Leanne Tippett Mosby
Leanne Tippett Mosby is pursuing a master's in journalism at the University of Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia. She came to the university after a 22-year career with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, where she worked to protect air and water quality, ensure safe drinking water and proper waste management, and promote soil conservation.
She would like to couple her Pulitzer Center project with her lifelong passion for photography to work in environmental and conservation photojournalism. She is currently employed at the university in the Truman School of Public Affairs as the director of career and alumni services. In this role, she works with students and alumni, coordinates marketing efforts, oversees social media, develops promotional articles and brochures, and assists with recruiting.
She has an undergraduate degree in life sciences from the University of Missouri-Rolla and a master of public administration from the University of Missouri.