Monday, 23 September, 2019

Anna Minard

Anna Minard serves on The Urbanist;s Executive Board and co-leads the election board. She is a freelance writer and copy editor and former City Hall reporter for The Stranger and author of the music column Never Heard of ‘Em. She’s also worked as a digital organizer at progressive nonprofits and spent six years as a bookseller. Her writing has appeared in The Stranger, The Seattle Review of Books, Crosscut, and Prairie Dog magazine in Canada. Follow her on Twitter @minardanna.
2018 was a funny election year. Faced with a spreadsheet of state legislative races long enough to make the election board’s eyes bleed, where dozens and dozens of candidates in urban and not-so-urban districts deserved consideration, a dedicated volunteer crew at The Urbanist dug into the process...