Melanie Lawson Wiki, Age, Bio, Height, Husband, Career, Net Worth

Melanie Lawson

Melanie Lawson is a well-known and award-winning journalist, reporter, and news anchor. Melanie Lawson is currently employed as a reporter and anchor for ABC13 KTRK-TV in Houston.

Wiki, Bio, Age,  Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Melanie Lawson was born on March 10, 1969, and she is now 53 years old. Melanie Cerise Lawson is her full name. Her father Bill Lawson, a well-known Houston pastor, gave birth to her. Audrey Lawson, her mother, was a forceful community leader. Unfortunately, her mother died in December 2015 from natural causes. Melanie Lawson is the youngest of three siblings: Eric Lawson, Cheryl Lawson, and Roxanne Lawson. Melanie, on the other hand, is of American origin. Lawson’s zodiac sign is Pisces, according to astrology.

Melanie Lawson received her schooling at Princeton University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in politics. Melanie also earned a law and journalism degree from Columbia University.

Melanie Lawson’s Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Melanie Lawson, an American journalist, stands 5 feet 6 inches tall. Her body measures, such as weight, breast size, waist size, hip size, dress size, and so on, are not available. In addition, Lawson has brown eyes and black hair.

Melanie Lawson
Melanie Lawson Posing for a photo(source Instagram)

Melanie Lawson’s Profession & Career

Melanie Lawson began her career as an ABC News anchor on the ABC Television Network. Similarly, she worked for channel 13 as a full-time general assignment reporter. Later, she co-anchored Channel 13’s midday show, Eyewitness News at 11 a.m., and Live at 5. Similarly, Melanie conducts ‘Crossroads,’ a weekly community affairs program that focuses on topics and events in our city.

Lawson has also visited Cuba, Africa, Panama, and many more nations. Many notables have been interviewed by an American journalist, including the Dalai Lama, Henry Kissinger, three US Presidents, Grammy Award winners Destiny’s Child, Director Spike Lee, Poet Maya Angelou, former heavyweight champion boxer George Foreman, Hall of Famer Magic Johnson, Journalist Barbara Walters, and many others.

Melanie also serves on the boards of several community groups, including SHAPE Community Center, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, The Houston Ballet, Volunteer Houston, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, the American Leadership Forum, and the Houston Association of Black Journalists. Lawson is also a member of the Texas Lone Star Chapter of the Emmys and Women in Television and Film. She is also a member of the Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church, which her parents founded.


Melanie Lawson has been named the YWCA’s ‘Outstanding Woman of the Year,’ as well as the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation’s ‘Women of Distinction.’ Similarly, she has received multiple honors for her journalism work, including an Emmy for her coverage of President Clinton’s visit to South Africa.

Melanie Lawson’s Income & Net Worth

Melanie is a Journalist by profession, which contributes to her net worth and earnings. Similarly, based on her earnings, we may estimate her net worth to be around $300,000 USD. She also makes $56,000 per year as a news anchor and reporter.

Melanie Lawson’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship

Melanie Lawson has a husband. Similarly, she is married to businessman Geary G Broadnax. On December 13, 1986, they married in Harris Country, Texas. Melanie and Geary have one son named Noah Broadnax. After being in a married relationship for over ten years, the couple divorced owing to personal reasons.

Melanie Lawson’s Social Media(Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

When it comes to social media, Lawson is only active on Twitter. She has over 21k followers on Twitter and goes by the handle @MelanieLawson13.

Quicks Facts

Full NameMelanie Lawson
Born Date10 Mar 1969
Age53 years old
Lucky Number11
Lucky StoneAquamarine
Lucky ColorSea Green
Best Match for MarriageCancer, Scorpio
ProfessionJournalist, news anchor, reporter
Height5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)
Marital Statusdivorce
Married DateDecember 13, 1986
DivorceGeary G Broadnax
Net Worth$300,000
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceHouston, Texas
EducationColumbia University
FatherBill Lawson
MotherAudrey Lawson
SiblingsCheryl, Eric, Roxanne
TwitterMelanie Lawson Twitter
IMDBMelanie Lawson IMDB