Leah D'Emilio at the Streamy Awards 2010
March 20, 1984 |
Toledo, Ohio 
|Notable work(s)||Mahalo Daily|
Leah graduated from St. Ursula Academy (Toledo, Ohio) in 2002. She then attended Bowling Green State University, where she received a B.A. in Interpersonal Communication (2005) and an M.A. in Communication Studies (2006).
D'Emilio's first major hosting gig was as an on air personality for Toledo's FOX TV affiliate WUPW. From there, she went on to host and produce her own cable sports show for Buckeye Cable Sports Network.
She is a former “Face of FOX Toledo” TV personality and TV host/producer of BCSN’s “The Light Side”. D’Emilio lived in Los Angeles from 2007–2009, pursuing her career in the entertainment industry. She co-hosted the Mahalo Daily podcast from June 2008 to March 2009, when she left to pursue other opportunities. She is formerly a producer for Rocketboom in New York City. She has experience in acting, hosting, modeling, music performance and composition (piano, guitar, and voice), voice-over, commercial, and writing.
In 2002, she competed as one of 50 finalists in the English Speaking Union’s National Shakespeare Competition in New York City. In January 2007, D'Emilio received multiple awards at International Modeling and Talent Association (IMTA) Los Angeles, achieving 1st Runner Up Actor of the Year, 1st Runner Up TV Real People, 1st Runner Up Monologue, 2nd Runner Up Close Up, 2nd Runner Up Cold Read, and 3rd Runner Up TV Beauty.
References and notes
- "BGSU IPC Graduate Selected as Host of Mahalo Daily". Press Release. Bowling Green State University. June 11, 2008.
- Information at Friendfeed
- Leah D'Emilio on Myspace