Leanne is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a degree in journalism.
She got her first job in television while in college working at WSYX in Columbus, OH. She also worked as an associate field producer for the White House press pool in Ohio, Indiana and Michigan during the 1992 and 1996 presidential elections.
Leanne went on to work as a reporter in Akron, OH and Grand Rapids, MI. While in Grand Rapids she also worked at WGRD as a co-host on the No. 1-rated morning drive time radio show.
Leanne moved to Los Angeles in 1998, joining KCAL as a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor. She worked in the station's Inland Empire bureau for two years, winning an Emmy for her work.
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