Lee Fitting Biography
Lee Fitting is the Senior Coordinating Producer for College Sports Studio show that has been broadcasted on ESPN.
Born and raised in Orient, New York, United States of America, he completed his high school education from his hometown. Having a keen interest in journalism, he decided to pursue a career in journalism after completion of his high school education. He joined Madison University and graduated with a B.S. in mass communication in 1996. Upon graduation, he started his career at ESPN in 1996, looking after the company’s precise production assistant program.
A 20-year veteran of ESPN
While working for ESPN, he climbed the ladder of success throughout the years and never looked back. He expands the border of his knowledge and responsibilities and has been working on the shows such as SportsCenter and golf’s major championships. In 2000, he gave responsible of associate producer and started to work for College GameDay and became a producer for College GameDay (football and basketball) in 2004. While working for the show, he gave more insight and became a coordinating producer in 2008. For his contribution in College GameDay, he, along with his team, bagged four sports Emmy Awards for Outstanding Studios Show Weekly in 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2014. Similarly, in ESPN, he is given responsibilities to oversee the strategic direction, staffing, and day-to-day planning for College GameDay. He has also been overseeing College Football Live and other various college-related studio content and college basketball games. A 20-year veteran of ESPN has been successful in proving himself as an asset for the ESPN. With years of experience, he has gained name and fame as the one of the highly experienced and successful program coordinator at ESPN.
Fitting is considered among the few people who have the ability to make Paul Finebaum speechless. During a remote broadcast if “The Paul Finebaum Show,” he joined Finebaum at the student center of the Auburn University. The show was on-aired on Friday before “Iron Bowl 2013”. Finebaum described the show as one of the best interviews he ever had. Digging his personal life, Fitting has kept personal life entirely private. Looking at his age, he must be a married man and might have some children but without any authenticate source of information it cannot be proved. He also has not spoken anything about his married life, relationship, and affairs. Being one of the senior coordination, he might have been paid high but again no any sources have disclosed the exact figure of his net worth. Lee Fitting is active on Twitter and Facebook. He has more than 26K followers on Twitter. Official websites of ESPN and Finebaum fan have uploaded his biography with more detail information on his career and professional life.