Leah Marché

DJ at Radio Phoenix Radio in Phoenix, AZ

Leah Marché is an arts entrepreneur, performance poet and journalist/writer. In 2005, she co-founded BlackPoet Ventures, a Valley-based performance arts company that produces spoken word theatrical performances. A two-time Phoenix National Poetry Slam team member, her work has been featured on several Valley stages as well as at the PHX Fringe Festival, St. Louis Fringe Festival and the National Black Theatre Festival in Winston-Salem, NC. She has presented/performed at events such as TEDx Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ignite Phoenix, Arizona Storytellers Project, GreenBiz Forum and Arts & Business Council of Phoenix. She is an alumna of SEED SPOT’s inaugural community program for social entrepreneurs and a finalist in Phoenix New Times’ 2013 Big Brain Awards. The ASU Walter Cronkite School of Journalism alumna is an active member of the arts & culture scene and a freelance graphic designer with a focus on branding for artists. She has been a contributing writer for Valley Hype and Broadway Black.