Mark Williams is Opinion Editor at the Baltimore Banner. He is responsible for bringing voices to the opinion page that represent a broad range of viewpoints and reflect the diverse communities and institutions that the Baltimore region comprises. He selects and edits opinion articles, essays, commentaries, and letters to the editor. Mark also contributes essays that apply his perspectives to exploring the culture and history of the Baltimore region and the people who live here. Those perspectives are informed by decades of opinion writing, editing, and reporting. His time in a variety of newsroom settings includes coverage of government, politics, and racial and economic justice issues.