Chief of Staff
Anne first joined Achieve in February 2012, where she honed her expertise in education advocacy and policy first as a Senior Policy Associate on Achieve’s State Policy and Implementation Support team and then as Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives, where she led Achieve’s Coalition Support Network – a network of 12 state-based advocacy coalitions that support college– and career–ready standards and aligned assessments. She then served as Director, Special Projects and Initiatives. Anne came to Achieve most recently from GreatSchools, where she served as Director, Local Engagement. Previously, Anne served as a Policy and Outreach Associate at the Institute for Higher Education Policy, where she managed the day-to-day activities of a coalition of 30 national organizations committed to increasing college access for underserved students, and as a Program Associate with the American Youth Policy Forum (AYPF), where she co-authored a compendium on the benefits of expanded learning opportunities for older youth. Anne began her career in education through Teach for America as a middle school social studies teacher in New York City.
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