Lee Rosbach Profile
Lee Rosbach is an American Author, Superyacht Captain, and TV Personality known for starring on the Bravo-TV series, “Below Deck” and “Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain.” Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain premiered on August 14, 2023, and is aired on Bravo-TV.
Lee Rosbach Career
Rosbach is the co-host of “Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain” which is aired on Bravo TV. In addition to that, he is also the Captain of “Below Deck” which is also aired on Bravo TV. Prior to pursuing his career as a Captain, he was a restaurant owner and had restaurants in Georgia, Indiana, and Florida.
His restaurant in Florida was by far the best in giving him profits since it was located on the Turks and Caicos Islands. He also spent a lot of his time in that restaurant and started loving sailing as he delivered food and other essentials for sailboats. He then chose to focus on his training as a sailor and captain which took him 2 years and got his captain license when he was 35 years old in 2010.
From May 2013 to June 2013, he worked at M/Y Cocktails based in Seattle, Washington, D.C. where he served as a delivery Captain. Prior to his tenure at M/Y Cocktails, he worked at Just Enough LTD based in Ft Lauderdale where he served as captain from September 2012 to May 2013.
He had previously spent 3 months working at Sycara IV based in New Jersey where he served as Captain from July 2012 to September 2012. He also spent some time working at Cuor Di Leone where he served as Captain from November 2011 to June 2012. From June 2010 to May 2011, he worked at Morgan Star LTD where he also served as Captain.
Lee Rosbach Age
Rosbach was born on November 15, 1949, in Saginaw, Michigan, USA hence is 73 years old as of 2023.
Lee Rosbach Height
Rosbach stands at an approximate height of 6 feet 1 inches.
Lee Rosbach Family
Rosbach was raised alongside his six siblings whose names are not known by the public. Information regarding Rosbach’s parents and siblings is under review. However, the information will be updated as soon as it’s available.
Lee Rosbach Wife
Rosbach is happily married to his wife, Mary Anne Rosbach. The two met for the first time through a mutual friend and later on started dating a few months later. MaryAnne is very much consistent when it comes to supporting Lee’s dreams and aspirations including the time Lee gave up his restaurant and shifted to pursue his career as a captain. In addition to that, MayAnne has also made several appearances on the Bravo TV series, Below Deck alongside Lee.
Lee Rosbach Son|Son’s Death
Rosbach and his wife Mary Ann are proud to be parents to their late son Joshua Lee Rosbach. Sadly, their son, Joshua died in July 2019 due to an opioid overdose at the age of 42. It was clear that the couple was left traumatized and grieved for a long time since the death of their son was very sudden.
Lee Rosbach Salary
Being one of the top Captains and TV Personalities for Bravo TV, Rosbach earns an annual salary ranging from $ 200,000.
Lee Rosbach Net Worth
Rosbach has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million – $5 Million which he has earned through his successful career as an Author, Superyacht Captain, and TV Personality.
Lee Rosbach Accident
Rosbach got into an accident in December 2022 which left his left leg with nerve damage. Shortly after the accident, he publicized that he was leaving Belo Deck on its 10th season due to the severity of the nerve damage on his leg. Moreover, he also stated that since the accident, he has been losing sensation on the left side of his body and that it’s always deteriorating. He is seeing a series of physicians, doctors, and therapists who assured his readiness to go back to work.
Lee Rosbach Book
Rosbach and author, Michael Sohl co-author the book, “Running Against The Tide: True Tales from the Stud of the Sea.” The book was released on September 18, 2018. In this book, Lee recounts his journey as a superyacht captain for over 25 years.
Lee Rosbach House Tour
Rosbach and his wife, Mary Anne bought their house on March 29th, 2017 for $499,000 based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The three-bedroom and two-bath house was built in 1950 and sits on 6,248 square feet. Prior to Rosbach and MaryAnne buying this house, the two lived in a house based in Boca Raton, Florida, and Decatur, Georgia. Rosbach also took Bravo TV for a house tour in January 2021.
Lee Rosbach: Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain
Rosbach is the co-host of “Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain” which is aired on Bravo TV. Couch Talk with Captain Lee and Kate Chastain premiered its 1st season on August 14, 2023, with the second episode airing on August 21, 2023. Kate Chastain was also on Below Deck season 2 as Chief Stewardess in seasons 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
In this show, Rosbach and Kate mainly talk about several shows that are being aired on Bravo TV. In addition to that, the two also appeared on Below Deck where Lee was Captain and Kate was a Chief Stewardess.
Lee Rosbach: Below Deck
Rosbach is the Captain and the only cast member to appear in all 10 seasons of “Below Deck” which is aired on Bravo TV. This reality series revolves around the lives of wealthy and adventurous passengers and cast crew members who board a superyacht exploring the sea. The series is known for its unending drama, personal attacks, catfights, long-held grudges, and scheming among the cast crew members and passengers. Kate Chastain was also on Below Deck as Chief Stewardess in seasons 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7.
The series premiered its first season on July 1, 2013, on Bravo TV and recently released a spin-off, Below Deck Down Under which premiered on July 17, 2023. On November 21, 2022, Bravo TV released Below Deck season 10 and concluded on March 20, 2023. In addition to that, Below Deck also has other spin-offs including Below Deck Adventure, Below Deck Mediterranean, Below Deck Down Under, and Below Deck Sailing Yacht.