Matter of Fact Associate Program Producer, Christina Romano is a veteran journalist, producer, storyteller, and writer. She has worked in breaking news, documentaries and most everything in between. She began her career as a receptionist at ABC News and worked her way up to producer going on to cover South and Central America and the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq. Her work has taken her all over the world; Pakistan, India, North Korea and the Middle East. She has received a Peabody, two Gracies and a Front Page Award and has been nominated for two national Emmys. A graduate of Boston University with a degree in International Relations, she lived for 20 years in New York City before moving to Washington DC. She is fluent in Spanish and considers Madrid her home away from home.