Martha Shade is a producer for CNN Special Projects.
Martha Shade is a producer for Special Projects, based out of CNN's World Headquarters in Atlanta. She started her career in Honolulu, working as a radio reporter in the afternoon and producing TV newscasts at night. Shade then worked for ABC News in Los Angeles and New York, and for Fox News in Los Angeles. She earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Hawaii, where writing for the then-daily campus newspaper Ka Leo O Hawaii was the perfect training for finishing stories on deadline. Shade was born in Vancouver, British Columbia and holds dual Canadian and American citizenship.