Christa Case Bryant is a national political reporter for The Christian Science Monitor, building on her experience as Heartland correspondent and Politics editor.
A 2015-16 Nieman fellow at Harvard, she previously served as the Monitor's Jerusalem bureau chief, Middle East editor, and Europe editor for the Monitor. She has reported from Israel, the West Bank, Gaza, Jordan, Egypt, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Russia, and Germany.
Ms. Bryant is a graduate of Principia College, where she focused on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through her major in global perspectives and minor in religion. She also attended the Middlebury School of Hebrew, and studied spoken Arabic in Jerusalem. She is currently pursuing a master's in international relations from The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy at Tufts University.
After spending many years as a cross-country ski racer on the national and international level, Ms. Bryant has a special interest in all things Olympian. She covered the Winter Olympics in 2010 and 2018.