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