Bill Mauldin

The Opinion Department: Who We Are

Carolyn Lumsden ( has been with The Courant since 1992 as an editorial writer, op-ed editor and now editorial page editor. She was previously a reporter for the Associated Press in Massachusetts and a copy editor for Random House. Carolyn has a master's degree in communications from Stanford University and one in legal studies from Yale Law School, where she was a Knight fellow. She's married to Francesco Martini, a native of Italy, which they return to every summer.

Tom Condon (, deputy editorial page editor, is a columnist and chief editorial writer of The Courant. Tom is a native of New London, a graduate of the University of...