Shirley Santino schedules interviews on radio stations in 17 states scattered between WA and FL. Prior to joining MMP in 2001, she worked in magazine publishing and video production in New York, television in Eureka, California, and lived for three years in a remote part of Italy. She is a staunch advocate for public schools and student foreign exchange programs, has served for years on Site Councils, PTSA, Strategic planning teams and Advisory Committees. She volunteers in her community as an editor, caterer, gardener. She also acts in local theaters. Shirley has a B.A. from the University of Michigan.