Sarah Anne Hughes, a Pennsylvania native, has been an editor and reporter for a decade. Before joining the Capital-Star, she was the state capitol reporter for local news sites Billy Penn (Philadelphia) and The Incline (Pittsburgh), and a 2018 corps member for Report for America. Hughes previously lived in the District of Columbia, where she was managing editor of the alt-weekly Washington City Paper, editor-in-chief of news site DCist, and a national blogger for The Washington Post. She’s a graduate of American University and lives in Lancaster with her partner Matt and terrier Rudy.