Tamica Lee Biography
Tamica Lee is an American journalist and reality TV personality best known for appearing in Bravo TV’s Southern Charm New Orleans and co-hosting WGNO’s Good Morning New Orleans. She will serve as the host of OWN’s Ready to Love: Make a Move. Ready to Love: Make a Move premiered on October 13, 2023, at 8/7c on OWN. She previously served WGNO as co-host of Good Morning New Orleans.
Tamica Lee Education
Lee attended the University of Louisiana Lafayette in 1997 after completing her high school education at Ursuline Academy in New Orleans. She graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and Dance.
Tamica Lee Career
Lee is best known for appearing in Bravo TV’s Southern Charm New Orleans and co-hosting WGNO’s Good Morning New Orleans. She will serve as the host of OWN’s Ready to Love: Make a Move. Ready to Love: Make a Move premiered on October 13, 2023, at 8/7c on OWN.
A die-hard Saints fan, Lee has close ties to the organization. Her later father served the New Orleans Saints as a cornerback from 1971 to 1976. Since high school, she performed at New Orleans Saints games in several halftime shows. From 2001 to 2005, she worked on the cheerleading team”, the New Orleans Saintsations” of the New Orleans Saints. Previously, she worked for the New Orleans Saintsations as an Appearance Team coordinator. Also, she closely works with Sonny, her brother, on his non-profit mentorship foundation, Son of A Saint, established in honor of their father.
After graduating college, she was offered to work at a company specializing in large-scale sporting occasions. While there, she taught hundreds of high school dancers and coordinated logistics. Lee traveled globally and worked on numerous Super Bowl pregame programs with huge talent from the entertainment world.
Lee got her first big break in local news when she attained the chance to serve the CBS affiliate WWL as a morning show traffic anchor. In 2017, she relocated to WGNO where she co-hosted “News with a Twist” alongside Lebron “LBJ” Joseph, Susan Roesgen, and Curt Sprang.
Tamica Lee Age
Lee was born on November 22, 1979, in Denver Colorado, U.S.A. She is 43 years old as of 2022. Lee celebrates her birthday every November 22nd as evidenced by her Twitter bio “Born November 22“
Tamica Lee Height
Lee stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 6 inches
Tamica Lee Family
Lee was born to Bivan Lee, Jr. and Cynthia Guillaume Lee. Bivan, her father, served the New Orleans Saints as a cornerback from 1971 to 1976. Unfortunately, he passed away leaving Cynthia as a single mother. She raised Lee along with her brother, Sonny, in New Orleans.
Tamica Lee Husband
Lee married Barry Smith on November 30, 2007. On November 30, 2022, Barry posted a picture of them at the beach and captioned “1️⃣5️⃣ years later and there’s no one I’d rather share life’s ups and downs with. Happy Anniversary…”They have two children, Hunter and Rani. Barry was born on September 14, 1971, and is 52 years old as of 2023. On September 14, 2023, she posted a picture of them on her Instagram account and captioned it “Happy Birthday Hub-bay! 🥳 Find me a hotter 52 year old….” He works as a CEO and real estate agent.
Hunter was born on January 17, 2002, and is 21 years old as of 2023. On January 21, 2023, Barry posted him on his Instagram account and captioned it “For the last 2️⃣1️⃣ years, I’ve led and you’ve followed. Now I step back to watch you create your own path. Happy Birthday…” Rani as born on October 18, 2008, and is 15 years old as of 2023. On October 18, 2022, Barry posted her on his Instagram account and captioned it “Always and FOREVER will be my BooBoo. Happy 14th Birthday 🎂 “
Tamica Lee Net Worth
Lee has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 Million – $5 Million which she has earned through being a journalist, TV personality, and host.
Tamica Lee Salary
Lee earned an annual salary ranging between $40,000 – $ 110,500.
Tamica Lee Southern Charm New Orleans
Lee co-starred in two seasons of Bravo TV’s “Southern Charm New Orleans.” The show documented the mischievousness of Lee, her husband, Barry Smith, and their friends as they pranced about New Orleans. In the show, she is portrayed as an ambitious go-getter, wife, and mother who isn’t afraid to speak her mind.
Tamica Lee Ready to Love: Make a Move
Lee serves as the host of OWN’s Ready to Love: Make a Move. Ready to Love: Make a Move premiered on October 13, 2023, at 8/7c on OWN. The show follows four single women as they meet possible suitors in New Orleans before deciding to “Make a Move” there forever in search of a fresh start in life and love. If they don’t find their match, they will return back to their own homes still pursuing “the one.”Ready to Love: Make a Move has 13 weeks’ worth of episodes, each lasting 60 minutes. The singles include Ashlee Akins, Verneashia Allen, Zadia Murphy, and Shereese Logan.