Anna Sanders is the City Hall reporter for the Staten Island Advance. She was previously a news reporter at Metro New York. She graduated from New York University with honors in journalism and a degree in environmental studies. Her work has been published in MailOnline, amNew York, The Huffington Post, Audubon Magazine, The New York Observer, New York Press (now Our Town Downtown), Evanston RoundTable and Washington Square News. She has also done social media for The Chief-Leader and interned at former Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s press office.