Lillian Childress was a Contributing Analyst for NewsGuard. Childress graduated in 2017 from Yale University, where she was a staff reporter for the Yale Daily News. With a background in environmental engineering, Childress has written about environmental issues for numerous publications, including Corporate Knights, GreenBiz, and Mountain Record. Childress has also written about hiring and employment for the blog of Glassdoor, an employment website. Childress is currently a master’s candidate at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.