Sam Howard is a Contributing Analyst for NewsGuard and is based in West Palm Beach, Florida. He currently also works as a contracted editor and producer for UPI.com. He previously covered crime at the South Florida Sun Sentinel, was a production intern at CNN Indonesia, and worked as a reporting intern at the Tampa Bay Times, the San Antonio Express-News, the Northeast Ohio Media Group, and the Idaho Falls Post Register. He has also contributed sports reporting for the Palm Beach Post.
Howard graduated from Ohio University in 2016. Before college, he volunteered on the campaign to re-elect President Barack Obama, in 2012.