Khalil AlHajal – Board Member
Khalil AlHajal leads MLive’s Detroit newsroom, feeding stories and images of statewide interest to eight newspapers across Michigan. Before taking on editing responsibilities, AlHajal reported on Detroit politics and federal courts. He covered the city’s bankruptcy case, the overturning of Michigan’s gay marriage law and the conclusion of former Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick’s corruption case. He previously worked as a crime reporter at The Flint Journal, and an editor at The Arab American News in Dearborn, Mich.