Vice President – News
Years with CRN: 41
Background: News Director of the Connecticut Radio Network, covering politics and government at the Connecticut State Capitol for 41 years, and considered the dean of the Capitol press corps. Also has been a public affairs TV host for Connecticut Public Television and a freelance contributor to Connecticut Magazine, The Hartford Courant and The New York Times.
Last Book Read: Shakespeare’s Restless World: Portrait Of An Era by Neil MacGregor
Interesting Fact about Yourself: I’m an avid birder and photographer.
Who Would Play the Role of You in a Movie: Steve Martin
Words to Live By: “In covering news, whenever someone or something seems too good to be true–wait for the proverbial other shoe to drop.”
Mark Sims has been the State Capitol Correspondent for the Connecticut Radio Network since 1992 covering state government, the legislature, and a host of other new stories. Mark is a veteran Connecticut broadcast news reporter who has also worked at WTIC in Hartford, WELI in New Haven, and WMMW in Meriden.