Leanora Minai

Communications director—Duke University’s Office of Communication Services


Leanora Minai is communications director for Duke University’s Office of Communication Services and editor for the employee print publication Working@Duke, and Working@Duke on Duke Today, the university’s daily online news site. Prior to joining Duke, Minai was a reporter for the St. Petersburg Times, now the Tampa Bay Times, in Florida. Minai is always looking for a good story that can make a difference and effect positive change. She received a certificate in documentary arts from Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies after producing a short film about mothers who support each other through grief after losing a child to murder.