Carol Lee (Reporter) Biography

Carol Lee is a well-known National Political Reporter for NBC and she’s been active since 2017. Previously, her experience includes as a Commentator, Anchor for the White House for Politico, and News Reporter. In February 2023, she was featured in “Talking Feds Podcast” and served as Guest Commentator. 

Early Life

Carol Lee was born on 20th April 1976 in Alexandra, Virginia, United States. She is turning 47 years old in April 2023. Her parents have known each other since they were in middle school. Later, their marriage lasted for 17 years; in the 1980s, at the height of the AIDS crisis, her father came out as gay. Then, her dad became a pastor at a Trenton, New Jersey, church. 

Talking about Carol’s Education, she earned a High school education in the United States. She studied Psychology program and Women’s studies at Westchester College in Philadelphia, then moved to New York City to pursue journalism at NYU. Later, she graduated in 2002 and earned her Journalism degree from New York University’s School of Journalism. 

Carol Lee Career

Lee began work in high school for financial stability. She joined M.S. magazine, an American feminist monthly founded by Political Activist Gloria Steinem and Child-welfare advocate Dorothy Pitman Hughes. At that time she had a primary focus on gender inequality. After completing her University Education, she landed a job as a researcher for Gail Collins, then editorial page editor at The New York Times. Carol had an interest in political issues so she started her journey to become a skillful News Reporter.

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In October 2008, she landed a job at Politico, which brought her to Washington, D.C. She left Politico in 2011 to join the Wall Street Journal (WSJ). At WSJ news, she became a frequent presence on television and radio, including on PBS’ Washington Week. She also covered issues related to President Donald Trump, the Trump administration of politics, and National security. She served as president of the White House Correspondents Association from 2015-16 and served on the association board from 2010-16. 

Social Media

Carol Lee is active on the social media platform. As of 5th March 2023, she has 208 followers on her LinkedIn account. She joined Twitter in March 2009. Now, she has 72.8k followers on her @carolelee Twitter account. 

Carol Lee (Reporter) Biography

Real Name Carol E. Lee
Birth Date 20 April 1976
Age (as of 2023) 45 Years
Birth Place United States
Profession Journalist
College New York University
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 60 kg  –  in Pounds –  132 lbs
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Dark Brown


Mother Jane Heinrich

Relationship Status

Marital Status Married
Who is her husband? Ryan
Children Hudson
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Personal Life

Carol Lee is a happily married woman. She wedded in July 2019 to Ryan Harmon, a Lieutenant Colonel in the United States. Their wedding ceremony was held at Hotel du Village in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Together the couple is blessed with two children, Hudson (8 years old in 2022) and Montgomery “Monty” Alexander Harmon (born on 11th June 2021). Her son Monty was born with a rare congenital heart disease and underwent surgery for 10 hours at Children’sChildren’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

During that time, she had a panic attack and was diagnosed with placenta previa, which can cause her excess bleeding during pregnancy and delivery. Meanwhile, her husband returned to military life. Now Carol is fine and her body healed from the trauma. She manages the two kids alone and works at NBC news while enjoying her career.

Carol Lee Net Worth

Carol Lee has been recognized as a national political NBC news correspondent since 2017. We can assume that Carol has accumulated an estimated net worth of $1 Million in 2023. 

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