Stephanie Leonard

B.A., communications, Trinity University, 1997

Awards, recognition and honors

  • 2010 Image Award, nominated for Outstanding Talk Series, "The Mo'Nique Show"
  • 2009 Image Award, nominated for Outstanding Variety Series or Special, BET Awards
  • 2007 Image Award, nominated for Outstanding Variety Series or Special, BET Awards
  • 2005 "Chappelle's Show" won BET Award for Outstanding DVD Release and nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series
  • 2004 "Chappelle's Show" nominated for EMMY Award and Teen Choice Award
  • 2004 "Chappelle's Show" won BET Award for Outstanding Comedy Variety Series
  • 2001 "America's Most Wanted" nominated for TV Guide Award, Reality Series of the Year
  • 1998 "America's Most Wanted" nominated for EMMY Award for Outstanding Informational Series

Previous Positions

Line producer, "The Mo'Nique Show"; talent executive and music segment, "Chappelle's Show"; line producer and production manager, "America's Most Wanted"

Publications and presentations

  • Careers in Media, Access to Opportunities, Georgetown University, 2003
  • Women in Hip-Hop, Supporting a Culture that Degrades Us, University of Maryland, 2002
  • Behind-the-Scenes, A Great View of Television, Georgetown University, 2001