Ahava Leibtag

Jena G. Triggs

Senior Editor

Jena G. Triggs is an award-winning health journalist and writer with proven success in fast-paced, deadline-driven environments and project management. With more than a decade of experience as a television producer covering a variety of topics, including health news, her passion is dissecting and communicating complex topics in a way that helps people understand the subjects that matter most to our community.

Jena’s diverse interests and skills include raising millions of dollars for the Muscular Dystrophy Association through their annual telethon, traveling to New Orleans to help support and bring awareness to the building efforts there post-Katrina and managing and rebranding web content for a prestigious Boston-area television station. She has also completed a national health care journalism fellowship program and her awards include an Emmy for Health/Science reporting.

Jena graduated Cum Laude with a B.S. in journalism from Boston University.