DAVID ARIOSTO is an author and journalist who has managed, produced and written for National Geographic, Time Magazine, NPR, Reuters, CNN, and Al Jazeera America.
He is currently a Senior Consultant for GZERO Media at Eurasia Group, formerly the company's Executive Producer.
Between 2009 and 2010, Ariosto was based
in Havana, Cuba, working as a photo-journalist for CNN. He continues to make reporting
trips to the island several times each year.
Ariosto also holds a Master’s of Public Policy
degree from George Mason University and a Bachelor’s of Arts, History degree from the
University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.