Yardena Schwartz is a freelance journalist and Emmy-nominated producer with experience in broadcast, print and online journalism. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Miami Herald, PBS, NBC News and MSNBC, among other news outlets. After graduating with honors from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, Yardena worked for The Miami Herald, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, and received an Emmy nomination for her work as a producer on MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports. Yardena is currently a freelance journalist based in Tel Aviv, Israel.
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