Walter Jones — Past President

Political Reporter and News Analyst, Augusta Chronicle

walterA Griffin native, Walter has been covering Georgia politics in Atlanta for the Morris News Service since 1998, and he’s been an observer of state and national politics long before that. He oversees a staff of reporters and editors who cover legislative delegations from across the state.

He writes a weekly column of news analysis on Georgia politics. Often, he’s been the first to report controversies like the photo-ID voting act and Republican plans for a gasoline-tax holiday.

In addition to being a noted newspaper reporter, Walter has also been a radio announcer, an award-winning public speaker and a leader in various civic and professional organizations.