Poynter Fellow and Telemundo Journalist Daniel Alvarenga will speak about the Central American diaspora.
Daniel Alvarenga is a Salvadoran-American journalist based in Washington, DC. He's a writer for Telemundo's English-language newshow Radar 2020. He formerly worked as a producer for AJ+, a digital channel by Al Jazeera. He regularly reports on politics, social movements, and climate justice in Central America and the U.S. He’s the son of refugees who fled the civil war in El Salvador in the 1980s. He studied linguistics at the University of California, Santa Barbara for undergrad and received a Masters in Corporate Communications from IE University in Madrid.