About

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Sandy Mui is an experienced web producer in the nonprofit field. She is currently the content specialist at Everytown for Gun Safety, an organization she previously interned at. In her role, she develops and maintains content across Everytown’s websites. Before returning to Everytown, Sandy served as the digital communications coordinator at PEN America and communications associate at WITNESS. As a 2022-2023 Community Fellow at the Institute for Nonprofit Practice, Sandy is currently developing her leadership skills in the systemic context of social change work. Sandy is also a member of the Asian American Journalists Association and NTEN, and is a mentor alumna of the Girls Write Now community.

Sandy’s background is in journalism, having covered hard news, features, entertainment, and sports throughout college.​ She holds a BS in Journalism and Media Studies from the Macaulay Honors College at Brooklyn College, where she received the Vanguard Prize in Journalism. She also holds an MA in Liberal Studies (MALS) and certificate in Interactive Technology and Pedagogy from The Graduate Center, City University of New York.

 

At The Graduate Center, Sandy created two projects: Journalism and COVID-19: The Toll of a Pandemic, an interactive project focused on the toll of the coronavirus pandemic on journalism in the United States; and The Local Accountability Journalism Tracker, a project on local news stories that have sparked major change, which received the 2020-2021 MALS Capstone Project Prize.

An avid sports fan, Sandy supports the Brooklyn Nets and Tampa Bay Rays.