Austin American-Statesman veteran Mark Lisheron has joined Texas Watchdog as Austin Bureau Chief.
Mark is an award-winning journalist who anchored the Statesman's investigative reporting team. He focused on government accountability during two sessions of the state legislature and developed the column "Statesman Watch," through which he advocated on behalf of citizens navigating local departments and agencies. In addition, Mark specializes in media analysis as Senior Contributing Writer for the American Journalism Review, an affiliation he has had since 1995.
Here was one of his first stories