Quick Facts of Tamica Lee
- Full NameTamica Lee
- Net Worth$1 million
- Date of Birth1978 /11 /21
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceNew Orleans
- ProfessionTv personality
- Eye colourHazel
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseBarry Smith
- EducationUrsuline Academy, University of Lousiana
- Online PresenceInstagram
There are very few people who have the determination and ability to change their fate despite the hardship in life. Tamica Lee is one such personality who made her name without any support from anyone. Priorly she gained fame as the co-host of the show News with a Twist on the New Orleans ABC affiliate WGNO-26.
Currently, Tamica appears as one of the stars on Bravo reality show South Charm, New Orleans. She married longtime boyfriend Barry Smith. What about her marriage life, kids and net worth? To find out continue scrolling below:
New Orleans Native
Tamica Lee was born on November 22, 1978, to father Bivian Lee and mother Cynthia Guillaume Lee. Her father played in NFL cornerback for the New Orleans Saints from 1971-76. She and her brother Sonny Lee was raised by her mother after the death of her dad in 1984 when she was six years old. Currently 41 years old attended Ursuline Academy in New Orleans. Later, she attended the University of Louisiana Lafayette, where she majored in Communications and Dance.
Ultimately after getting a degree, Tamica started teaching hundreds of high school dancers and coordinating logistics. She worked as a cheerleader for Saints alongside Hannah Cormier. Also, she started working on Super Bowl pregame shows. Moreover, she founded the Advance Dance Agency and t.Lee Vision using her experience of dancing. However, a sudden health issue related to a tumor on her back changed her life. After removing the tumor she decided to work on television and approached New Orleans WWL-TV about the possibility of working.
Luckily when super bowl came into her hometown she got a chance to do a small activity which resulted in a full-time job as Morning Traffic anchor. Nevertheless, Tamica’s dream came true after she got the opportunity to work alongside her idol Sally Ann Roberts on the New Orleans CBS affiliate WWL-TV. It is the same show which gained her popularity across New Orleans.
Married Barry Smith
Tamica married Barry Smith on November 30, 2007, in an intimate ceremony at Destin FL. Barry owns a FUEL Center of Fitness, which offers tons of workout programs and classes in the New Orleans area. The couple dated for a couple of years and appeared in a show Southern charms New Orleans together. The love birds looked extremely happy on their wedding day where she wore a beautiful white gown and her husband wore a blue suit as seen on the pictures.
Additionally, Tamica is the proud mother of two beautiful children. She and Barry are blessed with a son named Hunter Smith born on 17 January 2002 and a daughter Rani Smith born on born 18 October 2008. She stepmom Hunter from Barry’s previous relationship. As of now both of her kids are in their teens and pursuing their studies.
However, at one time Tamica’s marriage nearly fell off after she started facing differences with her husband. Luckily, the couple took things one by one and eventually sorted out the differences due to which they decided to re-exchange their vows in 2020. As of now, the couple living a blissful life.
Net worth-$1 million
Tamica accumulated the net worth of $1 million from her career as a television personality and dance teacher. She earns around $25,000 to $35,000 from work as a television personality in Southern Charm New Orleans in 2018 alongside Jeff Charleston, Jon Moody, and Justin Reese.
Likewise, she earns around $40,000 from her work as a teacher which is an average earning for a teacher in the US. As of now, she lives in New Orleans house with her husband Barry whose net worth is estimated at $2 million.