Yamiche Alcindor is a White House correspondent for the PBS NewsHour.
She previously was a national reporter for The New York Times, covering politics and social justice issues.
She's also written about the legacy of President Obama, outreach to voters of color, and the anxiety of working class Americans as well as how police killings affect communities and children. She also spends time producing videos and documentaries about societal concerns such as wrongful convictions and gun violence.
She earned her bachelor's degree in government and English from Georgetown University and her master's degree in broadcast news and documentary filmmaking from New York University.