Birthday: October 31, 1962
ABS-CBN News goes beyond politics with seasoned news journalist and political analyst Lynda Jumilla. Lynda Jumilla's career in journalism--covering print, radio, and television--spans more than 28 years, as she delivers in-depth analysis on current political updates shaping the Filipino nation. In 2013, she put the spotlight on the midterm elections with the ANC offering, "ANC Presents: the Road to 2013." She has covered several political beats, ranging from the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches, relaying news from the Malacanang palace, Congress, the Department of Justice, Commission on Elections, among others. She graduated from the University of the Philippines with a degree in journalism and also completed a certificate course in electronic sub-editing and layouting at the International Institute for Journalism at Berlin, Germany. In 2012, she was the recipient of the highly coveted Marshall McLuhan fellowship, awarded by the Embassy of Canada in the Philippines. Lynda Jumilla was the first television journalist selected for the fellowship. More than just reporting facts, Lynda Jumilla is known as a credible news source who delivers refreshing and relatable insight on political issues. Indeed, she goes beyond politics with interactive discussions and in-depth analysis at the ANC offering, “Beyond Politics,” which she headlines. Indeed, with Lynda Jumilla at the helm, “Beyond Politics” is a show that every Kapamilya should watch for.