Lee Van Ameyde

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Lee Van Ameyde
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News Anchor

Lee Van Ameyde joined WZZM 13 in 1977. Before becoming the 6:00 PM and 11:00 PM Co-Anchor in 1979, Lee held a variety of positions at WZZM 13, including Grand Rapids City Reporter, Weekend Anchor, Producer, and Managing Editor. Lee took on the 5:30 Co-Anchor responsibilities in the fall of 2000. Before moving to Grand Rapids, Lee was News Director at WEYI TV in Flint, Michigan. Lee has won awards for his work from the Associated Press, UPI, and from American Women in Radio and Television for "Best On Air Television Personality." In 2006, Lee was inducted into the Silver Circle by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for those who have given25 years or more of exemplary service to the TV industry. He is active in many community organizations.

Lee has been married to his wife, Janet, since 1981. They have two children, Alexander and Kendall, and a cat named, Gracie.

You can email Lee at leevanameyde@wzzm13.com

You can follow Lee on Facebook and Twitter.

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