BER Mentorship Coordinator
Leah spent the last seven years as a financial news anchor, reporter and producer for Reuters video in New York. While there, she was responsible for anchoring multiple, daily shows for both U.S. and international clients while providing live news hits on the biggest business and political stories of the day. In addition to her in-studio assignments, she has covered field events including the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and the Academy Awards. Leah was also a part of several diversity initiatives at Reuters and played an integral role in the creation of the Reuters-NABJ Graduate Fellowship for incoming graduate students in the BER program.
Prior to Reuters, Leah worked at Bloomberg Television and The Fox Business Network. She has interviewed some of the top minds in the business world, including billionaire investor Mario Gabelli, Avenue Capital’s Marc Lasry and Blackstone Group’s Chairman and CEO Stephen Schwarzman.
Leah holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland and graduated from New York University’s Business and Economic reporting program in December 2009. She is passionate about her family, her faith and giving back to her community.