Get to Know ANDERSON – Sailer

Political Intern

There’s a new member of the ANDERSON Team! Sailer is a passionate undergraduate student at Arizona State University pursuing a major in politics and a minor in Justice Studies—which makes her the perfect Matters of State Strategies intern! Learn more about her in the blog below.

Describe your role at Anderson in 10 words or less. GO!

“The communication link between MoSS and ANDERSON.”

What’s your go-to productivity trick?

“Usually when I’m procrastinating, I listen to Cody Ko’s and Noel Miller’s podcasts, or I listen to AMONG THE MISSING by Steve Stockton.”

What led you to this career path?

“My dad is a Republican and my mom is a Democrat. Growing up I got a feel for both sides, which led to the discovery of my passion for politics.”

If you could add one thing to the office what would it be?

“This one is hard since we already have amazing amenities like a ping-pong table and cold brew on tap. I think the only thing that would make this office better is if we had standing desks.”

What’s the best advice you were ever given?

“The love you show for someone is theirs to keep.”

Who inspires you?

“My roommate Amber. She is undeniably the strongest and most selfless person I know. Not only is she very intelligent, but she is very determined and is always on top of it. It’s very inspiring living with someone so committed.”

What are you passionate about?

“I am passionate about personal growth, both mentally and physically. We only have one life, so I am trying to make it my best one by taking care of myself and always staying open to learning and new opportunities.”

What is your favorite thing about this career field?

“My favorite thing about this field are the people. Everyone is so unique, and I love getting the opportunity to meet new people.”

Favorite place in Arizona? In Phoenix?

“My favorite place is Perfect Pear Bistro in Tempe. Best food EVER! Especially the spinach artichoke dip.”

What’s one thing you learned recently?

“I’ve recently learned how to navigate Basecamp—our communication platform.”

Guilty pleasure?

“Sweet tart ropes are not safe when I’m around. I think I can finish a whole bag in under 10 minutes!”

Favorite thing about ANDERSON!!

“The environment is unlike any other. There is never a dull day here.”