Assistant Managing Editor

Mark Pothier

Pothier joined the Globe in 2001 as the first editor of Globe South, and moved to the Business section eight years ago as senior assistant business editor. He served as deputy business editor until July 2013. Prior to coming to the Globe, he was a Nieman Fellow at Harvard University, where he also taught a journalism class for a decade. Pothier is also a regular contributor to the Globe’s Sunday Magazine. He is a graduate of Merrimack College and lives in Plymouth with his wife, Elizabeth, and their daughter, Elizabeth. He also has two grown children – Alexandra and Justin.

Latest stories

opinion | Mark Pothier

In the White Mountains, food makes strangers less strange

By , Globe Staff

Guests at Mizpah Spring Hut develop a sense of camaraderie over family-style meals.

opinion | Mark Pothier

Like Hitler, really?

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Criticism of President Obama has repeatedly been linked, directly or indirectly, to one of the most despised people in history.

opinion | Mark Pothier

The UMass tuition shell game

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The topsy-turvy cost formula has allowed state officials and others to market it as a — wink-wink — super bargain.

opinion | Mark Pothier

What Japan’s Olympic stadium fiasco means for Boston

By , Globe Staff

The futuristic structure was overblown from the start.