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.
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Leanne Suter
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
A 15-year-old softball player was placed on life support after unexpectedly suffering a brain aneurysm and collapsing during a travel softball tournament in Fontana.
Three men held employees and customers, including a 6-year-old boy, at gunpoint Sunday during a pawn shop robbery in Azusa.
A man accused of threatening to kill his girlfriend opened fire at police during a chase that ended at his home in Sylmar.
A ruptured 24-inch pipeline spilled oil into the ocean off Refugio State Beach, about 20 miles west of Santa Barbara, which spread across 4 miles of coastline.
A local woman is considering legal action after California Highway Patrol officers disrupted her mother's funeral procession.