Members of Boy Scouts of America Troop 182, troop leaders and supporters watch as Hunter Miller installs a small American flag on a fence that fronts eastbound Highway 12 between Grizzly Island Road and Marina Boulevard in Suisun City, Saturday. Dozens of flags were installed on the fence in advance of Memorial Day. (Glen Faison/Daily Republic)
Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid fan of the NFL's Washington team, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He's a member of the Fairfield-Suisun Twilight Rotary Club and a board member for the Solano County Library Foundation. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.