Lauren Leamanczyk is a WBZ-TV News General Assignment Reporter for CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV and MyTV38 (WSBK-TV).
She started at the station in 2011 as WBZ-TV News New Hampshire Bureau Chief. Most recently, Leamanczyk transitioned to the General Assignment Reporter in Boston. Prior to WBZ-TV News, Lauren worked as a Reporter and substitute Anchor at WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee, WI. She won multiple awards for writing and for breaking news coverage. While at WTMJ, Lauren covered events all over the Midwest and the nation. She spent a week reporting live from the Virginia Tech campus following the deadliest mass shooting in history.
Leamanczyk is a political junkie and was a lead reporter on the 2008 Presidential Campaign. She reported live from the Iowa Straw Poll, Iowa Caucuses and from President Barack Obama’s election night rally in Chicago. She began her career reporting in Madison, WI and Columbia, MO. She graduated from the University of Missouri with a major in broadcast journalism and a minor in political science.
Leamanczyk grew up in Chicago. In her spare time, Lauren loves to travel and check out new restaurants. She’s a history buff and a big sports fan so New England should keep her busy!
You can reach Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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