Rebecca Anzel is a freelance reporter based in Springfield, Ill. She previously reported from the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin‘s statehouse bureau, where she pitched, reported and wrote pieces on state government, covering legislative efforts, committee hearings, courts and lawmakers for Illinois’ legal community.
She earned her master’s degree in Public Affairs Reporting from the University of Illinois Springfield. The program is portfolio-based. Rebecca is also a graduate of Stony Brook University‘s School of Journalism on Long Island, New York, where she focused on multimedia techniques.
Affiliations include American Copy Editors Society, Investigative Reporters & Editors, Journalism & Women Symposium and Online News Association