Lee Edwards

The Real Chi Program Coordinator


Lee Edwards comes to Free Spirit Media after several years covering a variety of beats in print, digital, and multimedia mediums across the Chicagoland region for the past six years as a multimedia/digital journalist.

Now, as the Program Manager for The Real Chi, Lee intends to inspire, direct, and lead a group of enterprising journalists to the next stage in their respective careers.

Lee earned a bachelors in Journalism/Electronic Media from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. Since graduation he has explored several aspects of the communication/journalism landscape before ultimately deciding to focus on digital reporting and mentoring/educating the journalists of tomorrow.