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financial columnist

Andrew A. Leckey, American financial columnist.

Background

Leckey, Andrew A. was born on September 22, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alexander and Ellen (Martin) Leckey.

Education

Bachelor, Trinity College, Deerfield, Illinois, 1971. Master of Arts in Journalism, University Missouri, 1975. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1978—1979.

Postgraduate, Rutgers University, 1981.

Career

Finance editor Oregon Statesman, Salem, 1975—1976. Statehouse reporter Phoenix Gazette, 1976—1978. Finance columnist Chicago Sun-Times, 1979—1985, Chicago Tribune and New York Daily News, since 1985.

Finance commentator Station WBEZ, Chicago, 1981—1983. Syndicated finance columnist Los Angeles Times Syndicate, 1983—1985, Tribune Media Services, since 1985. Director Business Reporting Progressive, Graduate School Journalism University California, Berkeley, 1999—2002.

Visiting professor, Business & Economic Journalism B.U., 2002—2003. Director, Donald C. Reynolds National Center Business Journalism America Press Institute, Reston, Virginia, since 2003.

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Connections

father:
Alexander Leckey

mother:
Ellen (Martin) Leckey