- The journalist and author, Leigh Sales is the host of the television channel ABC’s flagship news and current affairs program 7.30. In the year 2019, she was awarded an Order of Australia for her contribution to broadcast journalism.
- Net Worth, Salary and Income
- Relationship, Married, Husband
- Parents, Sibling, Family
- Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Sales was born in the year 1973 and celebrate her birthday on May 10. She was raised in Brisbane, Queensland. The zodiac sign of Sales is Taurus, and her nationality is Australian. The ethnicity of Sales is Caucasian. She is 46-years-old. She attended Aspley State High School and later joined the Queensland University of Technology and graduated in Journalism. From Deakin University, she pursued her master’s degree in International Relations.
Net Worth, Salary and Income
As a young child, Sales was determined to pursue a career in the journalism field. She commenced her journey into the media in 1995 after joining ABC Brisbane. During her stay at ABC, she worked as a reporter and covered political state elections in 1999, 2007 state elections. Sales also reported the 2000 Summer Olympics. For two years, that is from 2008 to 2010, she worked as a co-host for ABC’s Lateline.
Furthermore, her work in the journalism awarded her an Order of Australia. Apart from her career as a journalist, she has written three books. In the year 2012, she was awarded Walkley Award for Broadcasting and Online Interviewing. She is one of the prominent journalists of Australia. Her career has helped her pursue a lavish lifestyle. The estimated net worth of Sales is expected to be around $4.5 million.
Relationship, Married, Husband
After being in a relationship with her boyfriend, Sales married Phil Willis. By profession, Willis is a math teacher. The couple tied their knot in 1996. From the marital relationship, the couple is blessed with two children. The name of their offspring is Daniel Oscar Willis, born in 2012 and James Willis, born in 2014. The pair could not save their relation from divorce and separated in 2016. Together, Sales and Willis has spent their life as a married couple for almost 20 years.
Parents, Sibling, Family
Sales grew up with her sibling, Glen Sale, born to parent’s Dale Sale and Ann Sales. Her father was a regimental sergeant major in the Australian Army. The mother of Sales worked as a clerk at Telecom. Apart from the fact mentioned above, he has kept her family life under the radar.
Body Measurement: Height and Weight
Blessed with curvaceous body figure, Sales has a body size of 36-29-35 inches. She stands with an average height of 5 feet 6 inches. Furthermore, Sales has maintained her body weight around 59 Kg. The color of her hair is dark brown. Similarly, she has green eyes, which is one of the rare eye colors.