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Riley Marze (2020)

Louisiana Young Heroes



Genre: Awards

Place Covered: Leesville, Vernon Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-12-18

Duration: 00:04:26

Subjects: Louisiana Young Heroes


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Marze, Riley Interviewee
  • Marze, Nikki Interviewee
  • Marze, Chuck Interviewee


This segment from the 2020 Young Heroes show features Andre Moreau’s profile of honoree Riley Marze, a sophomore at Leesville High School. Marze was born with Turner’s Syndrome, a chromosomal disorder that causes developmental problems like short height. She also survived a fire that destroyed her home in 2019. Moreau interviews: Riley Marze; Nikki Marze, her mother; and Chuck Marze, her father.