Mark Conrad has covered politics and public policy since 2001, and has written for The Guardian and The Observer. Between 2001 and 2007, he was a reporter, and then online news editor, on Public Finance magazine. He previously edited Personal Finance Middle East and was the associate editor of a website covering financial services. From 2008, he worked for the Municipal Journal, where he has been the news editor since 2011. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.