Rachel Carp was a Contributing Analyst at NewsGuard and holds a B.A. in history from Yale University. While an undergraduate, Carp published radio stories and hosted a show for the campus broadcast station, WYBC. Carp also interned for the Dallas NPR affiliate KERA and served as an editorial assistant to journalist Jake Halpern, assisting with projects published by The New York Times and Pushkin Media. After graduation, Carp worked in digital media and content creation for a nonprofit in Northern Tanzania.