Rexanne Martin is a journalist and documentary filmmaker that has focused on investigative storytelling since 1995. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Communications from the University of California, San Diego and a Master of Arts in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
While in graduate school, she was hired by CNN to cover the Oklahoma City Bombing trial in Denver. She then worked at both the Miami Bureau and the Atlanta Headquarters for CNN USA, where she covered Presidential Elections, Hurricanes, Big Tobacco and Clinton/Lewinsky among others.
After working in domestic news, she was hired by CNN International where she was an integral part of the editorial coverage for such stories as the rise of Al-Qaeda and Osama Bin Laden, War Crimes in the Balkans, the Good Friday Agreement, Castro/Cuba Relations, Russia’s Vladimir Putin and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
After leaving CNN Martin began working in development for several Bay Area non-profits, focusing on outreach programs for low-income families. In 2018 she Co-Founded Manifest Global Media to focus her investigative skills on supporting stories that need to be told.