Anne Stanton

Founder and Executive Director

Anne Stanton

Anne Stanton, a co-founder and executive director of the National Writers Series, has worked as an independent book editor, ghost writer and freelance journalist. She formerly worked as a reporter at the Traverse City Record-Eagle and Northern Express, writing award-winning investigative stories on crime, environment, health and social issues. She has  also written numerous profiles of the fascinating people who live in northern Michigan. Her work has appeared in the Sacramento Bee, the Traverse City Record-Eagle, Traverse Magazine, the Detroit News, the Detroit Free Press, and Hour Detroit. She has served as editor for Waist Away by Mary Clifton, The Good Fight by Greg Holmes and Katherine Roth, and Summer People by Aaron Stander. She has assisted with the research, organization and editing of Horse Soldiers and In Harm’s Way by Doug Stanton. She is also a founding partner of Mission Point Press, publisher of Storm Struck and Blood on the Mitten. Mission Point is poised to release Poison on Tap, the first national book on the Flint water crisis. Mission Point  supports independent publishers with editorial services, including editing, lay-out and publicity.
To contact directly, please call 231-631-1551 or email nws.astanton@gmail.com.