Mark Orchard

      Mark Orchard is a senior producer at Full Measure.

      Prior to joining the show, Mark was an executive producer on the Al Jazeera America program America Tonight. Mark worked on the channel launches for both Al Jazeera English and Al Jazeera America, and he led AJE’s DC-based newsroom for several years.

      Mark began his broadcast journalism career in the UK as a trainee with Independent Television News. After his training, Mark worked as an on-air reporter and producer for ITN in London.

      In the mid-90's, Mark joined the BBC as a senior foreign affairs producer. He completed postings in Europe and Africa before transferring to the United States to cover the 2000 presidential election campaign. Mark was a traveling member of the White House press corps during President George W. Bush's first term.

      Mark is a graduate of University College London.