Dan Gainor is the Boone Pickens Free Market Fellow and Vice President for TechWatch, Business and Culture for the Media Research Center. He has worked for the MRC for 15 years and writes a regular weekly column for Foxnews.com about media bias. He has appeared on several thousand radio and TV shows on nearly all major networks -- Fox News, Fox Business, CNN, CNNHLN, CNBC, ABC, NBC, PBS and many more -- to discuss biased news media.
He is a veteran editor with more than two decades’ experience in print and online media. He has served as an editor at several newspapers including The Washington Times and The Baltimore News-American. Mr. Gainor also has extensive experience in online publishing – holding the position of managing editor for CQ.com, the Web site of Congressional Quarterly, and executive editor for ChangeWave, published by Phillips International. He has worked in financial publishing in his last two positions, launching new services for ChangeWave and Agora Inc. Mr. Gainor holds an MBA from the University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business and a master’s in publications design from the University of Baltimore. As an undergraduate, he majored in political science and history at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. Mr. Gainor volunteers as a media and issues speaker with the Close-Up Foundation.