Rhonda Lee New Interview

Meteorologist Rhonda Lee on Natural Hair and TV Comebacks


Oct. 16 2014, Published 11:42 a.m. ET

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Meteorologist Rhonda A. Lee knows a thing or two about what it means to appreciate and defend natural beauty – both on and off the television screen. In this month’s Bauce feature, we were given the utmost pleasure to hear more from the woman who demonstrates courage, strength and offers caliber to the African-American natural hair and ethnic movement.

Since she was a little kid, Lee always wanted to do the weather. After high school, she attended Kansas State University where she studied Journalism as an alternative because the institution did not have a weather or meteorology department. She continued on that track but always kept her dream vivid in the back of her mind. Before finishing undergrad, Lee applied to Mississippi State University but due to lack of specific educational requirements, she put a pause on her academic pursuits.

“I was