Doug Irving

Lead writer for RAND Review, the flagship magazine of the nonprofit, nonpartisan RAND Corp.

Doug Irving is the lead writer for RAND's flagship magazine, RAND Review. Prior to joining RAND in 2014, he spent more than 15 years in daily journalism, most recently as the crime and breaking news editor at the Orange County Register. As a reporter, he covered beats ranging from city and county government to transportation to politics and investigations. At RAND, he condenses research reports into reader-friendly magazine articles illustrated with real-world examples. Irving graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.A. in Journalism/News-Editorial.