Leanna Friedrich

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Position Title
Academic Advisor

Undergraduate Education and Advising


Leanna Friedrich joined the College of Letters and Science in 2019. In previous advising roles, she has supported students across UC Davis since 2015, including advising for Economics, History, and East Asian Studies in the College of Letters and Science as well as Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the College of Biological Sciences. She is a proud UC Davis Aggie, earning both her BA in English with minors in Music and Education and her MA in Education from UC Davis. Prior to advising, she also taught middle school and high school language arts.

As an academic advisor, she is passionate about guiding all students toward academic, professional, and personal success. She enjoys helping students foster meaningful connections between what is learned inside and outside of the classroom and build the transferable skills that will support their future goals.

Outside of the office, Leanna loves baking and exploring different recipes, reading as many books as she can, traveling to new places, and playing board games.