Beth McLeod is an American journalist, television news anchor, media personality, and meteorologist. Beth McLeod is best known as Fred McLeod’s wife.
Beth McLeod was born in Bay Village, Ohio, on May 14, 1965. Beth is a Taurus and is currently 56 years old. Elizabeth Heather Henningsen is her given name. Richard Henningsen is her father, and Martha Ann Henningsen is her mother. Beth’s parents relocated to Detroit when she was in first grade due to her father’s employment with Detroit Diesel. Additionally, Beth spent the majority of her childhood in Detroit.
Beth Mcleod attended and graduated from Northville High School in Northville, Michigan. Following that, Beth earned a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from Michigan State University. Beth later graduated from Mississippi State University with a Master’s degree in Meteorology.
Beth Mcleod began her career in New York at CBS Sports. Beth then spent over 15 years at WDIV in Detroit, Michigan. Between 1995 and 2008, she hosted the game show Michigan Lottery in addition to covering traffic news for the station. For 15 years, she co-hosted the daily drawing broadcast with Aggie Usedly and Darryl Wood. In 2012, the game show’s host was replaced by an automated speaking machine. Additionally, Beth reported on weather forecasts and sporting events.
Following that, Beth’s journalism career shifted away from sports and toward socioeconomic news. Beth began her career with the 19 News in Cleveland in September 2009. Beth began her career as a weather forecaster at Cleveland’s WOIO. Additionally, Beth spent nearly a decade at WOIO as a meteorologist, providing daily weather updates and explaining possible climate changes.
Beth resigned from the traffic news department to devote more time to her husband. Her husband, Fred Mcleod, was the Cleveland Cavaliers’ play-by-play announcer. Beth and Fred first met on the CBS channel. Additionally, they both worked for the CBS network. Her husband, Fred, was an NBA broadcaster for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Beth’s husband passed away on September 9, 2019.
Cleveland basketball mourned and paid tribute to his death. Fred was the team’s ambassador, and they were devastated by the loss of a friend and teammate. The team management issued a death statement on September 10, 2019. However, neither Fred’s parents nor Beth have disclosed the cause of death publicly. Fred died of a heart attack at the age of 67, according to sources. Beth is currently employed by Fox 8 News Channel in Cleveland as a meteorologist.
Achievements and Earnings
Beth Mcleod has won Emmy Awards and the CLE Sports Lifetime Achievement Award for her work on Z. Apart from that, there is no information about Beth’s other accomplishments or awards.
Beth Mcleod earned an annual salary of between $80,000 and $90,000 as a meteorologist. Beth’s net worth is estimated to be around $400 thousand US dollars, according to online sources.
Beth Mcleod was married to the late Fred Mcleod, a Cleveland Cavaliers announcer. Additionally, the couple met through CBS, where Fred worked as the Detroit CBS affiliate. Beth and Fred shared a 28-year marriage. They have three children from their marriage: Sean, Jenna, and Molly Mcleod. However, her husband Fred died of a heart attack on September 9, 2019.
When it comes to Beth’s rumors and controversy, she has remained a bystander until now. Apart from that, Beth is concentrating her efforts on her personal and professional lives. Additionally, Beth prefers to avoid gossip and controversy.
Body Measurement and social media
Beth Mcleod is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs approximately 57 kilograms. Beth’s hair is blonde and her eyes are black. Apart from that, there is no additional information regarding Beth’s body measurements.
Beth Mcleod maintains a fairly active social media presence on platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Beth McLeod Fox’s official Instagram account, @bethmcleodfox8, currently has more than 13.9K followers. Beth has over 22K Facebook fans and over 13.6K Twitter followers.