Board Member Michael Lee Pope

Michael Lee Pope is an award-winning journalist who lives in Old Town Alexandria. He has reported for NPR, Northern Virginia Magazine and the Alexandria Gazette Packet. A native of Moultrie, Ga., he was raised in Durham, N.C., and went to high school in Tampa, Fla.

Pope has a master’s degree in American Studies from Florida State University, and he lives in Yates Gardens with his lovely wife Hope Nelson. He is the author of four books.