About Elijah

Elijah "Eli" Anderson is an experienced writer, marketer and communicator with a passion for international travel and culture.

He currently serves as Marketing Specialist/Webmaster for Samaritan Medical Center, a position he assumed in September 2019. Eli is responsible for the hospital's website and social media, and he assists with marketing and media relations.

Eli also works remotely (part-time) as the Community Coordinator for Daily Overview - an environmental, educational, and artistic project that uses satellite photography to inspire fresh perspectives about how humans have shaped the landscape of our planet. Prior to this, he worked as Communications Coordinator for the Fort Drum Regional Health Planning Organization and as a Staff Writer for the Watertown Daily Times, focusing on news in the health care and nonprofit sectors.

Eli holds a B.A. in International Studies from Cazenovia College, where he also earned a minor in journalism. He has lived his whole life in the Northern New York, but enjoys traveling as much as possible. When not working, he likes spending time on the water, hiking, taking photos, and transforming his 1998 Ford school bus into a campervan.

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Eight days in Iceland: Times reporter and his father travel to the Arctic Circle

KEFLAVIK, Iceland — “Wow,” my dad said, looking out the back window of our Reykjavik Excursions tour bus. “Welcome to the moon.”