About 

  • Nadia Romero is a national correspondent for CNN Newsource based in Washington, D.C. Romero delivers live reports and digital content for CNN Newsource's 1,000+ local news partners.

    Romero joined CNN Newsource from KCPQ-TV Q13 News in Seattle, where she anchored newscasts and reported lead stories and enterprise stories. Romero was the first reporter on scene and broadcasting live from a mass shooting at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, WA, where a gunman killed five people. She extensively covered the opioid epidemic in the Pacific Northwest. Additionally, through confidential sources, Romero reported exclusive stories on the area's growing Latino community.

    Previously, Romero was an anchor/reporter for KTVX ABC 4 in Salt Lake City; KCRG TV9 in Cedar Rapids; WSJV FOX 28 in Elkhart, IN; and a weekend reporter for WSYR News Channel 9 in Syracuse. Romero is an award-winning journalist and first hit the campaign trail covering the 2012 Republican Primary throughout Iowa. She was the first black primary anchor in Utah and was featured in Essence magazine and on The Meredith Vieira Show.

    Romero graduated from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish.