Alexa Imani Spencer is a journalist, maternal health writer, and reseacher. She has experience covering health, business, police, and education. Backed by data and research, she uses her natural storytelling abilities to convery important issues; including the Black maternal health crisis and the impact of gun violence on the lives of children. Her work has appeared in The Commerical Appeal, The Washington Informer, The AFRO, Black Enterprise, USA TODAY, and more.