Makenna Leisifer

Huntington, West Virginia
Makenna Leisifer

Makenna Leisifer is one of the Midday producers at WSAZ and produces the 6 p.m. weekend newscasts.

Makenna started working for the station in July 2023.

She was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA, and is a proud Yinzer.

Makenna recently graduated from West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV., where she received her bachelor's degree in Journalism with a minor in Sports Communication.

At WVU, Makenna was the producer of the public affairs show, "West Virginia Today", and the main producer for the university's newscast, "WVU News."

She is a proud Mountaineer and is so excited to call the Mountain State home.

In her free time, she loves to travel, craft, and spend time with her loved ones.

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