HOST | TRAVELER | JOURNALIST
Lea Z. Scruggs is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, journalist and on-camera host living in Los Angeles.
Whether it's in a surgical room in Turkey, a sweat filled boxing gym in Brooklyn, or filming "Bronies," at a My Little Pony Convention, Scruggs enjoys unearthing compelling and entertaining stories. With a Masters of Science degree from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, Scruggs has a history of investigative reporting, unscripted television, short and long form digital videos, cinematography, editing, production management, field producing, branded content, social media and consulting experience.
She has traveled domestically and internationally for documentaries on BuzzFeed, National Geographic Channel and served as an Associate Field Producer for Radical Media and the New York Times T-Brand Studio. Her own films have been published in the Village Voice, Quartz and screened at several film festivals around the world.