Marty Kaiser is the Howard Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism, where he is helping launch the new Howard Center for Investigative Journalism and working with the college’s Capital News Service
He is also a Senior Fellow at the Democracy Fund, a bipartisan foundation working to ensure that our political system is able to withstand new challenges and deliver on its promise to the American people.
Marty was Editor/Sr. Vice President of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from 1997 to 2015. Under his leadership, the Journal Sentinel earned a national reputation for its journalism and digital innovation, winning three Pulitzer Prizes. Editor & Publisher magazine named Kaiser its Editor of the Year in 2009 — recognizing his ability to increase investigative and enterprise reporting while developing one of the most respected newsroom cultures in the nation.