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Leanne Shinkle

Email: lmshinkle@mix.wvu.edu

Website: leanneshinkle.wordpress.com

Twitter: LShinkleWVUNews

Fun Fact: I am allergic to potatoes


            Leanne Shinkle is a senior at West Virginia University studying Journalism and Spanish. At WVU, Leanne has been involved with production at U92, setting up live remotes and creating beds and liners for on air specialty shows and is now training to become a DJ. 

            Leanne is from Cincinnati, Ohio, where she had a filming and video editing internship for a tech company called Zoozler. At Zoozler, she was completely hands-on by filming large projects around the city, working with animation and stop motion, and producing testimonials. She can work in Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Aviid ProTools, and many other Adobe programs.

            She has also studied abroad twice, once in Costa Rica and again in Spain. Leanne’s dream job is to produce reality TV, or have her own seat on The View. Leanne is excited to take the next step in becoming a better journalist through WVU News.