Mark Orchard

      Mark Orchard is an award-winning Senior Broadcast Producer for Sinclair Broadcast Group’s Sunday morning news program Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson.

      Prior to joining Sinclair, Mark was an Executive Producer with the Al Jazeera America program America Tonight hosted by Joie Chen. Mark worked on the channel launches for both Al Jazeera English and Al Jazeera America. He led AJE’s DC-based newsroom for several years.

      Mark spent more than ten years as a broadcast field producer with the BBC. He’s covered conflicts across Africa and the Balkans, and every U.S. presidential election cycle since 1996. During President George W. Bush’s first term, Mark was a traveling member of the White House Press Corps.

      Mark began his journalism career as a trainee with Britain’s Independent Television News.