Ginger Zee and Ben Aaron children: Adrian Benjamin Colonomos, Mile Macklin Colonomos

Ginger Zee children
Ginger Zee and Ben Aaron and children

Ginger Renee Colonomos who is best known as Ginger Zee is an American television personality. She is the chief meteorologist for ABC News, after having been the network’s weekend meteorologist.

Who are Ginger Zee’s children?

Adrian Benjamin Colonomos is the firstborn of Ginger Zee and Benjamin Aaron Colonomos. Adrian was born in December 2015 in Petoskey, Michigan.

Miles Macklin Colonomos is well-known as the son of media personality Ginger Zee and her husband Ben Aaron. He is the second of two children. Miles’s elder brother is Adrian Benjamin Colonomos.

On August 14, 2017, she announced on Good Morning America she was pregnant with her second child. In February 2018, she gave birth to another son, Miles Macklin.

Ginger Zee was born Ginger Renee Zuidgeest on January 13, 1981, in Orange, California, the daughter of Dawn Zuidgeest-Craft (née Hemleb) and Robert Zuidgeest. The family moved to Michigan before she was 1 year old. Zee was named after “Ginger” from Gilligan’s Island by her Dutch father, due to his love of the show.

In her extended family, Zee

has a stepfather named Carl Craft, and two half-sisters, Adrianna and Elaina Craft. Zee’s paternal grandparents are Adriaan Cornelis “Adrian” or “Arie” Zuidgeest and Hillegonda “Hilda” Zuidgeest (née VanderShoor), who both immigrated to the United States from the Netherlands. Zee’s maternal grandfather is George Joseph Hemleb and her grandmother Paula Adeline Wesner.

Benjamin “Ben” Aron Colonomos is a New York City-based media personality formerly for NBCUniversal’s LXTV and WNBC’s New York Live, and for the nationally syndicated Crazy Talk television series. From 2017 to 2019, he co-hosted the nationally syndicated TV talk show, Pickler & Ben, with country artist Kellie Pickler. As of t he start of 2020, he is a features reporter for the PIX11 Morning News on WPIX-TV in New York.

Benjamin Aron Colonomos was born on September 10, 1981, in New York to Janis Yudelson Salerno and Mark Colonomos of Jewish heritage. He grew up in Piermont, New York and graduated from Emerson College, in Boston, Massachusetts.