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Geoff Ingersoll: Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Caller

Ingersoll graduated from Penn State in 2004. After enlisting in the Marine Corps. in 2005, he deployed twice to Iraq, once to the DMZ in South Korea, and won several journalism awards. Geoff attended graduate journalism school at NYU, then embedded with Marines in Afghanistan. Before joining The Daily Caller in 2017, he served as the defense editor for Military, Defense, Foreign Policy at Business Insider, the managing editor of Marine Corps Times, and the managing editor of The Daily Caller News Foundation. You can find his work highlighted in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, MSNBC, Salon, New York Daily News, CNN and many others. He is hopelessly addicted to the news.

David Sivak: Editor, Check Your Fact

Sivak grew up in the Washington, D.C. area and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a B.S. in financial economics and minors in writing and political science. Before joining Check Your Fact, he spent several years working for a Fortune 500 company in corporate finance.

Shane Devine: Reporter

Devine grew up in New Jersey and graduated from The New School with a B.A. in literary studies and a minor in philosophy. During college, he interned with a U.S. congressman and taught middle school classes. Devine joined Check Your Fact in September 2018.

Aryssa Damron: Reporter

Damron grew up in Kentucky and received an undergraduate degree in English from Yale University. She has previously worked with The College Fix, Simon and Schuster, The Washington Free Beacon, the Clare Boothe Luce Policy Institute and Regnery Publishing. She joined The Daily Caller in January 2019.

Frequent Contributors

Emily Larsen: Reporter

Larsen joined The Daily Caller News Foundation in December 2017. Previously, she was a program manager at Campus Reform, where she worked with student freelance contributors. A native of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Emily graduated from the University of New Mexico with a B.A. in political science in 2014.

Brad Sylvester: Reporter

Sylvester is a Massachusetts native who joined The Daily Caller News Foundation after graduating from Fordham University in 2018. He previously wrote for the New York political magazine City & State, as well as The Fordham Ram. Outside of work, Brad is a die-hard New England Patriots fan who loves the outdoors.

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