Marc Lacey is the national editor of The New York Times, responsible for an extensive network of bureaus and reporters across the country. He was named to this position in July 2016 after serving for three years as associate managing editor in charge of weekend coverage. He joined the Times in 1999 as a White House correspondent and went on to serve as Nairobi bureau chief from 2001 to 2006, as Mexico City bureau chief from 2006 to 2010, as the paper’s first bureau chief in Phoenix from 2010 to 2012, and as deputy foreign editor in 2012 and 2013. He began his journalism career as a reporter with The Buffalo (N.Y.) News and spent 10 years at the Los Angeles Times, where he covered South Bay, City Hall and Washington.
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