- Geoff Meeker (former journalist and managing editor, now an independent communications consultant)
“Leila’s energy and willingness to learn and push push push on a story when she’s exhausted — it’s amazing.”
- Joslyn Oosenbrug (CBC North producer and host)
Since she graduated from the University of Regina’s School of Journalism program in 2011, Leila has worked for CBC, primarily as a television reporter . During her time at the School of Journalism, she worked for CTV News.
Leila excels in breaking news and on-camera reporting.
She is passionate and skilful in relationship building with persons of industry, government and members of the community.
Leila was raised in Newfoundland.She finished her first degree, a B.A. in English at Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.
She’s always had a thirst to communicate and learn more about others. If she’s not reporting, she is travelling to a new country. Her favourite hobby is photography.
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