Leezel came to CNN through a channel of small startups and large corporations. Beginning her career in print, she shifted her path several times in order to chase the emerging digital trends in the industry. Leezel decided to join CNN in particular for its always-on, 24/7 news coverage reputation.
Leezel’s hours vary from day-to-day due to digital teleconferences with the global multi-platform editors she oversees. Together, they use data to decipher the perfect places to put content that will connect CNN with consumers. From mobile to desktop to social platforms, she ensures the right information reaches the appropriate audiences.