Anna is an Associate Principal at Civic Consulting Alliance. She joined the organization as a Senior Associate in January of 2019. She is currently working on projects with the Chicago Police Department as part of Civic Consulting Alliance’s Public Safety platform.
Prior to joining Civic Consulting Alliance, Anna worked in the Office of the Illinois Secretary of Education where she advised state leaders on issues including early childhood education expansion, K-12 accountability, and post-secondary access and completion. She oversaw a number of statewide initiatives in the role, including implementation of the K-12 evidence-based funding formula, strategy for higher education reform, and growth of work-based learning and apprenticeship opportunities statewide. Before her move to Chicago, she spent several years in Miami in both consulting and public education. She worked as the Manager of Consulting at Radical Partners where she helped social impact organizations grow and scale their operations. She also spent five years serving Miami-Dade County’s lowest performing schools as middle school teacher, high school literacy coach, and district curriculum specialist.
Anna received a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies and Gender Studies from The University of Notre Dame. She is a former competitive figure skater and enjoys indulging in group exercise classes, running along the lake, and exploring Chicago.