Anna oversees and manages the operational needs for CFRP including grant management, finances, human resources, and technology. She previously led the child wellbeing research team and managed child welfare and adolescent health and wellbeing projects. Anna's research interests include social inequality, poverty, and child wellbeing.
Anna holds a Master of Public Affairs from the LBJ School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. from the College of Social Sciences at Wesleyan University. During her time studying at the LBJ School, Anna co-authored a report on the conditions for youth who are housed in Texas county jails and served as a Graduate Research Assistant for a project on the reclamation of the U.S. Congress. Before coming to LBJ, Anna worked on international legislative strengthening projects for the National Democratic Institute.