Saundra Sorenson is a journalist based in Portland, Ore., where she currently serves as the city reporter and social media liaison at Lake Oswego Review, and regularly contributes to Willamette Week and OPB.
She has reported, tweeted, live-blogged, photographed, and managed social media for alternative weeklies and newspapers of record throughout the Pacific Northwest and California. Her current beats include medical marijuana legislation, poverty and unemployment, city politics, and the Oregon Legislature.
Saundra is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara’s College of Creative Studies, where her literature emphasis allowed her to focus on a unique blend of expository writing and playwriting.
Saundra has served as editor on a variety of projects and publications.
An accomplished features writer (and something of a film critic), Saundra occasionally cameos in her friends’ side projects, including on a tarot card and in a comic strip. She enjoys using her considerable PR savvy to promote the projects she supports.