About 

    Juana Summers is an editor for CNN Politics. Prior to joining CNN, Summers covered national politics and Congress for Mashable and NPR and the 2012 election for POLITICO.

    She is a former member of the Online News Association's Board of Dir

    ectors and was recently named to Marie Claire's "New Guard" list of the 50 most connected women in America. Summers is a Kansas City native and an alumna of the Missouri School of Journalism, where she holds a bachelor's degree in Media Convergence.