Michael Andersen is Senior Housing Researcher and Transportation Lead with Sightline Institute. Since 2006, he has been writing about ways better municipal policy can help break poverty cycles, with a focus on housing and transportation.
Michael’s work before joining Sightline in 2018 included reporting and editing for print and web in Longview and Vancouver, Washington, and Portland, Oregon.
He lives in Portland with a beautiful woman, a kid, and a cat. They park their car in the street.