Currently senior presenter and journalist at TRT World, international news broadcaster based in Istanbul. Degrees in Journalism and Spanish, University of Missouri; studies in liberal arts, Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador, and Pontificia Universidad Javeriana de Bogota, Colombia. Former: Volunteer Social Worker, Task Brasil, Rio de Janeiro. News Reporter, Caracol, Bogota, Colombia; Anchor and Writer, Deutsche Welle TV Berlin; Anchor and Correspondent, CNN International; Journalist and Senior Presenter, France 24 Television. Registered emergency and safety care parent, Department of Social Development, Western Cape, South Africa.