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Leonard Hollie

Leonard J. Hollie

Adjunct Professor

B.A., University of Cincinnati; M.S., Columbia University


Hollie, a full adjunct professor, began teaching intermediate and advanced reporting classes at the Brooklyn Campus of LIU in 1995. He has been a member of the panel of judges for LIU’s George Polk Awards since 1999. He is an editorial manager at Standard & Poor’s, where he manages five editors who supervise the work of 70 analysts in five cities covering health care, higher education and state and local government. Before S&P, Hollie was finance editor at The Net Economy magazine, a Ziff-Davis publication; senior editor at; and a reporter for Knight-Ridder Financial News, Knight-Ridder Newspapers, and Crain’s Communications. He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and the New York Financial Writers Association.