Amanda Gutterman is Editorial Director of Slant, a mobile-first news startup. She was formerly Associate Special Projects Editor at The Huffington Post. Amanda grew up in Washington, DC and is a graduate of Columbia University with a B.A., Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa, in English literature. Amanda previously worked for n+1 and The New Yorker. Her writing has appeared in The Huffington Post, The Brooklyn Quarterly, BKLYNR, and others, and has been cited by publications including The New York Times, POLITICO, and Foreign Affairs. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys watering her plants and making long lists.