Paul McMullen, a Baltimore native with four decades of experience in the newspaper business, has been appointed managing editor of The Catholic Review.
Mr. McMullen was a sports reporter at The Sun for 25 years, where his assignments ranged from interscholastic athletics to the Summer Olympics. Previously, he worked for the Capital Gazette Newspapers and began his career in the industry as a delivery boy for The News American.
Raised in Brooklyn Park, he attended the parish school at St. Rose of Lima and studied sociology at Towson University. He is the author of two books, and in 2006 he contributed the section on St. Francis of Assisi, Baltimore, to “First and Forever, The Archdiocese of Baltimore, A People’s History.”
“I am honored to join The Catholic Review and look forward to the challenge of improving an already great publication,” Mr. McMullen said.