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PROFILE

Kimberly Leoffler

Reporter
Class of 2015


Kim Leoffler is currently a senior year at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism majoring in Broadcast and Digital Journalism and minoring in Communication in the Entertainment Industry and Performing Arts Studies.

Over her past seven semesters at ATVN, Kim has worked a variety of positions including news anchor, multimedia journalist, web supervisor, assignment desk editor, graphics artist, and floor manager.

She has interned with NBC Nightly News and the Today Show for the Atlanta and West Coast bureau. She received valuable hands on experience and was able to be published on both Today.com and NBCNews.com

She has also interned with NY1 News in New York City and KABC Radio in Los Angeles.

Kim is from Peachtree City, Georgia. Her passion for journalism started when she began working at her high school's morning announcements and video production class.

With graduation quickly approaching in May, Kim hopes to begin her professional journalism career as an on-air reporter. 

STORIES

Lawmakers Continue The Push To Lower Minimum Wage in LA

March 31, 2015

Mayor Eric Garcetti and Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez spoke in Downtown Los Angeles and North Hollywood today to promote...

Take Back The Night

March 25, 2015

The USC Women's Student Assembly is presents Take Back the Night, which dedicates a week to helping provide a safe...

Germanwings Crash Raises New Safety Concerns

March 24, 2015

Some experts say the Airbus 320 is not the problem. It's how pilots are trained that causes concern. ATVN's Kim...

USC Sexual Battery Case Is Clery Violation

March 10, 2015

The USC campus is concerned after a series of sexual battery claims near campus.

Metrolink Train Crash Left 28 Injured In Oxnard

February 24, 2015

A produce got stuck on the tracks causing the collision early Tuesday morning. ATVN's Kim Leoffler reports.

Dozens Of People Rally In Support of President Obama's Immigration Policies

February 17, 2015

Lawmakers and L.A. residents rallied today in support for the expansion of DACA and creation of DAPA.

LA City Workers Walk Out On The Job

February 11, 2015

City workers walked out on the job in over 60 locations across L.A. today in response to stalled contract negotiations...

LA City Council Moves Forward With Increase In Graffiti Fines

February 3, 2015

Los Angeles is cracking down on graffiti vandals. ATVN's Kim Leoffler has the story.

New Home for ITMC Content

January 15, 2015

Head to the Media Center YouTube page for the most recent ITMC videos.

USC Public Safety Officials Urge Caution After FedEx Collision

December 4, 2014

Students are taking caution after a FedEx truck hit a pedestrian Wednesday night near the intersection of University and 28th...

USC Student Hit By FedEx Truck Near the Row

December 3, 2014

A USC male student was hit by a Fed Ex truck near the intersection of University and 28th St. on...

ITMC: Convergence Experiment

December 2, 2014

The Media Center conducted an experiment to test out a new position. 

Ferguson Protests Reach USC Campus

November 24, 2014

The campus was on lockdown for a short period of time as the protests made their way through the University...

Iconic Director Mike Nichols Dies at 83

November 20, 2014

The world of entertainment has lost one of its greats.

USC, UCLA Compete for Water Conservation

November 18, 2014

Students have until Sunday to participate in the challenge. ATVN's Kim Leoffler has more. 

ITMC: Sights and Sounds of Teamwork

November 17, 2014

Inside the Media Center correspondent Kim Leoffler talked to reporters and producers from ATVN, ARN, and Neon Tommy to see...

USC Safety App Available for Download

November 11, 2014

Live Safe is a new app designed to promote safety on USC's campus. ATVN's Kim Leoffler reports. 

ITMC: Students and Faculty Collaborate

November 10, 2014

Student managers and faculty discuss using a new software in the media center.

Experts Expect Record Low Turnout for Midterm Elections

November 4, 2014

Record low turnout is expected in the elections, but what about young voters? We looked to social media for the...

ITMC: Preparing for the Election

November 3, 2014

ATVN and Neon Tommy producers work together to coordinate coverage of the election. This will be the media center's first...

LAX Police Officers Call for Bigger Presence at the Airport

October 30, 2014

ATVN's Kim Leoffler has the story.

ITMC: The Magic of the Central Assignment Desk

October 28, 2014

ATVN producers have a new spot in the media center. They're now sitting at the assignment desk with producers from...

ITMC: Take 20 Workshop

October 20, 2014

Kim Leoffler takes us inside the weekly Take 20 workshops in the Media Center.

Statewide ShakeOut

October 16, 2014

The Great California ShakeOut preps millions for earthquake. ATVN's Kim Leoffler reports. 

No Homecoming Parade This Year

October 14, 2014

This year's Homecoming celebration has swapped floats for a bicycle-powered stage.  ATVN's Kim Leoffler has the story.

Weather 3/31/2015

The Buzz 3/31/2015

Double Amputee Talks About Life After War

Lawmakers Continue The Push To Lower Minimum Wage in LA

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