Mark Mazzetti is a national
security correspondent for the New York
Times. In 2009, he shared a Pulitzer Prize for reporting on the
intensifying violence in Pakistan and Afghanistan and Washington’s response,
and he has won numerous other major journalism awards, including the George
Polk Award (with colleague Dexter Filkins) and the Livingston Award, for
breaking the story of the CIA’s destruction of interrogation videotapes.
Mazzetti has also written for the Los
Angeles Times, US News & World
Report, and Economist. He lives
in Washington, DC.