Leah Scarpelli

Master's Student

Degree: B.S. in Television and Radio, Ithaca College, New York. 

Media experience: Worked in public radio for ten years, first as a producer at NPR's Morning Edition in Washington, DC, and currently as Associate Producer-Director of the Texas Standard, based at KUT in Austin.

Published work: Globe Poster: An Illustrated History Of American Music, NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday, April 9, 2011. Sleater-Kinney's Deleted Scenes, NPR's Morning Edition, January 20, 2015. This Texas Dance Hall Needs to Raise a (New) Roof, Texas Standard, September 30, 2016.

Career goals: To strengthen reporting skills, manage a public radio show or station, and teach media and communication.

Hometown: Western Maryland.