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Anna Post
Writer/Columnist
Emily Post Institute

 Anna Post is Emily Post’s great-great-granddaughter and an author and spokesperson for The Emily Post Institute.

Anna is the author of Do I Have to Wear White? Emily Post Answers America’s Top Wedding Questions (January 2009, Collins), as well as Emily Post’s Wedding Parties: Smart Ideas for Stylish Parties, From Engagement to Reception and Everything in Between. As an author in her late 20s, Anna offers fresh ideas about wedding parties and events, informed by tradition, history, and the newest trends. Brides.com and Inside Weddings magazine. She speaks at bridal shows and other venues providing wedding etiquette advice and tips.

A graduate of the Emily Post Business Etiquette Train the Trainer Program, Anna is a popular presenter of Emily Post Business Etiquette Seminars. She has presented seminars at the University of Michigan, Ivy Funds, the University of Vermont, The Special Event 2008, ISP Sports and many other corporations, organizations and universities.

Giving advice on modern etiquette dilemmas is Anna’s specialty. She is a popular source for media outlets such asUSA TodayThe New York Times, the Associated Press, Weekend TodayFox & FriendsThe Wall Street JournalThe Los Angeles TimesThe Chicago TribuneThe Boston Globe, Forbes.com, O, The Oprah Magazine, and Real Simple.

Anna is a contributor to The Huffington Post and writes about etiquette in the 21st century at her blog, “What Would Emily Post Do?". She covers topics ranging from green weddings and business etiquette to politics and pop culture.

Anna worked previously for the Motion Picture Association of America and in the Washington, D.C. office of Senator Patrick Leahy. Raised in Charlotte, Vermont, she is a graduate of Phillips Andover Academy and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Vermont. Anna currently lives in Burlington, VT.


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