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Zee was a guest with Reed Timmer’s TVN team on Discovery’s Storm Chasers Season Four.
The Emmy Award-winning meteorologist attended Valparaiso University and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in meteorology. She served as an adjunct professor at the University from 2008-11, and holds the AMS Seal for Meteorology. She resides in New York City.
Follow Ginger Zee on Twitter: @ginger_Zee; her Facebook Fan Page is: Facebook.com/gingerzeetv
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