China Currents is delighted to welcome a new member of the China Currents Editorial Board. Dan Williams is an Associate Professor of Journalism at Lyndon State College in northeast Vermont. He was a Fulbright Scholar teaching journalism at Xian International Studies University during the 2012-2013 academic year. Before embarking on an academic career, Williams spent a quarter century in the news industry, including a 13-year stint at CNN. He has a Master’s degree in journalism from Ohio State University, where he was a fellow of the Kiplinger Program in Public Affairs Reporting.