About KalaLea

A multimedia storyteller, KalaLea produces human interests stories and documents relationships of all kinds.

KalaLea has produced stories for NPR’s Latino USA and is currently working on a audio series that documents the young life of a transgender woman who is one of the first to attend an all women arts college.

KalaLea has conducted independent research in West Africa, Australia, Brazil and New York City. Her photography has been exhibited at the Rush Arts Corridor Gallery, Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA), Skylight Gallery and the Silver Eye Center of Photography in her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA.

KalaLea received her Master’s degree from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism. She is also a 2017 Tow-Knight Entrepreneurial Journalism fellow.

Currently, she is working as an independent radio producer and editor.