Famous as the news director of one of the most famous nationally syndicated radio show, The Bob and Tom Show, Kristi Lee is a well-known personality in the entertainment industry. Let’s find out how much is Kristi Lee’s net worth in 2018.
Kristi Lee Early Life
The real name of Kristi Lee is Theresa Ritz, and she was born on 15th July 1960. Lee did complete her graduation from Davis High School in Indianapolis. Later she joined the Indiana University.
Kristi is a mother of two daughters. The name of her daughters is Ava and Sophie. She had a very troubled life and till now married and divorced three times.
Kristi Lee Career
She joined WRTV as a television engineer. That was her first job, and she remained there for six years. At the same time, she was working on WFBQ Q95 as a part-time disc jockey. This station is also famous for hiring Tom Griswold and Bob Kevoian. 1988 was a big year for her as she joined radio as a full-time career. In that very year, The Bob and Tom Show debuted.
Lee was also seen as a sideline reporter on ESPN and ESPN2, who was covering auto racing, lacrosse and the first three X Games on ESPN2 for them. NBA’s Indiana Pacers hired her as a sideline reporter for them.
Kristi announced her retirement from The Bob and Tom Show in the January of 2016, which created a lot of buzz in media and also her fans. In Hammer and Nigel podcast, she told that the 12-year association with the show is going to end now as she is not going to renew her contract. She also stated that she has a real bond of friendship with longtime stars of the show Griswold and Chick McGee.
But when The Bob and Tom Show announced that Lee would be returning to the show on 11th July 2016, there was a huge sigh of relief among fans as they all loved her. Griswold convinced her to return to the show.
Awards & Achievements
Till now this section is blank for this amazingly talented personality, but she is still going strong in her work so it may not be blank shortly. Though her name is inducted in the Ben Davis High School Wall of Fame. She is always thankful to them as her career started at the school’s radio station, WBDG.
Net Worth of Kristi Lee
She earned a lot like the news director of the nationally syndicated radio show The Bob & Tom Show. She earned a lot of fame as a host of various shows too which increased her wealth along with fame. Right now the net worth of Kristi Lee is around $300 thousand.
Lee started a podcast during her break from Bob and Tom. The name of the podcast was Kristi Lee Uninterrupted, and it started in April of 2016. The podcast gained a lot of popularity too, and Kristi has told in public that she will continue it.