Alva French

Contributing Analyst

Alva French was a Contributing Analyst for NewsGuard 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 and produced articles and news video on U.S. and global politics, as well as global business. Her work has appeared on, BuzzFeed News,, 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 Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY in 2011.