Stacy A. Anderson is an associate director of media and public relations at The Mount Sinai Health System in New York City.
She previously was a communications manager at The Brookings Institution, the largest U.S. think tank, where she secured feature stories about research on rising women’s labor force participation in USA Today and a job guarantee plan in Bloomberg’s City Lab.
As a communications manager for Johns Hopkins University, she promoted scholars as thought leaders in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, TIME, Fortune, Foreign Policy and The Voice of America, among others.
Prior to media relations and communications strategy, Anderson worked for The Associated Press reporting on first lady Michelle Obama, entertainment, U.S. foreign and domestic policies, race, demographics, technology and travel. She was a contributor to AP Radio and the AP Politics social media team. Her writing has also appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post and The Los Angeles Times.
Anderson has interviewed a range of public figures including Maya Angelou, Jennifer Lopez, Eddie Murphy, Mark Ruffalo, Alicia Keys, Dr. Jill Biden, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin and Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama.