Alva French

Contributing Analyst

Alva French is a Contributing News Analyst for NewsGuard Tech and a freelance journalist. Born in France, French has worked in documentary film and broadcast journalism in New York City, Washington, and Paris.

She has scripted, filmed, edited, and produced news video stories on U.S. and global politics, gun policy, pop culture, fashion, business, and fast-breaking news events. Her work has appeared on BuzzFeed News, Reuters.TV, The Associated Press, NBC News, WNYC, HuffPost, and the New York Daily News.

French holds a Bachelor’s degree from New York University and earned her Master’s degree in International Reporting from the City University of New York, Graduate School of Journalism in 2011.