About 

  • Shawna Mizelle is an Associate Producer covering breaking news across digital programming and social media for CNN Politics. She is based in Washington D.C.

    Prior to that, Mizelle was a News Associate managing teleprompters, scripts, and guests. She joined CNN Newsource as an intern in 2019, where she assisted reporters and producers with live coverage.

    Mizelle graduated from Howard University with honors in the Department of Media, Journalism and Film. She is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists and the National Association of Black Journalists.