Andrew Leckey

Posted By admin on Monday March 4, 2013

The business journalism career of SABEW board member Andrew Leckey has included syndicated investment columnist, television anchor and educator. As a SABEW board member, he has been especially active in promoting international goals for SABEW and organizing the Speed Networking sessions for students at SABEW conferences.

A syndicated investment columnist for the Chicago Tribune for many years, Leckey was also an author and a long-time broadcaster whose positions included CNBC anchor and reporter. Since founding the Donald W. Reynolds National Center for Business Journalism in 2003, his accomplishments as its president have included the Barlett & Steele Awards for Investigative Business Journalism, and training workshops for professional journalists.

Meanwhile, in his role as the Chair in Business Journalism at Arizona State University Walter Cronkite School of Journalism, Leckey has helped to start the business journalism careers of young people in the U.S. and abroad. Besides teaching on-campus classes, he is a professor in the online M.S. in Business Journalism initiated in 2017. He was a Fulbright Scholar in China in 2014 and a Fulbright Specialist in Uganda in 2016, both focused on business journalism.

Follow him on Twitter: @AndrewLeckey


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