Lee Anderson Biography
Lee Anderson is an American News Anchor working at KTVZ as a News Director and Anchor. He has called Central Oregon his home since 1996.
Lee Anderson Career
When Anderson first came to the station on O.B. Riley Road, he was the morning news Anchor and Producer on December 31, 1996. He worked in the position for a couple of years until becoming News Director on June 1st, 1999. His role as News Director was expanded for a time as he served as News Director, 5 and 6 pm Anchor, and 6 pm producer all at the same time. He left the ND’s office for a period of two years, focusing on anchoring the evening newscasts, but was asked to return in September 2009.
The road leading him to this point of his life was certainly a long one but he wouldn’t say very twisty. He knew at Indiana State University he wanted to be in the communications (TV) industry and worked hard in school to make that happen. Anderson was honored to be awarded the Cork McHargue Memorial Broadcasting Scholarship as a local student studying Radio, TV, and Film, and for two years.
He was a member of Alpha Epsilon Rho (the national honorary broadcasting fraternity), having served as the ISU chapter’s Vice President during his Senior year. A Summer Internship at WFLA (WXFL back in those days) in Tampa, Florida was also a highlight of those zany college years.
After graduating from Indiana State it was on to WTWO, the NBC affiliate in Terre Haute, Indiana. It seems like a long time ago…but he spent 9 fun years at that station, beginning as Weekend Sports Anchor on 1 October 1987. Since that time it was Weekend (“One Man Band”…first one at TV-2) Reporter, Weekend Anchor/Producer, and then Anchor and producer of “News Channel 2 at Sunrise”.
He is proud of the journalism work he has done over the years and he is certainly proud of the work they have done with “21 Cares for Kids.” Anderson has been a member of the advisory board of Big Brothers, and Big Sisters of Central Oregon for more than six years. He has also been on the board of its parent organization, J Bar J Youth Services, going on year No. 2.
Lee Anderson Age
Anderson likes to keep his personal life private and hence has not yet disclosed the year and month he was born. It is therefore not known when he celebrates her birthday. However, she might be in his 50s.
Lee Anderson Height
He stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Lee Anderson Family
Anderson has managed to keep his personal life away from the limelight hence he has not disclosed any information about his parents. It is also not known if Lee has any siblings.
Lee Anderson Wife
Anderson is very private about his personal life therefore it is not known if he is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of him being in any past relationship with anyone.
Lee Anderson Net Worth
Anderson has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned from his successful career as an Anchor.
Lee Anderson Salary
Anderson earns an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.