William Mattox

William Mattox is an award-winning opinion writer whose work has appeared in a number of major publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and USA TODAY (where he serves on the Board of Contributors).

Biography

William Mattox is an award-winning opinion writer whose work has appeared in a number of major publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and USA TODAY (where he serves on the Board of Contributors).

Mattox often writes about new research findings and cultural trends, especially those surrounding public education, family economics, arts and leisure, civil society, marriage and divorce, human sexuality, religion and public life, and the role of sports in society.  In addition to his writing, Mattox has spearheaded a number of media projects and educational programs for various non-profit organizations, including the James Madison Institute, where he currently serves as a Resident Fellow.

Mattox graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia's College of Journalism.  In 1997, he received the Henry W. Grady Distinguished Alumni Award from his alma mater; and in 2002, he was honored by Stanford University's Positive Coaching Alliance for his work promoting character development in youth sports.

Courses

CPAC Seminars

February 10th, 2011

WJI will offer editorial critiques, panel discussions and seminars for young journalists attending CPAC '11 in Washington, D.C., February 10-12, 2011.