Advisory Board Bio: Annie Sherman Luke

Annie ShermanAnnie Sherman Luke, board secretary, is managing editor of Newport Life Magazine. She interned at SAIL and Offshore magazines during graduate school and prior to that was an editorial assistant at Newport Life Magazine.

She traveled to New Zealand during the America’s Cup and wrote about Newport sailors competing in the races. She was a reporter at the daily South County Independent when she was awarded a 2002 Metcalf Institute fellowship. Luke is writing her first book, Legendary Locals of Newport, due in 2014 by Arcadia Publishing.

She received her Bachelor’s in sociology from St. Anselm College and her Master’s degree in journalism from Boston University.