Lee Conklin Biography
Lee Conklin is an American Emmy Award-winning Anchor/Reporter working for WTVG-TV (ABC) in Toledo, Ohio as a News Anchor/Reporter. He has worked for the station for more than 28 years.
Lee Conklin Age / Birthday
Conklin was born in the year 1963 in the United States. As a result, he is 59 years old as of 2022. His exact date and month of birth are unknown therefore it is difficult to know when he celebrates his birthday.
Lee Conklin Height / Measurements
Conklin is of average body stature and stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m).
Lee Conklin Partner / Wife
Conklin is married to Lisa Conklin. They have been in marriage for more than 2 decades. Information about their wedding and engagement is under review. Conklin likes spending his free time with his wife. They have resided in Toledo, Ohio for more than 3 decades.
Lee Conklin Kids / Children
Conklin and his wife Lisa are proud parents to their 4 grown children – 2 daughters and 2 sons; Kelsey Conklin (daughter), Courtney Conklin (daughter), Michael Conklin (son), and Jake Conklin (son). Conklin likes spending time with his kids and wife when he is not at work. Conklin and Lisa are also grandparents to their grandson, whose information is under review.
Lee Conklin Family / Relatives
Conklin manages to keep information regarding his parents away from the limelight. Additionally, he shares no information regarding whether he has any siblings or not. We will update this information once it’s available.
Lee Conklin Career
Conklin serves at WTVG Channel 13 as a news anchor and reporter. He co-anchors the 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and 11 p.m. newscasts alongside Diane Larson. Conklin’s assignments have given him the opportunity to travel across the nation and around the globe. He has covered various news stories such as John Glenn’s return to space, the recovery and aftermath in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, and a live report on a Toledo business delegation’s trip to China, led by Mike Bell (former mayor). Conklin has also covered multiple political campaigns and has provided live coverage of 3 Papal visits.
Conklin covered President George W. Bush’s inauguration following trips to New Orleans and neighboring regions to cover the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina. He provided live-from-the-ground coverage of the crane that collapsed on the I-280 bridge and iron employees lost their lives. Conklin was on hand for the recent memorial service involving the Bluffton baseball team. Conklin holds an Emmy Award for his journalism work.
Conklin likes giving back to the community in his spare time. He has been an active member of multiple charitable causes. He is also well known for playing, coaching, and forming with the 13abc All-Stars. The celebrity basketball team has raised over $700,000 for local schools. He also likes running, golfing, and playing basketball in his spare time. He is a big supporter of the Tigers and likes rooting for it when they have a game. He is also a fan of the University of Michigan’s football.
Lee Conklin Salary
Conklin receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Lee Conklin Net Worth
Through Conklin’s career as an Anchor/Reporter, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1 Million and $ 5 Million.
Lee Conklin Facebook and Twitter
Conklin is active on his social media accounts. He has about 2K followers on his Facebook Page and about 1500 followers on his Twitter account.
Lee Conklin WTVG
Conklin works at WTVG – 13ABC where he works with his fellow colleagues who are anchors, reporters, and meteorologists and they include;
- Diane Larson
- Sashem Brey
- James Starks
- Kristian Brown
- Christina Williams
- Tony Geftos
- Josh Croup
- Lissa Guyton
- Shaun Hegarty
- Jay Berschback
- Ross Ellet
- Dan Smith
- Derek Witt