Anna brings an encompassing background grounded by her own lived and shared experiences within her communities. Her work operates at the intersections of systemic and institutionalized environmental racism. She assists on grant writing, DEI development work, donor relations, and fundraising communication strategies to further cultivate and strengthen existing and new partnerships for the organization. Before joining the team, Anna worked with MassDEP within the Diversity and Civil Rights Department to ensure that historic and systemic practices such as racial bias were confronted through a thorough, inclusive and equitable hiring practice. Prior, Anna also worked at ActBlue in their Partnerships Department to bolster their mission of propelling grassroots donors to transform structural power systems. Simultaneously, she worked on the 2020 Ed Markey re-election campaign as a Fellow. She holds a B.A. in History and Sociology with a minor in French from Boston University.