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María Elena Romero

Social Media Editor

Maria Elena is the Social Media Editor for The World. 

She is a journalist and video producer with a dedication to channeling storytelling through social media.

She worked for the Pan American Health Organization in Washington DC before switching careers to journalism over a decade ago.

Before joining The World, Maria Elena covered Latin America as a TV producer for Al Jazeera English, working on breaking news and feature stories.

Besides English, she is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese. 

With social media, she likes reaching and engaging with new audiences and taking chances to experiment.

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