Barbara Lee Edwards Biography and Wiki
Barbara Lee Edwards is an American journalist who is currently an evening anchor for KFMB-TV in San Diego, California. She is also an Emmy Award-winning journalist who has covered stories from breaking news to special assignments, including her exclusive interview with President Barack Obama.
Edwards has been at the helm of the CBS News 8 anchor desk since 2001, anchoring the 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m., and 11 p.m. newscasts every weeknight. She previously served as a senior news anchor at CTV in Ottawa, Canada.
Barbara Lee Edwards Age and Birthday
Barbara was born on May 31st in Vancouver, British Columbia, USA. Her birth sign is Gemini.
Barbara Lee Edwards Height
Lee stands at an average height and stature. Actual details concerning her height have not yet been revealed to the public since no such information is available. We are keeping tabs and we will update this section once it is available.
Barbara Lee Edwards Education
Barbara attended the British Columbia Institute of Technology, a public polytechnic institute in Burnaby, British Columbia, to study broadcast journalism. She has an Associate of Arts in Drama/Music and a Bachelor’s degree in English/History.
Barbara Lee Edwards Family
Attempts to establish the identity of her parents were in vain since no such information is available to the public. It’s, therefore, unknown whether she has any siblings. We are keeping tabs and this section will be updated once available.
Barbara Lee Edwards Husband
Edwards is currently married to her loving husband Curtis who is a news and sports photographer. The two soulmates met when she moved to the Global affiliate in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, as anchor/producer in 1994.
Barbara Lee Edwards Children
According to credible sources, it’s known that her favorite role is being a mom and enjoying the sun and surf with her family in San Diego’s North County, Details on her children will be updated soon.
Barbara Lee Edwards Salary
Barbara receives an average annual salary of between $26,600 and $75,500. This translates to an hourly average wage of between $10.15 and $31.32. However, we currently do not have the actual salary she earns, we are keeping tabs and we will update you once it has been disclosed.
Barbara Lee Edwards Net Worth
Barbara Lee Edwards has an estimated net worth ranging from $300k to $700k as of 2021. Her primary source of income is her career as a journalist.
Barbara Lee Edwards KFMB-TV
After graduation, Barbara-Lee landed her first job at an AM radio station in Vancouver but later shifted to her first TV job at the Global Television station in Vancouver as an anchor. In 1994, she moved to the Global affiliate in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, as anchor/producer.
Lee was later hired by CTV affiliate in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where she worked her way up to senior news anchor, until making the jump to California – and CBS News 8. She is currently the evening anchor for KFMB-TV in San Diego.
Barbara Lee Edwards Cancer Awareness
Edwards has joined forces with Susan G. Komen San Diego to help fight breast cancer. Her passion is educating San Diegans about the importance of early detection and the latest in breast cancer research and treatment on CBS News 8’s “Breast Cancer Can’t Stop San Diegans” reports.
Her involvement in both events has helped raise millions for Susan G. Komen, breast cancer patients, their families, and research for the cure.
Barbara Lee Edwards Tattoo
Apparently, Lee has no tattoo. However, she shoots on Promo Madness on tattoos.