About “Reporting Michigan”

Tom Gantert is an award winning reporter who has worked at USA Today as well as three Michigan daily newspapers in his 20-plus year journalism career. He has been a political reporter since 2000.

Gantert started his career as a part-time reporter at the Jackson Citizen Patriot in 1983 while still in high school. Since then, he’s worked in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Michigan.

Gantert has worked at the Citizen Patriot, Lansing State Journal and Ann Arbor News in Michigan.