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Lee Cowan Biography

Updated On 24 Jul, 2017 Published On 24 Jul, 2017
Lee Cowan

Facts of Lee Cowan

Date of Birth :
Age : 57 years old
Family Name : Cowan
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Taurus

Relationship short Statistics of Lee Cowan

What is Lee Cowan marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Lee Cowan have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Lee Cowan having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Lee Cowan Gay ? Don't Know

Lee Cowan is an American news anchor, well known for his appearance as the CBS NEWS National Correspondent for CBS Evening News and also substitute anchor for CBS Sunday Morning. He is a family guy and is married to Molly Palmer, a television associate producer.

Early life and Education

Lee Cowan born on 1st May 1965 in Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S. He is the son of Leland B. Cowan, a surgical radiation oncologist, and Constance W. Cowan

Lee graduated from the University of Washington in the year 1998, earning a degree in communications and speech communications.


Cowan was a correspondent for NBC Nightly News with Brains Williams. He was also a reporter for CBS News in the CBS Newspath division. 

Previously, Cowan also worked for NBC affiliate WLWT in Cincinnati, CBS affiliate WWMT in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and KCOY in Santa Maria, California, and in KIEM in Eureka, California.

Personal life

Lee Cowan is a married guy. His wife is Molly Palmer, a television associate producer, daughter of television news correspondent John Palmer and writer Nancy Doyle Palmer. The couple got married on 14 April 2012.

The couple parents to a son, Kevin Cowan (born on 23rd December 2016).

Net worth

As a journalist, Lee Cowan makes a decent amount of money from his journalism career. His current net worth is estimated to be in millions.

Lee Cowan Married

Marriage with Molly Palmer

Lee and Molly married at St. Albanís Parish in Washington and their reception was held at the Chevy Chase Club in Maryland, the same venues her parents chose for themselves 30 years earlier.

Lee Cowan Children

SON : Kevin Cowan

Mother: Molly Palmer

Kevin Cowan was born on 23rd December 2016. He is the only child of the couple.

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