Alejandro Alvarez

Alejandro Alvarez

Digital Editor

Alejandro Alvarez joined WTOP as a digital reporter and editor in June 2018.

He is a writer and photojournalist focusing on politics, political activism and national affairs, with recent multimedia contributions to Reuters, MSNBC and PBS. Prior to WTOP, Alejandro reported on Congress for the Colorado-based Durango Herald and wrote about foreign policy at the Atlantic Council’s New Atlanticist blog.

Alejandro graduated from American University in 2016, where he studied print journalism and international relations. He enjoys traveling overseas, and in 2015 interned at the European Parliament in Brussels.

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