Born in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, Nina studied English Language and Linguistics at Durham University, before gaining a Post-graduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism at the University of Central Lancashire, Preston. On graduation she was chosen for a traineeship at Border Television in Carlisle. During here four years there, she produced, reported and presented across the output.
In 2000 she moved to London to present on The Medical Channel, a business to business satellite service for NHS professionals.
A year later she took a post as a launch face of BBC London News, which began with a stint as a reporter/presenter on Newsroom South East. She went on to present BBC London’s flagship evening news programme.
Nina is a previous RTS Journalism Awards nominee and in July 2015, she was awarded with an honorary doctorate from the University of Huddersfield.