DNAngels is pleased to welcome Leeanne R Hay to our team as a Brand Ambassador. She is the perfect partner to collaborate with for various projects to bring our dual message to our joint communities. Together, we can reach so many people who are hurting, and who need answers. We can solve their DNA mysteries, and Leeanne’s words can soothe their aching hearts.
Leeanne R. Hay is an award-winning freelance journalist and author of the book NPE* A STORY GUIDE FOR UNEXPECTED DNA DISCOVERIES, an authentic resource for people uncovering a new identity from the results of a consumer DNA test.
Her work has also appeared in newspapers, magazines, and literary journals. Hay’s story, HIDDEN MEASURES, about a Black classical musician and his life’s passion to diversify the American orchestra was a nonfiction finalist at the 2020 Tucson Festival of Books Literary Awards. An excerpt was published by The Dallas Morning News.
Hay is a graduate of Villanova University, with a BA in History, minors in Sociology and Criminal Justice. While researching NPE* A Story Guide, she earned professional certificates from the Florida State University, College of Social Work in Trauma & Resilience.